Seabrook, TX


Highest Appreciating Seabrook Neighborhoods Since 2000

Seabrook, TX Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Seabrook Housing Market Information

With a population of 13,716, 5,003 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $200,723, Seabrook real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Seabrook, accounting for 58.04% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Seabrook include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 33.74%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.33%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 2.65%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Seabrook are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 61.22% owning and 38.78% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Seabrook built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Seabrook built between 2000 and later ( 27.23%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 12.72%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Seabrook. Fully 11.12% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Seabrook homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Seabrook real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.

Seabrook Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Seabrook have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 10.83%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Seabrook house appreciation rate of 1.03%.

Over the last year, Seabrook appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Seabrook's appreciation rate has been -5.02%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Seabrook were at -0.09%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -0.38%.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Seabrook's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,044,000 0.0
$783,001 - $1,044,000 2.0
$522,001 - $783,000 3.8
$418,001 - $522,000 2.3
$313,001 - $418,000 6.1
$209,001 - $313,000 27.1
$105,001 - $209,000 47.2
$52,001 - $105,000 5.9
$0 - $52,000 5.5

Very High for TX
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
32.0520332825501 16.8287937743191

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Seabrook Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
44.53% 2.16% 1 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,098 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 61.22
Renters 38.78
Vacant 11.12

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 27.2
1970 - 1999 60.0
1940 - 1969 12.7
1939 or Older 0.0

Types of Homes

Single-Family 58.0
Townhomes 2.6
Small Apt. Buildings 5.3
Apt. Complexes 33.7
Mobile Homes 0.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.24
1 Bedroom 19.03
2 Bedrooms 23.59
3 Bedrooms 21.50
4 Bedrooms 23.02
5 or more bedrooms 11.62