Stanton, TX


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Stanton, TX Real Estate Data

Stanton Housing Market Information

With 2,936 people, 786 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $101,183, house prices in Stanton are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Stanton, accounting for 65.62% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Stanton include mobile homes or trailers ( 21.46%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.30%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 4.72%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Stanton. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 66.66% of Stanton's homes, and 68.88% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Stanton's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 46.63% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Stanton include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 38.88%) and housing constructed between 2000 and later ( 7.75%). There's also some housing in Stanton built before 1939 ( 6.74%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Stanton. Fully 11.69% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Stanton homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Stanton 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.

Stanton Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Stanton has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Stanton real estate appreciated 37.68% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 3.25%, putting Stanton in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Stanton definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Stanton that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Stanton real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Stanton appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 5.77%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 71.11% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Stanton. Stanton appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at -0.58%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -2.28%.

Notably, Stanton's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Stanton's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,228,000 0.0
$921,001 - $1,228,000 0.0
$614,001 - $921,000 0.2
$491,001 - $614,000 2.2
$368,001 - $491,000 3.8
$245,001 - $368,000 6.6
$123,001 - $245,000 21.2
$61,001 - $123,000 36.6
$0 - $61,000 29.3

Low for TX
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
78.0933419218832 65.1456310679612

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$759 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 66.66
Renters 33.34
Vacant 11.69

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 7.8
1970 - 1999 38.9
1940 - 1969 46.6
1939 or Older 6.7

Types of Homes

Single-Family 65.6
Townhomes 4.7
Small Apt. Buildings 7.3
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 21.5
Other 0.9

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.24
1 Bedroom 7.08
2 Bedrooms 19.78
3 Bedrooms 57.64
4 Bedrooms 11.24
5 or more bedrooms 3.03

Stanton Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q2 - 2016 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q3
125.69% 4.90% 10 10
* 10 is highest

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