Draper, UT


Highest Appreciating Draper Neighborhoods Since 2000

Draper, UT 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

Draper Housing Market Information

With 46,774 people, 12,400 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $473,282, Draper house prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, Draper real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Draper is a city of large, single-family homes. In fact, there is a higher proportion of four, five or more bedroom homes in Draper than is found in 98% of the communities in America.

The large homes that make up Draper are primarily owner-occupied ( 74.16%).

Draper homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 50.74% of Draper's housing was built since 2000, making the city have a very new look and feel. If you like the amenities of newer homes and subdivisions, then you will probably like what the Draper real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 42.98%), and between 1940-1969 ( 3.44%). There's also some housing in Draper built before 1939 ( 2.85%).

Draper Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Draper have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 2.44%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Draper house appreciation rate of 0.24%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Draper that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Draper real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Draper appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 7.62%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 84.88% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Draper. Draper appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.94%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 12.31%.

Importantly, NeighborhoodScout’s exclusive research found that Draper's housing market shows one of the <a href="/blog/highest-appreciating-cities">top real estate appreciation rates in the U.S.A.</a> in the latest quarter, which may signal the city’s near-future real estate investment strength.

Relative to Utah, our data show that Draper's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in Utah.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Draper differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Draper - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Draper real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,219,000 2.1
$915,001 - $1,219,000 5.8
$610,001 - $915,000 19.5
$488,001 - $610,000 18.8
$366,001 - $488,000 23.4
$244,001 - $366,000 16.6
$122,001 - $244,000 10.6
$61,001 - $122,000 1.0
$0 - $61,000 2.3

Very High for UT
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
6.67408883159499 3.35570469798658

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Draper 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
56.94% 2.65% 7 7
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,571 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 74.16
Renters 25.84
Vacant 5.96

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 50.7
1970 - 1999 43.0
1940 - 1969 3.4
1939 or Older 2.9

Types of Homes

Single-Family 74.7
Townhomes 11.3
Small Apt. Buildings 2.7
Apt. Complexes 10.6
Mobile Homes 0.7
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.26
1 Bedroom 3.96
2 Bedrooms 10.64
3 Bedrooms 26.92
4 Bedrooms 22.83
5 or more bedrooms 34.39