Ogden, UT


Highest Appreciating Ogden Neighborhoods Since 2000

Ogden, 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

Ogden Housing Market Information

With 85,444 people, 30,016 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $150,538, Ogden real estate values are some of the lowest in Utah, although compared to real estate around the nation, Ogden homes are still considered rather expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Ogden, accounting for 62.42% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Ogden include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 18.33%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 12.87%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 4.38%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Ogden are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 53.55% owning and 46.45% renting.

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. Ogden's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 38.95% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Ogden include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 28.52%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 21.17%). There's also some housing in Ogden built between 2000 and later ( 11.36%).

Ogden Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Ogden have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 9.98%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Ogden house appreciation rate of 0.96%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Ogden that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Ogden real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Ogden appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 8.01%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 86.75% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Ogden. Ogden appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.99%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.18%.

Importantly, this makes Ogden one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the city's near-future real estate investment strength.

Relative to Utah, our data show that Ogden'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 Ogden differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Ogden - 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 Ogden real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,219,000 0.5
$914,001 - $1,219,000 0.4
$609,001 - $914,000 1.4
$488,001 - $609,000 1.5
$366,001 - $488,000 3.1
$244,001 - $366,000 9.1
$122,001 - $244,000 52.7
$61,001 - $122,000 25.7
$0 - $61,000 5.5

Very Low for UT
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
49.7392476268604 95.3020134228188

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Ogden 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
37.63% 1.87% 1 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,012 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 53.55
Renters 46.45
Vacant 8.48

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 11.4
1970 - 1999 28.5
1940 - 1969 38.9
1939 or Older 21.2

Types of Homes

Single-Family 62.4
Townhomes 4.4
Small Apt. Buildings 12.9
Apt. Complexes 18.3
Mobile Homes 2.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.50
1 Bedroom 13.30
2 Bedrooms 26.25
3 Bedrooms 32.91
4 Bedrooms 16.15
5 or more bedrooms 8.90