Pleasant Grove, UT


Highest Appreciating Pleasant Grove Neighborhoods Since 2000

Pleasant Grove, 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

Pleasant Grove Housing Market Information

With a population of 38,052, 9,799 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $269,855, Pleasant Grove real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Pleasant Grove, accounting for 61.36% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Pleasant Grove include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 17.85%), row houses and other attached homes ( 9.54%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 9.14%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Pleasant Grove. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 65.05% of Pleasant Grove's homes, and 53.00% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Pleasant Grove 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 Pleasant Grove built between 2000 and later ( 39.30%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 9.84%). There's also some housing in Pleasant Grove built before 1939 ( 4.18%).

Pleasant Grove Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Pleasant Grove have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 3.55%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Pleasant Grove house appreciation rate of 0.35%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Pleasant Grove that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Pleasant Grove real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Pleasant Grove appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 8.18%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 87.60% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Pleasant Grove. Pleasant Grove appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.90%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 12.10%.

Importantly, NeighborhoodScout’s exclusive research found that Pleasant Grove'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 Pleasant Grove's latest annual appreciation rate is higher 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 Pleasant Grove differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Pleasant Grove - 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 Pleasant Grove real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Pleasant Grove, UT HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,262,000 0.7
$947,001 - $1,262,000 0.4
$631,001 - $947,000 3.4
$505,001 - $631,000 6.3
$379,001 - $505,000 13.5
$252,001 - $379,000 32.4
$126,001 - $252,000 39.1
$63,001 - $126,000 1.0
$0 - $63,000 3.1

High for UT
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
19.7761631313723 38.255033557047

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Pleasant Grove 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
48.52% 2.32% 4 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,285 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 65.05
Renters 34.95
Vacant 3.50

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Pleasant Grove HOMES
2000 or Newer 39.3
1970 - 1999 46.7
1940 - 1969 9.8
1939 or Older 4.2

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Pleasant Grove HOMES
Single-Family 61.4
Townhomes 9.5
Small Apt. Buildings 9.1
Apt. Complexes 17.8
Mobile Homes 1.3
Other 0.8

Home Size

SIZE OF Pleasant Grove HOMES
No Bedroom 1.17
1 Bedroom 4.61
2 Bedrooms 14.96
3 Bedrooms 35.15
4 Bedrooms 17.86
5 or more bedrooms 26.26