South Jordan, UT


Highest Appreciating South Jordan Neighborhoods Since 2000

South Jordan, 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

South Jordan Housing Market Information

With a population of 66,648, 16,748 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $416,623, South Jordan house prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, South Jordan real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

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

The large homes that make up South Jordan are primarily owner-occupied ( 80.04%).

South Jordan homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 54.93% of South Jordan'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 South Jordan real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 41.20%), and between 1940-1969 ( 3.05%).

South Jordan Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in South Jordan have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 2.62%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average South Jordan house appreciation rate of 0.26%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in South Jordan that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, South Jordan real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, South Jordan appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 8.87%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 90.34% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in South Jordan. South Jordan appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.95%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 12.32%.

Importantly, NeighborhoodScout’s exclusive research found that South Jordan'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 South Jordan's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 70% 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 South Jordan differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in South Jordan - 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 South Jordan real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

South Jordan, UT HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,233,000 0.4
$924,001 - $1,233,000 1.3
$616,001 - $924,000 8.3
$493,001 - $616,000 16.2
$370,001 - $493,000 34.8
$246,001 - $370,000 28.7
$123,001 - $246,000 8.0
$62,001 - $123,000 0.2
$0 - $62,000 2.1

Very High for UT
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
8.6311965311145 7.38255033557047

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

South Jordan 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
61.63% 2.82% 7 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,883 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 80.04
Renters 19.96
Vacant 5.91

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF South Jordan HOMES
2000 or Newer 54.9
1970 - 1999 41.2
1940 - 1969 3.1
1939 or Older 0.8

Types of Homes

TYPE OF South Jordan HOMES
Single-Family 77.1
Townhomes 8.9
Small Apt. Buildings 1.6
Apt. Complexes 12.0
Mobile Homes 0.2
Other 0.2

Home Size

SIZE OF South Jordan HOMES
No Bedroom 0.78
1 Bedroom 4.20
2 Bedrooms 11.37
3 Bedrooms 23.76
4 Bedrooms 22.71
5 or more bedrooms 37.18