Capron, VA


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Capron, VA 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

Capron Housing Market Information

With a population of 157, 42 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $135,192, house prices in Capron are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Capron, accounting for 98.25% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Capron include mobile homes or trailers ( 1.75%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Capron. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 80.95% of Capron's homes, and 64.91% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

The housing in Capron was primarily built before 1939 ( 47.37%), making the housing stock in Capron some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Capron. The next most important housing age is between 1940-1969 ( 31.58%), followed by between 1970-1999 ( 21.05%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Capron. Fully 26.32% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Capron homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Capron 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.

Capron Home Appreciation Rates

Capron's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Capron during the period has been just -1.38%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Over the last year, Capron appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Capron's appreciation rate has been 0.29%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Capron were at -1.60%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -6.23%.

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

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,030,000 0.0
$773,001 - $1,030,000 0.0
$516,001 - $773,000 0.0
$412,001 - $516,000 0.0
$309,001 - $412,000 7.2
$206,001 - $309,000 22.4
$103,001 - $206,000 31.8
$52,001 - $103,000 19.8
$0 - $52,000 18.8

Low for VA
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
57.0784015000586 70.6371191135734

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Capron 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
63.06% 2.87% 7 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,121 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 80.95
Renters 19.05
Vacant 26.32

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 0.0
1970 - 1999 21.1
1940 - 1969 31.6
1939 or Older 47.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 98.2
Townhomes 0.0
Small Apt. Buildings 0.0
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 1.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 0.00
2 Bedrooms 29.82
3 Bedrooms 31.58
4 Bedrooms 33.33
5 or more bedrooms 5.26

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