Midlothian, VA

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Midlothian, 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 Q3 2018. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Midlothian Housing Market Information

With 91,286 people, 1,991 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $339,329, Midlothian real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

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

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Midlothian. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 80.10% of Midlothian's homes, and 67.74% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Midlothian 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 Midlothian built between 2000 and later ( 26.98%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 3.20%).

Midlothian Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Midlothian's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging 0.52% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Midlothian that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Midlothian real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Midlothian appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 6.86%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 71.54% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Midlothian. Midlothian appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.21%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 9.15%.

Relative to Virginia, our data show that Midlothian's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 90% of the other cities and towns in Virginia.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Midlothian differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Midlothian - 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 Midlothian real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Midlothian, VA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,236,000 0.5
$927,001 - $1,236,000 1.8
$618,001 - $927,000 8.3
$495,001 - $618,000 9.1
$371,001 - $495,000 17.6
$247,001 - $371,000 35.9
$124,001 - $247,000 24.5
$62,001 - $124,000 0.7
$0 - $62,000 1.5

Very High for VA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
15.6379562043796 17.9063360881543

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Midlothian Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2018 Q2 - 2018 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2017 Q3 - 2018 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2016 Q3 - 2018 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2013 Q3 - 2018 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2008 Q3 - 2018 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2018 Q3
75.43% 3.04%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,855 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 80.10
Renters 19.90
Vacant 4.78

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Midlothian HOMES
2000 or Newer 27.0
1970 - 1999 69.4
1940 - 1969 3.2
1939 or Older 0.4

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Midlothian HOMES
Single-Family 80.7
Townhomes 5.4
Small Apt. Buildings 1.5
Apt. Complexes 12.2
Mobile Homes 0.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Midlothian HOMES
No Bedroom 0.88
1 Bedroom 4.16
2 Bedrooms 10.76
3 Bedrooms 30.34
4 Bedrooms 37.40
5 or more bedrooms 16.46