Victoria, VA


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Victoria, 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

Victoria Housing Market Information

With a population of 1,677, 789 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $114,011, house prices in Victoria are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Victoria, accounting for 83.82% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Victoria include mobile homes or trailers ( 5.71%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 5.39%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 4.56%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Victoria are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 63.50% owning and 36.50% 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. Victoria's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 50.52% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Victoria include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 26.97%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 19.92%). There's also some housing in Victoria built between 2000 and later ( 2.59%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Victoria. Fully 18.15% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Victoria homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Victoria 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.

Victoria Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Victoria's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.73% during the period.

Over the last year, Victoria appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Victoria's appreciation rate has been 1.12%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Victoria were at -1.60%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -6.23%.

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

Relative to Virginia, our data show that Victoria's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in Virginia.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,044,000 0.5
$782,001 - $1,044,000 1.0
$522,001 - $782,000 2.4
$417,001 - $522,000 0.7
$313,001 - $417,000 4.3
$209,001 - $313,000 13.4
$104,001 - $209,000 30.5
$52,001 - $104,000 31.5
$0 - $52,000 15.7

Low for VA
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
68.929450369155 79.6398891966759

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Victoria 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
64.69% 2.93% 8 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$886 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 63.50
Renters 36.50
Vacant 18.15

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 2.6
1970 - 1999 27.0
1940 - 1969 50.5
1939 or Older 19.9

Types of Homes

Single-Family 83.8
Townhomes 0.5
Small Apt. Buildings 4.6
Apt. Complexes 5.4
Mobile Homes 5.7
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.52
1 Bedroom 6.54
2 Bedrooms 31.95
3 Bedrooms 44.92
4 Bedrooms 12.24
5 or more bedrooms 3.84

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