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.
Methodology: NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data
With a population of 27,202, 8,606 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $505,543, Maple Valley house prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, Maple Valley real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Maple Valley, accounting for 85.57% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Maple Valley include row houses and other attached homes ( 5.97%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 4.32%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 2.82%).
Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Maple Valley. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 83.62% of Maple Valley's homes, and 80.06% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.
There is a lot of housing in Maple Valley 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 Maple Valley built between 2000 and later ( 40.27%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 3.59%). There's also some housing in Maple Valley built before 1939 ( 1.65%).
In the last 10 years, Maple Valley has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Maple Valley real estate appreciated 71.26% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 5.53%, putting Maple Valley in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Maple Valley definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.
NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Maple Valley's appreciation rate, at 4.66%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Maple Valley's appreciation rate has been 2.16%, which annualizes to a rate of 8.91%.
Importantly, this makes Maple Valley one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the city's near-future real estate investment strength.
Relative to Washington, our data show that Maple Valley's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in Washington.
One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Maple Valley differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Maple Valley - 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 Maple Valley real estate investment or home purchase decisions.
|$982,001 - $1,309,000||1.7|
|$654,001 - $982,000||14.5|
|$523,001 - $654,000||24.9|
|$393,001 - $523,000||33.7|
|$262,001 - $393,000||18.6|
|$131,001 - $262,000||3.5|
|$66,001 - $131,000||0.2|
|$0 - $66,000||1.7|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
2020 Q2 - 2020 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q3 - 2020 Q3
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q3
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Maple Valley HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||40.3|
|1970 - 1999||54.5|
|1940 - 1969||3.6|
|1939 or Older||1.7|
|TYPE OF Maple Valley HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||1.2|
|SIZE OF Maple Valley HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||7.38|