Orting, WA


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Orting, WA 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

Orting Housing Market Information

With 7,446 people, 2,304 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $317,733, real estate costs in Orting are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive Washington communities.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Orting, accounting for 88.00% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Orting include mobile homes or trailers ( 5.18%), row houses and other attached homes ( 3.93%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.89%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Orting. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 76.65% of Orting's homes, and 78.73% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

Orting homes and real estate are some of the newest in America. 51.20% of Orting'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 Orting real estate market has to offer. Quite a bit of the housing here was also built between 1970-1999 ( 35.35%), and between 1940-1969 ( 8.99%). There's also some housing in Orting built before 1939 ( 4.45%).

Orting Home Appreciation Rates

Orting's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Orting during the period has been just -1.33%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Orting that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Orting real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Orting appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 9.92%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 93.68% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Orting. Orting appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.83%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 11.81%.

Importantly, this makes Orting 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 Orting's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Washington.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,305,000 0.4
$979,001 - $1,305,000 0.0
$653,001 - $979,000 0.0
$522,001 - $653,000 2.3
$391,001 - $522,000 10.6
$261,001 - $391,000 40.6
$130,001 - $261,000 34.0
$65,001 - $130,000 6.9
$0 - $65,000 5.2

High for WA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
14.7544825969764 34.7517730496454

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Orting 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
43.80% 2.13% 1 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,507 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 76.65
Renters 23.35
Vacant 7.54

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 51.2
1970 - 1999 35.4
1940 - 1969 9.0
1939 or Older 4.5

Types of Homes

Single-Family 88.0
Townhomes 3.9
Small Apt. Buildings 2.9
Apt. Complexes 0.0
Mobile Homes 5.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 1.20
2 Bedrooms 15.13
3 Bedrooms 47.63
4 Bedrooms 31.10
5 or more bedrooms 4.94

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