Sedro-Woolley, WA


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Sedro-Woolley, 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

Sedro-Woolley Housing Market Information

With 10,815 people, 4,095 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $273,551, Sedro-Woolley real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Sedro-Woolley, accounting for 67.42% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Sedro-Woolley include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 11.11%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 10.55%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 7.35%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Sedro-Woolley are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 48.38% owning and 51.62% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Sedro-Woolley 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 Sedro-Woolley built before 1939 ( 20.73%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 18.99%). There's also some housing in Sedro-Woolley built between 2000 and later ( 13.19%).

Sedro-Woolley Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Sedro-Woolley's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.54% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Sedro-Woolley that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Sedro-Woolley real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Sedro-Woolley appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 7.08%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 81.80% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Sedro-Woolley. Sedro-Woolley appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.67%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 11.11%.

Importantly, this makes Sedro-Woolley 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 Sedro-Woolley's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% 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 Sedro-Woolley differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Sedro-Woolley - 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 Sedro-Woolley real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Sedro-Woolley, WA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,269,000 0.5
$952,001 - $1,269,000 0.0
$634,001 - $952,000 3.0
$508,001 - $634,000 3.0
$381,001 - $508,000 7.9
$254,001 - $381,000 29.9
$127,001 - $254,000 42.6
$63,001 - $127,000 2.6
$0 - $63,000 10.5

Average for WA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
19.2693073948201 47.5177304964539

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Sedro-Woolley 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
57.83% 2.68% 3 7
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,125 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 48.38
Renters 51.62
Vacant 4.21

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Sedro-Woolley HOMES
2000 or Newer 13.2
1970 - 1999 47.1
1940 - 1969 19.0
1939 or Older 20.7

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Sedro-Woolley HOMES
Single-Family 67.4
Townhomes 3.6
Small Apt. Buildings 10.5
Apt. Complexes 11.1
Mobile Homes 7.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Sedro-Woolley HOMES
No Bedroom 1.61
1 Bedroom 12.77
2 Bedrooms 28.49
3 Bedrooms 45.52
4 Bedrooms 8.68
5 or more bedrooms 2.92

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