Yacolt, WA


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Yacolt, 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

Yacolt Housing Market Information

With 1,686 people, 542 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $362,759, real estate costs in Yacolt 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 Yacolt, accounting for 88.20% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Yacolt include mobile homes or trailers ( 8.80%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 1.76%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Yacolt. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 75.83% of Yacolt's homes, and 82.57% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Yacolt 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 Yacolt built between 2000 and later ( 39.08%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 12.68%). There's also some housing in Yacolt built between 1940-1969 ( 7.92%).

Yacolt Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Yacolt have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 3.41%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Yacolt house appreciation rate of 0.34%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Yacolt that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Yacolt real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Yacolt appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 14.30%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 99.12% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Yacolt. Yacolt appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.08%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.56%.

Importantly, this makes Yacolt one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the town's near-future real estate investment strength.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,400,000 0.4
$1,050,001 - $1,400,000 1.7
$699,001 - $1,050,000 3.5
$560,001 - $699,000 10.4
$420,001 - $560,000 24.3
$280,001 - $420,000 30.6
$140,001 - $280,000 22.6
$70,001 - $140,000 1.4
$0 - $70,000 5.1

High for WA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
11.297316301418 24.822695035461

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Yacolt 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
71.84% 3.19% 6 9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,338 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 75.83
Renters 24.17
Vacant 4.58

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 39.1
1970 - 1999 40.3
1940 - 1969 7.9
1939 or Older 12.7

Types of Homes

Single-Family 88.2
Townhomes 0.7
Small Apt. Buildings 0.5
Apt. Complexes 1.8
Mobile Homes 8.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.53
1 Bedroom 1.94
2 Bedrooms 14.96
3 Bedrooms 66.90
4 Bedrooms 15.67
5 or more bedrooms 0.00

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