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As of 2010-2014, median price of a house in Creston is $87,300, which is lower than the state average of $126,300 and is much lower than the national average of $175,700. The Creston median house value has grown by 51.30% since 2000. The growth rate for the price of a house in Creston is about the same as the state average rate of 53.09% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. The median year that a house in Creston was built is 1954, which is older than the median year for a house built in the state which is 1966 and is older than the median year for a house built in the USA which is 1976.

Topics:House ValueHousing OccupancyYear Structure BuiltMortgage StatusMortgage Owner's CostsNone-Mortgage Owner's CostsUnits in StructureRoomsBedroomsHouse Heating FuelGross RentVehicle Available

House Value

Median Value of a Total of 2,327 Owner Occupied Houses in Creston, IA, #389
Creston, IA
87,300 USD
Iowa
126,300 USD
U.S.
175,700 USD
Median House Price Growth Since 2000, #372
Creston, IA
51.30%
Iowa
53.09%
U.S.
46.91%
Ranks: $50K or Less, $50-100K, $100-150K, $150-200K, $200-300K, $300-500K, $500-1M, $1M or More

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical house value data.

Housing Occupancy

 Creston, IAIowaU.S.
Total Housing Units3,680, see rank, 100%1,348,151132,741,033
Occupied Housing Units3,322, 90.27%, see rank91.40%87.55%
Owner Occupied2,327, 63.23%, see rank65.64%56.34%
Renter Occupied995, 27.04%, see rank25.76%31.21%
Vacant Housing Units358, 9.73%, see rank8.60%12.45%
For Rent26, 0.71%, see rank1.72%2.34%
For Sale Only104, 2.83%, see rank1.16%1.20%
Rented or Sold, Not Occupied64, 1.74%, see rank0.79%0.92%
For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use27, 0.73%, see rank1.48%3.97%
For Migrant Workers0, 0.00%, see rank0.01%0.03%
Other Vacant137, 3.72%, see rank3.45%4.00%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical housing occupancy data.

Year Structure Built

Median Built Year, #468
Creston, IAIowaU.S.
195419661976

Ranks: 1995 or earlier, 1960-1969, 1970-1979, 1980-1989, 1990-2000, 2000-2010

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical year structure built data.

Mortgage Status

 Creston, IA%IowaU.S.
Owner-Occupied Units2,327100%884,98474,787,460
With a Mortgage1,51264.98%, see rank61.75%65.58%
Without a Mortgage81535.02%, see rank38.25%34.42%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical mortgage status data.

Monthly Owner Costs for Housing Units with a Mortgage


Median Owner Costs, see rank
Creston, IA
966 USD
Iowa
1,181 USD
U.S.
1,522 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsCreston, IA%IowaU.S.
$299 or Less00.00%, see rank0.23%0.20%
$300 to $499543.57%, see rank2.39%1.59%
$500 to $69932621.56%, see rank8.63%5.01%
$700 to $99941827.65%, see rank23.95%14.32%
$1,000 to $1,49957638.10%, see rank35.90%27.90%
$1,500 to $1,999885.82%, see rank17.17%20.35%
$2,000 to $2,999412.71%, see rank9.44%19.52%
$3,000 or More90.60%, see rank2.31%11.12%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Creston, IA
19.00% of the Total Income
Iowa
20.00% of the Total Income
U.S.
23.70% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Creston, IA%IowaU.S.
10% or Less1107.28%, see rank7.42%5.86%
10% to 20%72247.75%, see rank42.29%31.95%
20% to 30%39426.06%, see rank27.59%27.64%
30% to 40%1228.07%, see rank10.63%13.74%
40% or More16410.85%, see rank11.73%20.29%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical monthly owner costs for housing units with a mortgage data.

Monthly Owner Costs for Housing Units without a Mortgage


Median Owner Costs, see rank
Creston, IA
434 USD
Iowa
431 USD
U.S.
457 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsCreston, IA%IowaU.S.
$199 or Less678.22%, see rank5.58%7.76%
$200 to $29911013.50%, see rank14.17%14.70%
$300 to $49935944.05%, see rank45.62%34.63%
$500 to $69922727.85%, see rank23.27%21.16%
$700 or More526.38%, see rank11.37%21.75%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Creston, IA
15.90% of the Total Income
Iowa
11.50% of the Total Income
U.S.
12.30% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Creston, IA%IowaU.S.
10% or Less26933.01%, see rank43.38%40.19%
10% to 20%27834.11%, see rank32.92%31.47%
20% to 30%12715.58%, see rank11.83%12.24%
30% to 40%263.19%, see rank4.69%5.64%
40% or More11514.11%, see rank6.38%9.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical monthly owner costs for housing units without a mortgage data.

Units in Structure

 Creston, IAIowaU.S.
Total Housing Units3,680, 100%1,348,151132,741,033
1-unit, Detached2,920, 79.35%, see rank73.88%61.65%
1-unit, Attached35, 0.95%, see rank3.72%5.82%
2 Units36, 0.98%, see rank2.37%3.75%
3 or 4 Units155, 4.21%, see rank3.38%4.43%
5 to 9 Units28, 0.76%, see rank3.70%4.78%
10 or More Units391, 10.63%, see rank9.11%13.08%
Mobile Home, Boat, RV, Van, etc.115, 3.13%, see rank3.84%6.49%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical units in structure data.

Rooms

 Creston, IAIowaU.S.
Total Housing Units3,680, 100%1,348,151132,741,033
1 Room64, 1.74%, see rank1.15%1.95%
2 Rooms80, 2.17%, see rank2.07%2.48%
3 Rooms228, 6.20%, see rank7.28%9.13%
4 Rooms479, 13.02%, see rank14.50%16.60%
5 Rooms915, 24.86%, see rank18.57%20.41%
6 Rooms695, 18.89%, see rank17.20%18.06%
7 Rooms502, 13.64%, see rank13.83%12.27%
8 Rooms348, 9.46%, see rank10.61%8.48%
9 Rooms or More369, 10.03%, see rank14.79%10.60%
Median Rooms5.60, see rank5.905.50

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical rooms data.

Bedrooms

 Creston, IAIowaU.S.
Total Housing Units3,680, 100%1,348,151132,741,033
No Bedroom69, 1.88%, see rank1.33%2.17%
1 Bedroom350, 9.51%, see rank9.36%11.16%
2 Bedrooms1,205, 32.74%, see rank28.37%26.69%
3 Bedrooms1,457, 39.59%, see rank38.82%39.70%
4 Bedrooms437, 11.88%, see rank17.31%16.05%
5 or More Bedrooms162, 4.40%, see rank4.82%4.22%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical bedrooms data.

House Heating Fuel

 Creston, IAIowaU.S.
Total Housing Units3,322, 100%1,232,228116,211,092
Utility Gas2,190, 65.92%, see rank63.45%48.85%
Bottled, Tank, or LP Gas37, 1.11%, see rank13.26%4.86%
Electricity1,043, 31.40%, see rank19.45%36.68%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, etc.0, 0.00%, see rank0.74%5.86%
Coal or Coke0, 0.00%, see rank0.01%0.12%
Wood15, 0.45%, see rank1.64%2.12%
Solar Energy0, 0.00%, see rank0.03%0.05%
Other Fuel37, 1.11%, see rank0.93%0.47%
No Fuel Used0, 0.00%, see rank0.49%1.00%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical house heating fuel data.

Gross Rent

Monthly RentalCreston, IAIowaU.S.
Occupied Units Paying Rent926, 100%324,46939,201,928
$199 or Less14, 1.51%, see rank1.67%1.50%
$200 to $29943, 4.64%, see rank4.14%3.18%
$300 to $499284, 30.67%, see rank16.06%7.37%
$500 to $699262, 28.29%, see rank29.77%16.01%
$700 to $999182, 19.65%, see rank31.63%29.17%
$1,000 to $1,49982, 8.86%, see rank12.90%26.88%
$1,500 to $1,99948, 5.18%, see rank2.30%9.79%
$2,000 or More11, 1.19%, see rank1.53%6.10%
Median$576, see rank$689$920

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gross rent data.

Vehicle Available

 Creston, IAIowaU.S.
Occupied Housing Units3,322, 100%1,232,228116,211,092
No Vehicles Available199, 5.99%, see rank5.69%9.12%
1 Vehicles Available1,156, 34.80%, see rank30.25%33.80%
2 Vehicles Available1,209, 36.39%, see rank39.60%37.48%
3 or More Vehicles Available758, 22.82%, see rank24.45%19.61%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical vehicle available data.


 
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