Wildwood, MO Real Estate Market

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 Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Wildwood, MO Housing Market Trends

With 35,432 people, 12,438 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $400,844, Wildwood house prices are not only among the most expensive in Missouri, Wildwood real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Wildwood is a city of large, single-family homes. In fact, there is a higher proportion of four, five or more bedroom homes in Wildwood than is found in 98% of the communities in America.

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Wildwood. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 91.02% of Wildwood's homes, and 74.75% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Wildwood 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 Wildwood built between 2000 and later ( 16.25%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 2.76%). There's also some housing in Wildwood built before 1939 ( 2.38%).

Wildwood Home Appreciation Rates

Wildwood's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Wildwood during the period has been just 2.82%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

Over the last year, Wildwood appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Wildwood's appreciation rate has been 5.53%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Wildwood were at 2.15%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.89%.

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

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Wildwood differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Wildwood - 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 Wildwood real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$400,844

Wildwood, MO HOME PRICES

> $1,142,000
2.4%
2.4%
$857,001 - $1,142,000
4.6%
4.6%
$571,001 - $857,000
17.7%
17.7%
$457,001 - $571,000
16.8%
16.8%
$342,001 - $457,000
29.5%
29.5%
$228,001 - $342,000
20.7%
20.7%
$114,001 - $228,000
6.5%
6.5%
$57,001 - $114,000
1.0%
1.0%
$0 - $57,000
0.9%
0.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

Very High for MO

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
12,438

Wildwood Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
MO*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2021 Q1 - 2021 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2020 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2019 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2016 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2011 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2021 Q2
56.60% 2.11%
3
3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$1,543 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
91.0%
91.0%
Renters
9.0%
9.0%
Vacant
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
16.2%
16.2%
1970 - 1999
78.6%
78.6%
1940 - 1969
2.8%
2.8%
1939 or Older
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
92.1%
92.1%
Townhomes
1.8%
1.8%
Small Apt. Buildings
0.5%
0.5%
Apt. Complexes
5.4%
5.4%
Mobile Homes
0.1%
0.1%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
0.2%
0.2%
1 Bedroom
1.7%
1.7%
2 Bedrooms
7.8%
7.8%
3 Bedrooms
26.8%
26.8%
4 Bedrooms
47.9%
47.9%
5 or more bedrooms
15.6%
15.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES