About Augusta

Housing

The Augusta Metro Area offers a variety of housing options. Everything from a robust new housing market to established neighborhoods with unique Southern charm. The cost of real estate in the Augusta market is more than 20% less than the national average and compliments the overall lower cost of living and cost of doing business in Augusta.

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Augusta’s Housing Information

Housing Augusta-Richmond County, GA United States
Median Home Age 36 37
Median Home Cost $102,300 $170,100
Home Appreciation 10 years 13.40% 12.70%
Homes Owned 47.59% 57.34%
Housing Vacant 15.21% 12.47%
Homes Rented 37.20% 30.19%
OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING UNITS BY VALUE
Less Than $20,000 3.96% 3.30%
$20,000 to $39,999 5.41% 3.44%
$40,000 to $59,999 7.65% 4.18%
$60,000 to $79,999 14.30% 5.80%
$80,000 to $99,999 17.10% 7.08%
$100,000 to $149,999 26.04% 15.77%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.19% 15.03%
$200,000 to $299,999 7.20% 18.50%
$300,000 to $399,999 2.52% 10.39%
$400,000 to $499,999 1.48% 5.66%
$500,000 to $749,999 0.96% 6.39%
$750,000 to $999,999 0.52% 2.28%
$1,000,000 or more 0.67% 2.18%
HOUSING UNITS BY YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
2010 and newer 0.60% 0.29%
2000 to 2009 12.10% 14.18%
1990 to 1999 13.41% 13.96%
1980 to 1989 15.80% 13.99%
1970 to 1979 20.04% 16.09%
1960 to 1969 13.41% 13.96%
1950 to 1959 10.62% 11.05%
1940 to 1949 5.69% 5.59%
1939 or Earlier 7.92% 13.68%
Source: Sperling’s Places Rated, January 2017
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