Columbus, OH, Home Values and Real Estate Market Overview
With 2018 in the books, Columbus, Ohio, has recorded a top year for growth in population, income, and housing prices. According to real estate agents, Columbus had the fourth hottest housing market in the country this year. That’s not a huge surprise to people familiar with the city.
Columbus is a hit with college students, businesses owners, art lovers, and anyone who loves craft beer. Home to Fortune 500 companies like Nationwide Insurance and American Electric Power, Columbus continues to be a desired community for families and singles alike.
Home values have risen over 7 percent in the past year and are still climbing, yet Columbus is still one of America’s most affordable cities to live in.
Below are just a few of the statistics you’ll want to know:
- Median house price: $186,000
- Median price per square foot: $121 to $131 in metro area
- Median monthly rent: $800 (1-bedroom) to $1,200 (3-bedroom)