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Belton

Why you'd want to live in Belton

Bell County, Texas is home to the City of Belton, located in the heart of Central Texas. Belton, established in 1850, boasts the famous Chisholm Trail. This route established economic regrowth after the Civil War and originally ran through the center of downtown. The City of Belton is proud to offer its residents one of the finest park systems in Texas with 145 acres devoted to family recreation. The City of Belton's park system includes 8.5 acres within neighborhoods and 11.2 acres for special uses such as athletic fields. The city has divided the use of devoted park acreage into three categories: Community Parks offer full amenities to the entire city. Heritage Park, Chisholm Trail Park, Yettie Polk Park, and Confederate Park are all designed to offer year-round recreational opportunities to the residents of the City of Belton. Neighborhood Parks are typically used for those residents of a particular neighborhood, usually under five acres and within walking distance from homes. The four neighborhood parks in the City of Belton providing hours of leisure time are Beall Park, South Wall and Quail Meadows Park. Special Purpose Parks are generally used for sporting activities, and the City of Belton has provided four complexes for area residents. They are Continental Field, Lions Field, Griggs Field and Jaycee Field. The real estate market in the City of Belton is surrounded by activities to fill your days. There is an abundance of restaurants, especially good ole Texas barbecue, shopping centers packed with antiques and the oldest family-owned department store in Texas. Rodeos, concerts and sporting events are always available to entertain local residents. Belton is home to the Bell County Expo Center (an amazing event center featuring concerts, rodeo, motorcross, and more), the Central Texas State Fair a wonderful museum, and a local library. For a truly relaxing day here, you may find yourself playing a round of golf or fishing away the day at Belton Lake.

Belton Market Report

$312,634

AVERAGE PRICE OF 416 HOMES

$245,983

AVERAGE PRICE OF 6 DISTRESSED HOMES

$1,925,997

AVERAGE PRICE OF 15 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

$322,140

AVERAGE PRICE OF 71 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$606,866

AVERAGE PRICE OF 34 HOMES WITH A POOL

$366,746

AVERAGE PRICE OF 13 REDUCED PRICE HOMES

Average Home

Average Price $312,634
Avg Bedrooms 2.23 beds
Avg Bathrooms 1.63 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

1 bedroom $122,499
2 bedrooms $114,246
3 bedrooms $309,799
4 bedrooms $329,682
5 bedrooms $456,687
Belton Home Price Trends
  6/2019 5/2019 4/2019 3/2019 2/2019
Total Listings 408 380 378 360 346
Average Price $301,664 $312,012 $303,213 $313,646 $309,989
Avg Price Change -3.43% +2.90% -3.44% +1.18% +3.03%
Median Price $217,528 $224,924 $214,341 $212,957 $199,873
Med Price Change -3.40% +4.94% +0.65% +6.55% +2.95%
Avg Bedrooms 2.18 beds 2.24 beds 2.26 beds 2.14 beds 2.06 beds
Avg Bathrooms 1.59 baths 1.64 baths 1.65 baths 1.56 baths 1.51 baths
Home Price by High School
School Name Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Site
Belton 35 $368,444 155 days
Belton High School 127 $294,127 139 days
Harker Heights High School 5 $330,999 257 days
Killeen High School 1 $113,500 46 days
Salado High School 3 $806,000 132 days
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Site
All Homes 416 $312,634 136 days
Distressed Homes 6 $245,983 101 days
Multi-Million Dollar Homes 15 $1,925,997 221 days
Newly Built Homes 71 $322,140 105 days
Homes with a Pool 34 $606,866 103 days
Reduced Price Homes 13 $366,746 84 days

School Data

Highly Rated Belton Schools

9

SPARTA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Elementary School
Public

8

BELTON MIDDLE SCHOOL CLOSED
Middle School
Public

8

LAKE BELTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Middle School
Public