Watkins Real Estate Market Overview

Could Watkins, Newport News, VA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Watkins. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods near Wat...kins such as South Morrison and Sedgefield. When you’re ready, Trulia has 39 resale and new homes in Watkins lined up for you, including 1 open house, and 12 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$177,500

Median Sales Price

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$119

Price Per Sqft

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$1,347

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Watkins show a 20% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -4% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Watkins for Mar 23 to Jun 22 was $177,500 based on 12 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Watkins was $119, an increase of 8% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Watkins for May 23 to Jun 23 was $1,347.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Watkins has very low crime relative to the rest of Newport News County.

Knowing more about crime activity in Watkins can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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480

Counts of Theft

186

Counts of Assault

115

Counts of Arrest


Schools in Watkins

School data is currently unavailable. Use the map above to find the best schools in Watkins.


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Watkins by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
43%
Single residents
Home owners
72%
Home owners
Median age
34
Median age
Household income
$49,091
Median household income
College educated
17%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Watkins commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
97% commute by car
0% commute by bike
1% commute by public transportation
2% commute by foot

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