Average home price is $118,500 and the average rental rate is $786/month.
Carroll County offers a wide array of housing options, from estates, subdivisions and planned communities adjacent to golf courses, to renovated farmhouses with scenic vistas of green pastures, to historic downtown districts within easy walking to your favorite coffee shop. The Villa Rica area includes prices from the low $200,000’s to well over the million dollar mark, while affordable new and resale homes and townhomes start just over $100,000. The Temple area along the I-20 corridor offers some of the best buys in newer homes at just under $100,000.
Carrollton is the largest home market in Carroll County and offers diverse pricing in townhomes, subdivisions, golf communities and lakeside living. Senior living communities are popular in Carrollton with close proximity to services and amenities for the active retiree. Loft living is also prevalent in downtown Carrollton as several historic buildings have been renovated as condominiums. Apartment living is plentiful in the Carrollton, Bowdon and Villa Rica areas with prices ranging from $550 to $1,000 per month.
On the south and west sides of the county in the communities of Mt. Zion, Bowdon, Roopville and Whitesburg, one can still find the charm and low cost of rural small town living. Farms and homes with ample acreage dominate in the southern part of the county. Newcomers to the area are surprised at the affordable land prices in Carroll County.