Real Estate Market Update for 08527 (Jackson, NJ)
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Welcome to September's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of September. The number of active listings was up 7% from one year earlier, and down 7% from the previous month. Even so, buyers still enjoyed a greater selection of homes today than they did one year ago. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was 350-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 1%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 290-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 19% year-over-year, and increased 1% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
Map Information for 08527 (Jackson, NJ)
Area Information for 08527 (Jackson, NJ)
  • Population: 55,204
  • Median Age: 40.26 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 30.14 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 647/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 29.79%
  • Closest Airport: Newark Liberty International
  • Closest College: Georgian Court University
  • Closest Jr. College: Ocean County College
  • Median Household Income: $87,495
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 12.29%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.8 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $290,858
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Trenton Thunder
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 34%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 08527 (Jackson, NJ)
Median Age: 40.26 Married: 42% Number of Households: 19,184 Households with Children: 7,205
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 08527 (Jackson, NJ)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Jackson Memorial High School 0.4 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      The Goddard School 0.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Goddard School Of Jackson 0.5 mi Private - 0 0
      Switlik Elementary School 0.5 mi Public K-5 0 0
      Jesus Harvest Time Academy 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Jackson Center Vocational School 3.0 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      N J Reg Day jackson 3.0 mi Public - 0 5
      Lucy N Holman Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Elms Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Carl W Goetz Middle School 4.0 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      The Learning Experience At Jasckson 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      St. Aloysius School 4.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Alpha School 4.8 mi Private UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Jackson Liberty High School 4.9 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Christa Mcauliffe Mid School 4.9 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      Kindercare Learning Center 5.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Howard C Johnson Elementary School 5.5 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Crawford rodriguez Elementary School 5.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 5
      Sylvia Rosenauer Elementary School 5.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.