Real Estate Market Update for 08817 (Edison, NJ)
Welcome to November's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of November. The number of active listings was down 19% from one year earlier, and down 15% from the previous month. This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was 250-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 51%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 230-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 40% year-over-year, and held steady month-over-month. Even though sales figures were down from a year ago, the recent local market conditions were basically unchanged. 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.
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Map Information for 08817 (Edison, NJ)
Area Information for 08817 (Edison, NJ)
  • Population: 46,221
  • Median Age: 35.03 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 23.23 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 6.909%
  • Population Density: 4,327/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: .49%
  • Closest Airport: Newark Liberty International
  • Closest College: Rabbi Jacob Joseph School
  • Closest Jr. College: Middlesex County College
  • Median Household Income: $81,466
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 19.24%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.3 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $225,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: New Jersey Devils
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 28%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 08817 (Edison, NJ)
Median Age: 35.03 Married: 35% Number of Households: 16,097 Households with Children: 6,359
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 08817 (Edison, NJ)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Washington Elementary School 0.1 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Edison High School 0.4 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      St. Matthew School 0.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Thomas Jefferson Middle School 0.7 mi Public 6-8 2-5 3
      Lincoln Elementary School 0.8 mi Public K-5 3-5 3
      Yeshivat Netivot Montessori 0.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Little Flower Montessori School 1.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-2 0 3
      Lindeneau Elementary School 1.1 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      John Marshall Elementary School 1.2 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Benjamin Franklin Elementary School 1.2 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Rabbi Jacob Joseph Yeshiva 1.2 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      New Friends Chldcre And Preschool Inc 1.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Tutor Time Child Care Learning Center 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Rabbi Pesach Raymon Yeshiva 1.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Apple Montessori School 2.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      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
      Local Weather for 08817 (Edison, NJ)
        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.