Real Estate Market Update for 19403 (Norristown, PA)
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Welcome to January's Market Update. Let's take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of January. The number of active listings was down 6% from one year earlier and up 7% from the previous month This recent increase reflected a larger selection of homes for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month... was just under 240-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 14% This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 180-thousand dollars. The number of units sold Decreased 10% year-over-year and Decreased 46% month-over-month Fewer sales may be indicating more opportunity for buyers to negotiate better sales terms. 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 19403 (Norristown, PA)
Area Information for 19403 (Norristown, PA)
  • Community Character: Moderate Residential Turnover, Suburb of Philadelphia
  • Population: 42,671
  • Median Age: 39.52 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 22.62 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Recycling Likelihood**: 118
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 1,811/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 6%
  • Closest Airport: Philadelphia International
  • Closest College: Ursinus College
  • Closest Jr. College: Katharine Gibbs School
  • Median Household Income: $75,003
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 15.8%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.54 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $259,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Philadelphia 76ers / Philadelphia Flyers
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 21%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 19403 (Norristown, PA)
Median Age: 39.52 Married: 47% Number of Households: 17,414 Households with Children: 5,023
    • 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 19403 (Norristown, PA)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Visitation Bvm School 0.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Fairview Christian Academy 1.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Short Stuff & Co 1.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Norristown Area High School 1.2 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Magic Moments For Children 1.2 mi Private K-K 0 0
      The Pathway School 1.3 mi Private UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 4
      Whitehall Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-4 0 2
      Eagleville Elementary School 1.4 mi Public K-4 4 4
      Woodland Elementary School 1.5 mi Public K-4 4 5
      Jeffersonville Country Day School 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Methacton High School 1.8 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Marshall Street Elementary School 1.8 mi Public K-4 2 4
      Kindercare Learning Center 2.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Arcola Intermediate School 2.3 mi Public 7-8 4 4
      The Lincoln Center 2.3 mi Private 7-12 0 0
      Audubon Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-4 4-5 4
      Paul V Fly Elementary School 3.1 mi Public K-4 2-5 4
      Valley Forge Children''s Academy 3.1 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: and Onboard Informatics 2014
      Local Weather for 19403 (Norristown, PA)
        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.