Real Estate Market Update for 19464 (Pottstown, 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 up 14% from one year earlier and down 5% 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 just over 130-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 19% This higher numbers of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 160-thousand dollars. The number of units sold Decreased 22% year-over-year and Decreased 24% 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 19464 (Pottstown, PA)
Area Information for 19464 (Pottstown, PA)
  • Community Character: Stable Population, Moderate Residential Turnover, Suburb of Philadelphia
  • Population: 46,316
  • Median Age: 39.08 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 21.54 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Recycling Likelihood**: 103
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 1,807/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 10%
  • Closest Airport: Lehigh Valley International
  • Closest College: Ursinus College
  • Closest Jr. College: Katharine Gibbs School
  • Median Household Income: $55,275
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16.74%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.25 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $132,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Reading Phillies (aa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 27%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 19464 (Pottstown, PA)
Median Age: 39.08 Married: 44% Number of Households: 18,209 Households with Children: 6,754
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 19464 (Pottstown, PA)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Pottsgrove Senior High School 0.2 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      Ringing Rocks Elementary School 0.3 mi Public K-2 3-5 4
      Buxmont Academy 0.6 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Franklin Elementary School 0.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Lower Pottsgrove Elementary School 0.6 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Pottstown Senior High School 1.0 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Wyndcroft School 1.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Edgewood Elementary School 1.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Pottsgrove Middle School 1.1 mi Public 6-8 3-5 2
      Pottstown Middle School 1.1 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Rupert Elementary School 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      Hill School 1.6 mi Private 9-12 0 4
      Coventry Christian Schools 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Lincoln Elementary School 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      St. Aloysius School 1.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Kindercare Learning Center 1.8 mi Private K-K 0 0
      Wee Care Child Development Center 2.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 5
      Barth Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Progressions School 3.1 mi Private 3-12 0 0
      Stowe Lighthouse Christian Academy 3.1 mi Private 1-9 0 4
      West Pottsgrove Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-2 2-5 4
      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.