Real Estate Market Update for 21157 (Westminster, MD)
Welcome to April's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of April. The number of active listings was up 1% compared to one year earlier, and down 2% 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 310-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 10%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 270-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 63% year-over-year, and increased 16% 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.
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Map Information for 21157 (Westminster, MD)
Area Information for 21157 (Westminster, MD)
  • Population: 36,984
  • Median Age: 40.78 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 26.29 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 483/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 7.96%
  • Closest Airport: Baltimore/washington International Thurgood Marshall
  • Closest College: Mcdaniel College
  • Closest Jr. College: Carroll Community College
  • Median Household Income: $74,097
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 11.32%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.65 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $230,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Orioles
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 41%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 21157 (Westminster, MD)
Median Age: 40.78 Married: 39% Number of Households: 13,683 Households with Children: 4,700
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 21157 (Westminster, MD)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Crest Lane Sda Church School 0.4 mi Private 1-8 0 0
      Westminster High School 0.9 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Carroll County Career & Technology Center 0.9 mi Public 11-12 0 5
      Flexible Student Support 0.9 mi Public 9-12 2 0
      Christian Preschool & Kindergarten Program 1.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Crossroads Middle School 1.1 mi Public 7-8 0 0
      Gateway School 1.1 mi Public 6-12 2 3
      Carroll Springs School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Post Secondary Program 1.1 mi Public 12-12 0 0
      Robert Moton Elementary School 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      Friendship Valley Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Carroll Christian Schools 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Winters Mill High School 1.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Carroll County Home & Hospital School 1.6 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Cranberry Station Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      Westminster East Middle School 1.9 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Faith Christian School 1.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      William Winchester Elementary School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      St John Catholic School 2.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Westminster West Middle School 2.5 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Winfield Elementary School 7.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 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 © 2015
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 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.