Real Estate Market Update for 21157 (Westminster, MD)
Welcome to August's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of July. The number of active listings was down 11% from one year earlier, and down 6% 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 just under 330-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 18%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 240-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 45% year-over-year, and increased 17% 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: 37,576
  • Median Age: 42.08 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 30 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 490/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 8.16%
  • Closest Airport: Baltimore/washington International Thurgood Marshall
  • Closest College: Mcdaniel College
  • Closest Jr. College: Carroll Community College
  • Median Household Income: $73,087
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 10%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $253,300
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Frederick Keys (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 44.4%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 21157 (Westminster, MD)
Median Age: 42.08 Married: 43% Number of Households: 13,928 Households with Children: 3,857
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 School Rating Parent Rating
      Crest Lane Sda Church School 0.4 mi Private 1-8 0 0
      North Carroll Community School 0.8 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Westminster High School 0.9 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Carroll County Career & Technology Center 0.9 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      Post Secondary Program 1.0 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Carroll Springs School 1.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Christian Preschool & Kindergarten Program 1.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Crossroads Middle School 1.1 mi Public 8-8 0 0
      Gateway School 1.1 mi Public 6-12 1 0
      Robert Moton Elementary School 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Flexible Student Support 1.2 mi Public 9-12 2 0
      Carroll Christian Schools 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Pride Program 1.4 mi Public 1-5 0 0
      Friendship Valley Elementary School 1.4 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Winters Mill High School 1.5 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Carroll County Home & Hospital School 1.7 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Cranberry Station Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Westminster East Middle School 1.9 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Faith Christian School 1.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      St John Catholic School 2.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Westminster West Middle School 2.5 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      William Winchester Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Winfield Elementary School 7.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 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: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 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.