Real Estate Market Update for 34221 (Palmetto, FL)
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Welcome to May's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of May. The number of active listings was down 11% from one year earlier, and down 4% 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 190-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 7%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 150-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 3% year-over-year, and increased 5% 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.
Map Information for 34221 (Palmetto, FL)
Area Information for 34221 (Palmetto, FL)
  • Population: 39,791
  • Median Age: 42.28 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 20.63 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6.5%
  • Population Density: 724/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 24.32%
  • Closest Airport: Sarasota/bradenton International
  • Closest College: State Cllg Of Florida Manatee-sarasota
  • Closest Jr. College: Florida College Of Natural Health
  • Median Household Income: $43,285
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 17.59%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.1 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $105,900
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Devil Rays
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 19%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 34221 (Palmetto, FL)
Median Age: 42.28 Married: 34% Number of Households: 15,704 Households with Children: 4,384
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 34221 (Palmetto, FL)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Imagine Charter School At North Manatee 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 2-5 4
      Palm View Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-7 1 4
      Virgil Mills Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      Buffalo Creek Middle School 3.0 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      James Tillman Elementary Magnet School 3.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Blackburn Elementary School 3.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      The Port Academy 4.1 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Palmetto Youth Academy 4.1 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Lincoln Middle School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Gulf Coast Marine Institute 4.5 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Palmetto High School 4.6 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      Manatee School For The Arts 4.7 mi Public 6-12 3-5 4
      Palmetto Christian School 4.8 mi Private K-8 0 4
      Palmetto Charter School 4.8 mi Public K-8 4 5
      Palmetto Elementary School 5.2 mi Public K-5 1 2
      Suncoast Baptist Academy 5.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Core Learning Center 5.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 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
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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.