Real Estate Market Update for 60901 (Kankakee, IL)
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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 23% from one year earlier, and up 8% 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 90-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 13%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 50-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 7% year-over-year, and decreased 19% month-over-month. Fewer sales could indicate an opportunity for buyers to negotiate better 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 60901 (Kankakee, IL)
Area Information for 60901 (Kankakee, IL)
  • Population: 37,584
  • Median Age: 34.19 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 16.1 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6.25%
  • Population Density: 393/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: .55%
  • Closest Airport: Chicago Midway International
  • Closest College: Olivet Nazarene University
  • Closest Jr. College: Kankakee Community College
  • Median Household Income: $38,438
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 12.38%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.91 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $91,750
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Chicago Fire
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 7%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 60901 (Kankakee, IL)
Median Age: 34.19 Married: 26% Number of Households: 13,713 Households with Children: 5,090
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 60901 (Kankakee, IL)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Limestone Elementary School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 4-5 0
      Kankakee Trinity Academy 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      John Kennedy Middle Grade School 3.2 mi Public 4-6 1 0
      Kankakee High School 3.3 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Taft Primary School 3.4 mi Public K-3 2 5
      Lafayette Primary School 3.9 mi Public K-3 1 0
      Bishop Mcnamara High School 4.1 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Provena Fortin Villa Learning Center 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Aquinas Catholic Acad-hickory 4.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Proegler School 4.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Salt School 4.7 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Steuben Elementary School 4.8 mi Public K-3 0 0
      Impact Program 4.8 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      I Kan Regional Alternatve Att Ctr 4.8 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Kankakee Area Co-op Day School 5.0 mi Public 4-12 0 0
      Lincoln Cltrl Center-montessori Elementary 5.2 mi Public K-8 3-5 5
      King Middle Grade School 5.2 mi Public 4-6 1 2
      Edison Primary School 5.6 mi Public K-3 1 5
      Kankakee Junior High School 5.9 mi Public 7-8 1 3
      Mark Twain Primary School 6.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 1 0
      Grace Baptist Academy 6.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 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.