Real Estate Market Update for 76548 (Harker Heights, TX)
Welcome to September's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of August. The number of active listings was stable from one year earlier, and up 14% from the previous month. These latest figures mean that buyers had a greater selection of homes to choose from compared to the previous month. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just over 270-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 21%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 190-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 50% year-over-year, and increased 200% 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 76548 (Harker Heights, TX)
Area Information for 76548 (Harker Heights, TX)
  • Population: 28,240
  • Median Age: 32.91 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 23 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 1,820/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 55.2%
  • Closest Airport: Robert Gray Aaf
  • Closest College: Central Texas College
  • Closest Jr. College: Temple College
  • Median Household Income: $64,546
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 22%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $166,967
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Round Rock Express (aaa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 33.68%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 76548 (Harker Heights, TX)
Median Age: 32.91 Married: 41% Number of Households: 10,035 Households with Children: 4,189
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 76548 (Harker Heights, TX)

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Skipcha Elementary School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Harker Heights High School 2.0 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Mountain View Elementary School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Union Grove Middle School 2.7 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Eastern Hills Middle School 3.8 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Harker Heights Elementary School 4.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 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.
      Local Weather for 76548 (Harker Heights, TX)
        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.