Real Estate Market Update for 77070 (Houston, TX)
Welcome to January's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of December. The number of active listings was up 25% from one year earlier, and down 22% 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 just over 240-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 8%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 190-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 24% year-over-year, and increased 31% month-over-month. Despite a slight annual decrease, this upward monthly sales trend indicates positive momentum. 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 77070 (Houston, TX)
Area Information for 77070 (Houston, TX)
  • Population: 50,493
  • Median Age: 35.56 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 27 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 3,881/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 56.24%
  • Closest Airport: George Bush Intercontinental/houston
  • Closest College: Itt Technical Institute-houston North
  • Closest Jr. College: Commonwealth Institute Of Funeral Srvc
  • Median Household Income: $70,491
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 17%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $177,331
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Houston Astros
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 18.35%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 77070 (Houston, TX)
Median Age: 35.56 Married: 40% Number of Households: 20,341 Households with Children: 6,481
    • 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 77070 (Houston, TX)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Ischool High At University Park 1.0 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Hancock Elementary School 1.1 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Cypress Creek High School 1.1 mi Public 9-12 3-5 3
      Grant Rd Day Care & Kindergarten 1.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Matzke Elementary School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      The Woods Private School 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Moore Elementary School 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Bleyl Middle School 1.4 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      Lakewood Montessori School 2.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Greystone House 2.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Adventure Preschool & Windwood Christian Academy 2.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Ulrich Intermediate School 2.7 mi Public 6-8 3-5 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: 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.