Real Estate Market Update for 77079 (Houston, TX)

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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 April. The number of active listings was down 11% from one year earlier, and up 1% 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 530-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 16%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 530-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 61% year-over-year, and increased 14% 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 77079 (Houston, TX)
Area Information for 77079 (Houston, TX)
  • Population: 33,746
  • Median Age: 40.66 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 25 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 5
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 4,601/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 10.29%
  • Closest Airport: George Bush Intercontinental/houston
  • Closest College: American Cllg Acupuncture-orntl Medcn
  • Closest Jr. College: Remington College-houston
  • Median Household Income: $95,944
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 11%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $500,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Houston Texans
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 41.17%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 77079 (Houston, TX)
Median Age: 40.66 Married: 43% Number of Households: 13,264 Households with Children: 4,245
    • 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 77079 (Houston, TX)

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Stratford High School 0.0 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Thornwood Elementary School 0.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Memorial Private High School 0.3 mi Private 6-12 0 4
      Meadow Wood Elementary School 0.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Spring Forest Middle School 0.6 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Christ Memorial Lutheran School - Houston 0.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Nottingham Elementary School 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Yorkshire Academy 0.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Emmanuel Episcopal School - Houston 0.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Westchester Academy For Internatio 1.4 mi Public 6-12 4 3
      Wilchester Elementary School 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Rummel Creek Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Maurice L Wolfe Elementary School 2.3 mi Public K-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 School Review data by
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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.