Real Estate Market Update for 85142 (Queen Creek, AZ)
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Welcome to January's Market Update. Let's take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of January. The number of active listings was up 16% from one year earlier and up 3% from the previous month This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month... was just under 290-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 3% This higher numbers of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 220-thousand dollars. The number of units sold Increased 11% year-over-year and Decreased 27% month-over-month Higher year-over-year figures indicate that more buyers have been finding what they're looking for. 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 85142 (Queen Creek, AZ)
Area Information for 85142 (Queen Creek, AZ)
  • Community Character: High Percentage of Family Households, Very Rapid Population Growth, Moderate Residential Turnover, Suburb of Mesa
  • Population: 61,113
  • Median Age: 32.96 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 30.91 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Recycling Likelihood**: 83
  • Sales Tax: 55%
  • Population Density: 790/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 610%
  • Closest Airport: Phoenix Sky Harbor International
  • Closest College: Arizona State University East
  • Closest Jr. College: Chandler-gilbert Comm Coll
  • Median Household Income: $76,224
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 20.91%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.33 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $140,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Azl Cubs (r)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 30%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 85142 (Queen Creek, AZ)
Median Age: 32.96 Married: 48% Number of Households: 18,560 Households with Children: 10,180
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 85142 (Queen Creek, AZ)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Leading Edge Academy San Tan 0.5 mi Public K-12 0 3
      Calvary Christian School 1.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      Patriot Academy 1.3 mi Public K-8 4 3
      Newell Barney Middle School 1.4 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      American Leadership Academy - Queen Creek 1.4 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Queen Creek Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 3-5 4
      Desert Mountain Elementary School 2.3 mi Public K-4 5 4
      Cambridge Academy East 2.7 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Frances Brandon-pickett Elementary 2.7 mi Public K-4 0 0
      Eduprize School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 4 5
      Arizona Project Challenge 3.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Queen Creek High School 3.6 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Jack Barnes Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-4 4-5 4
      Queen Creek Middle School 3.7 mi Public 5-6 3 3
      Canyon State Academy 3.9 mi Private 6-12 0 2
      Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Queen Creek 3.9 mi Public K-8 4-5 4
      San Tan Heights Elementary School 4.2 mi Public K-5 2 2
      Willie & Coy Payne Junior High School 4.2 mi Public 7-8 4-5 3
      Cortina Elementary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 4-5 4
      San Tan Foothills High School 6.2 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      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.