Real Estate Market Update for 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
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 up 100% from one year earlier, and down 20% 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 200-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 25%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 140-thousand dollars. The number of units sold was consistent year-over-year, and increased 100% month-over-month. These latest figures could 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.
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Map Information for 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
Area Information for 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
  • Population: 23,319
  • Median Age: 42.89 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 13.98 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 9.35%
  • Population Density: 431/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 19.29%
  • Closest Airport: Flagstaff Pulliam
  • Closest College: North Central University
  • Closest Jr. College: Yavapai College-verde Valley Campus
  • Median Household Income: $39,518
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 19.75%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.79 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $109,534
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Phoenix Coyotes
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 23%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
Median Age: 42.89 Married: 35% Number of Households: 9,949 Households with Children: 2,478
    • 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 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Center For Creative Education Charter School 7.8 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Dr Daniel Bright Elementary School 7.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 5
      Mountain View Preparatory 8.9 mi Public K-8 4 5
      Mingus Online Academy 9.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Mingus Union High School 9.0 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      The Academy At Mingus 9.0 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Verde Valley Christian School 9.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Verde Valley Seventh-day Adventist School 9.2 mi Private 3-8 0 0
      Oak Creek School 9.2 mi Public K-8 2 3
      Camp Verde Unified School District 9.3 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Valley Academy For Career And Technology Education 9.3 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Sedona-oak Creek Joint Unified School District 9.3 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Cottonwood Elementary School 9.3 mi Public 3-5 2 5
      New Visions Academy 9.4 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Cottonwood Middle School 9.4 mi Public 6-8 2 4
      Saint Joseph Catholic Motessori Preschool 9.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Arizona Upgrade Academy 9.5 mi Public 5-8 0 0
      Accelerated Learning Charter School 9.6 mi Public K-8 0 4
      American Heritage Academy 9.7 mi Public K-12 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
      Local Weather for 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
        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.