Real Estate Market Update for 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
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 down 25% from one year earlier, and down 25% from the previous month. This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 250-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 100%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 180-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 100% year-over-year, and decreased 67% 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.
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Map Information for 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
Area Information for 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
  • Population: 23,703
  • Median Age: 43.36 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 19 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 437/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 19.89%
  • Closest Airport: Flagstaff Pulliam
  • Closest College: North Central University
  • Closest Jr. College: Yavapai College-verde Valley Campus
  • Median Household Income: $41,208
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 24%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $157,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Azl Rangers (r)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 25.76%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
Median Age: 43.36 Married: 41% Number of Households: 10,044 Households with Children: 2,366
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 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Center For Creative Education Charter School 7.7 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Mingus Union High School 9.0 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Mingus Online Academy 9.0 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Verde Valley Christian School 9.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Verde Valley Seventh-day Adventist School 9.2 mi Private 3-8 0 0
      Vacte - Valley Academy For Career And Technology E 9.2 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Vacte - Sedona-oak Creek Joint Unified School Dist 9.2 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Vacte - Camp Verde Unified School District 9.2 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Mountain View Preparatory 9.3 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Oak Creek School 9.3 mi Public K-8 2 0
      Dr Daniel Bright Elementary School 9.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      Arizona Izone Institute Online Program 9.3 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Cottonwood Middle School 9.3 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Cottonwood Elementary School 9.4 mi Public 3-5 1 0
      New Visions Academy 9.4 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Saint Joseph Catholic Motessori Preschool 9.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      American Heritage Academy 9.7 mi Public K-12 4 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 86326 (Cottonwood, AZ)
        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.