Real Estate Market Update for 94952 (Petaluma, CA)
Welcome to April's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of March. The number of active listings was down 33% from one year earlier, and down 34% 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 720-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 23%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 750-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 47% year-over-year, and increased more than 100% 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 94952 (Petaluma, CA)
Area Information for 94952 (Petaluma, CA)
  • Population: 33,869
  • Median Age: 43.41 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 29 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 187/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 5.36%
  • Closest Airport: Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma County
  • Closest College: Sonoma State University
  • Closest Jr. College: College Of Marin-indian Valley Campus
  • Median Household Income: $76,295
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 12%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $561,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: San Francisco Giants
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 33.17%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 94952 (Petaluma, CA)
Median Age: 43.41 Married: 43% Number of Households: 13,459 Households with Children: 3,603
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 94952 (Petaluma, CA)

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Laguna Elementary School 2.1 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Two Rock Elementary School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 0
      Wilson Elementary School 5.1 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Lincoln Elementary School 5.1 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Liberty Elementary School 5.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 0
      Liberty Primary School 5.7 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Union Elementary School 6.2 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Sixth Grade Charter Academy At Petaluma Jr. High 6.3 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Petaluma Junior High School 6.3 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Crossroads School 6.3 mi Public 7-9 0 0
      Cinnabar Elementary 6.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Cinnabar Charter School 6.5 mi Public K-7 2 0
      Valley Vista Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Mary Collins School At Cherry Valley 6.7 mi Public K-8 4 4
      Petaluma High School 6.9 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      St. Vincent De Paul High School 6.9 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Carpe Diem High (continuation) School 7.0 mi Public 9-12 2 0
      Petaluma Evening High School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      St. Vincent De Paul Elementary School 7.1 mi Catholic K-8 0 0
      Dunham Elementary School 7.2 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Dunham Charter School 7.2 mi Public K-6 3 0
      Little Oaks Montessori Preschool And Kindergarten 7.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Mcnear Elementary School 7.4 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Grant Elementary School 7.8 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Petaluma Accelerated Charter 7.8 mi Public 7-8 0 0
      Mckinley Elementary School 7.8 mi Public 4-6 3 0
      San Antonio High (continuation) School 8.0 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Live Oak Charter School 8.0 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Valley Oaks High (alternative) School 8.0 mi Public 7-12 4 0
      Valley Oaks Elementary (alternative) School 8.0 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Spring Hill Montessori School 8.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 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 © 2015. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
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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.