Real Estate Market Update for Apache Junction, AZ
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Welcome to March'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 up 14% from one year earlier, and down 13% 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 just over 130-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 69%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 120-thousand dollars. The number of units sold was consistent year-over-year, and increased 16% 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.
Map Information for Apache Junction, AZ
Area Information for Apache Junction, AZ
  • Population: 41,721
  • Median Age: 47.17 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 29.59 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8.5%
  • Population Density: 1,192/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 27.09%
  • Closest Airport: Phoenix-mesa Gateway
  • Closest College: Arizonia State University-polytech
  • Closest Jr. College: Central Az College-superstition Mtn Cmps
  • Median Household Income: $40,081
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 23.87%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.2 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $90,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Diamondbacks
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 22%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Apache Junction, AZ
Median Age: 47.17 Married: 39% Number of Households: 16,838 Households with Children: 3,792
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 Apache Junction, AZ

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Desert Vista Elementary School 2.1 mi Public K-6 3 4
      Sonoran Desert School 3.4 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Mountain Brook Montessori Academy 3.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Four Peaks Elementary School 4.9 mi Public K-6 2 4
      Avalon Elementary School 5.0 mi Public K-8 1 4
      Cactus Canyon Junior High School 5.0 mi Public 7-8 3 3
      Apex Academy 5.1 mi Public 7-9 0 0
      Apache Trail High School 5.1 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Morningstar Academy 5.4 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Excalibur Charter School 5.5 mi Public 9-12 0 2
      Apache Junction High School 5.5 mi Public 9-12 3-5 3
      Superstition Mountain Elementary School 5.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 3
      Imagine Middle At Superstition 5.5 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Imagine Prep Superstition 5.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Mountain Shadows Education Center 5.5 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Peralta Trail Elementary School 6.7 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Evit-apache Junction 22.9 mi Public 9-12 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: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
      Local Weather for Apache Junction, AZ
        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.