Real Estate Market Update for Austin, TX
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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 down 23% from one year earlier and down 10% 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 400-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 15% This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 250-thousand dollars. The number of units sold Decreased 7% year-over-year and Decreased 34% month-over-month Fewer sales may be indicating more opportunity for buyers to negotiate better sales terms. 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 Austin, TX
Area Information for Austin, TX
  • Population: 797,215
  • Median Age: 32.01 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 19.85 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Recycling Likelihood**: 103
  • Sales Tax: 5%
  • Population Density: 1,906/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 18%
  • Closest Airport: Austin-bergstrom International
  • Closest College: Concordia University At Austin
  • Closest Jr. College: Austin Community College
  • Median Household Income: $51,359
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 28.45%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.4 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $209,120
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Round Rock Express (aa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 17%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Austin, TX
Median Age: 32.01 Married: 34% Number of Households: 327,858 Households with Children: 94,890
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 Austin, TX

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Eanes Elementary School 1.0 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Forest Trail Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Valley View Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Westlake High School 1.5 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Cedar Creek Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Hill Country Middle School 2.0 mi Public 6-8 5 5
      St. Stephens Episcopal School 2.3 mi Private 6-12 0 4
      Rawson-saunders School 2.8 mi Private 1-8 0 4
      Casis Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Bridge Point El 2.9 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Mathews Elementary School 3.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 5
      Barton Hills Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-6 5 5
      St. Gabriel's Catholic School 3.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Bryker Woods Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-6 4-5 5
      St. Michael's Catholic Academy 3.8 mi Catholic 9-12 0 5
      Parkside Community School 3.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Highland Park Elementary School 3.9 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Tns Academy 3.9 mi Catholic 4-4 0 5
      Barton Creek Elementary School 4.2 mi Public K-5 5 5
      The Khabele School 4.2 mi Private 6-12 0 4
      The Children's School 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-2 0 4
      St. Austin Catholic School 4.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      West Ridge Middle School 4.4 mi Public 6-8 5 5
      Texas School For The Blind 4.5 mi Public K-12 2 5
      Rosedale 4.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Ann Richards School For Young Women Leaders 4.6 mi Public 6-12 5 5
      Huntington-surrey School 4.7 mi Private 8-12 0 4
      Veritas Academy 4.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Austin Montessori School 4.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-9 0 4
      Patton Elementary School 4.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      Gullett Elementary School 4.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      Doss Elementary School 5.0 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Joslin Elementary School 5.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Capitol School Of Austin 5.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 5
      Paragon Prep Middle School 5.1 mi Private 5-8 0 5
      Lee Elementary School 5.1 mi Public K-6 4-5 5
      The Magellan International School 5.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Dawson Elementary School 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      St. Ignatius Martyr School 5.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Austin Jewish Academy 5.4 mi Private K-8 0 5
      The Griffin School 5.6 mi Private 9-12 0 5
      Garza Independence High School 5.7 mi Public 11-12 3-5 4
      Blackshear Elementary School 5.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 5
      Maplewood Elementary School 5.9 mi Public K-6 3-5 4
      Reilly Elementary School 5.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      Bannockburn Christian Academy 6.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Eden Park Academy 6.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-9 4 5
      University Of Texas Elementary School Charter School 6.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      Primavera Montessori School 6.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-4 0 5
      Metz Elementary School 6.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 5
      St. Francis School 6.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Redeemer Lutheran School 6.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Oak Springs Elementary School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      Hill Elementary School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Four Points Middle School 6.8 mi Public 6-8 4-5 5
      Vandegrift High School 6.8 mi Public 9-12 5 5
      Steiner Ranch Elementary School 7.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Laura Welch Bush Elementary School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Mills Elementary School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 5
      River Ridge Elementary School 7.1 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Canyon Ridge Middle School 7.2 mi Public 6-8 5 5
      Cedars Montessori School 7.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 4
      Wooldridge Elementary School 7.7 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Ortega Elementary School 7.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      Laurel Mountain Elementary School 8.2 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Kocurek Elementary School 8.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Kiker Elementary School 8.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 4
      Kathy Caraway Elementary School 8.8 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Clayton Elementary School 9.0 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Canyon Vista Middle School 9.1 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Bluebonnet Montessori School 9.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 5
      Lasa High School 9.3 mi Public 9-12 5 5
      Lake Travis Middle School 9.3 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Davis Elementary School 9.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      Lake Pointe Elementary School 9.3 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Bee Cave Elementary School 9.3 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Lake Travis Elementary School 9.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Holy Word Lutheran School 9.4 mi Private K-8 0 5
      Canyon Creek Elementary School 9.6 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Graham Elementary School 10.0 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Brentwood Christian School 10.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Baldwin Elementary School 10.2 mi Public K-5 3-5 5
      Spicewood Elementary School 10.2 mi Public K-5 5 4
      Baranoff Elementary School 10.3 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Lakeway Elementary School 10.5 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Kipp Austin Collegiate 10.5 mi Public 9-11 5 3
      Pond Springs Elementary School 10.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Deerpark Middle School 11.0 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Westwood High School 11.0 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Purple Sage Elementary School 11.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Hill Country Christian School 11.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Pioneer Crossing Elementary School 11.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 5
      Mcneil High School 11.4 mi Public 9-12 4-5 4
      Serene Hills Elementary School 11.5 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Northwest Elementary School 12.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Rooster Springs Elementary School 12.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Holy Family Catholic School 13.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Rutledge Elementary School 13.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Cedar Valley Middle School 14.2 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      River Place Elementary School 6,691.5 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      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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