Real Estate Market Update for Columbus, OH
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 39% from one year earlier, and down 17% 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 over 120-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 43%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 140-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 2% year-over-year, and decreased 4% 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 Columbus, OH
Area Information for Columbus, OH
  • Population: 822,548
  • Median Age: 33.59 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 21 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 3,764/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 15.27%
  • Closest Airport: Port Columbus International
  • Closest College: The College Of Education-human Ecology
  • Closest Jr. College: Columbus State Community College
  • Median Household Income: $45,581
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 21%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $126,900
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Columbus Crew
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 24.66%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Columbus, OH
Median Age: 33.59 Married: 29% Number of Households: 348,678 Households with Children: 90,938
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 Columbus, OH

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Arts Impact Middle School (aims) 0.6 mi Public 6-8 2 4
      Columbus Collegiate Academy 1.5 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Fort Hayes Arts And Academic High School 1.5 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Fort Hayes Career Center 1.5 mi Public 11-12 0 4
      Metro Early College High School 1.7 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Larry Larson Middle School 1.9 mi Public 4-8 5 0
      Thomas A Edison Intermediate School 1.9 mi Public 4-8 5 0
      Grandview Heights High School 1.9 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Cornerstone Academy Community 1.9 mi Public K-8 4 4
      Columbus Africentric Early College Elementary School 2.2 mi Public 9-12 1 5
      Columbus North International School 2.7 mi Public 7-12 1 2
      Barrington Road Elementary School 2.7 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Siebert Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 5
      Jones Middle School 2.9 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      East High School 2.9 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Linden-mckinley Stem School On Arcadia 3.0 mi Public 7-12 0 1
      South High School 3.2 mi Public 7-12 1 3
      Upper Arlington High School 3.3 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Columbus Alternative High School 3.3 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Clinton Elementary School @ Old Hubbard Es 3.6 mi Public K-5 5 0
      St Charles Preparatory School 3.6 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      Charles School At Ohio Dominican University 3.6 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Tremont Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-5 5 0
      West High School 3.8 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Columbus School For Girls 4.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Columbus Preparatory Academy 4.3 mi Public K-9 5 0
      Briggs High School 4.4 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Bishop Ready High School 4.4 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Tree Of Life Christian School 4.5 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Maryland Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-6 4 0
      The Wellington School 4.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Cassingham Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Bexley Middle School 4.5 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Bexley High School 4.5 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Wickliffe Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Graham School The 4.6 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Hastings Middle School 4.7 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Montrose Elementary School 4.7 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Bishop Watterson High School 4.9 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Whetstone High School 5.0 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Greensview Elementary School 5.1 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Franklin Heights High School 5.2 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Berwick Alternative K-8 School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3 5
      Marion-franklin High School 5.4 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Windermere Elementary School 5.4 mi Public K-5 5 0
      St. Francis Desales High School 5.5 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Buckeye Middle School 5.5 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Eastmoor Academy 5.7 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Columbus Spanish Immersion K-8 School 5.9 mi Public K-6 2 0
      Bishop Hartley High School 5.9 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Horizon Science Academy Columbus 6.2 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Zenith Academy 6.3 mi Public K-11 1 4
      Valley Forge Elementary School 6.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Centennial High School 6.3 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      Mifflin High School 6.4 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Electronic Classroom Of Tomorrow 6.5 mi Public K-12 1 3
      Cruiser Academy 6.8 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Whitehall Yearling High School 6.9 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Northland High School 6.9 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Colonial Hills Elementary School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 0
      Norton Middle School 7.1 mi Public 7-8 3 0
      Avalon Elementary School 7.4 mi Public K-5 2 1
      Gahanna West Middle School 7.4 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Daniel Wright Elementary School 7.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Chapelfield Elementary School 7.5 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Thomas Worthington High School 7.6 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Kilbourne Middle School 7.6 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Evening Street Elementary School 7.8 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Columbus Arts & Technology Academy 7.8 mi Public K-10 3 0
      Jefferson Elementary School 7.8 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Arts & College Preparatory Academy 7.9 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Hilliard Horizon Elementary School 8.0 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Hawthorne Elementary School 8.1 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Patriot Preparatory Academy 8.2 mi Public K-12 2 0
      Lincoln High School 8.2 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Wilson Hill Elementary School 8.2 mi Public K-6 3 0
      Walnut Ridge High School 8.2 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Oakstone Community School 8.2 mi Public K-12 3 0
      Hamilton Middle School 8.3 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Hamilton Intermediate School 8.3 mi Public 4-6 4 0
      Beechcroft High School 8.3 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Worthingway Middle School 8.4 mi Public 7-8 3 0
      Worthington Christian Schools K-12 8.4 mi Private 9-12 0 4
      Hamilton Township High School 8.4 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      The Columbus Academy 8.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Focus Learning Academy Of Southeastern Columbus 8.5 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Worthington Estates Elementary School 8.6 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Brookside Elementary School 8.8 mi Public K-6 3 0
      Gahanna South Middle School 8.8 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Phoenix Middle School 8.8 mi Public 7-8 5 0
      Gahanna East Middle School 9.0 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Yorktown Middle School 9.2 mi Public 6-8 1 1
      Bluffsview Elementary School 9.2 mi Public K-6 5 0
      High Point Elementary School 9.4 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Independence High School 9.4 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Worthington Kilbourne High School 9.8 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Mccord Middle School 9.8 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Granby Elementary School 9.8 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Groveport Madison Middle School North 9.9 mi Public 6-7 1 1
      Worthington Hills Elementary School 10.1 mi Public K-6 5 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.
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