Real Estate Market Update for Crown Point, IN
Welcome to November's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of October. The number of active listings was up 50% from one year earlier, and down 3% 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 under 290-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up more than 400%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 160-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 200% year-over-year, and decreased 40% 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 Crown Point, IN
Area Information for Crown Point, IN
  • Population: 28,712
  • Median Age: 40.49 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 26 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 1,610/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 33.89%
  • Closest Airport: Chicago Midway International
  • Closest College: Brown Mackie College-merrillville Campus
  • Closest Jr. College: Kaplan College-merrillville
  • Median Household Income: $65,339
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 12%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $165,614
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Chicago White Sox
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 30.1%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Crown Point, IN
Median Age: 40.49 Married: 46% Number of Households: 10,991 Households with Children: 3,054
    • 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 Crown Point, IN

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Trinity Lutheran School 0.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Pathway Christian School 0.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-4 0 4
      Saint Mary Catholic Comm School 0.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 4-5 5
      Solon Robinson Elementary School 1.0 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Colonel John Wheeler Middle School 1.4 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Robert Taft Middle School 1.5 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Lake Street Elementary School 1.6 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Holy Family Child Care Center 1.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Timothy Ball Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-5 3 3
      Crown Point High School 1.9 mi Public 9-12 3-5 3
      Dwight D Eisenhower Elementary School 1.9 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Eagle Park Community School 2.0 mi Public K-12 0 1
      Avicenna Academy 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Winfield Elementary School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 5
      Jerry Ross Elementary School 5.5 mi Public 3-5 4-5 4
      Northwest Adventist Christian School 5.5 mi Private 1-8 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: and Onboard Informatics © 2015
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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.