Real Estate Market Update for Cumming, GA
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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 2% from one year earlier, and up 10% from the previous month. This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 320-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 25%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 270-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 8% year-over-year, and increased 24% month-over-month. Despite a slight annual decrease, this upward monthly sales trend indicates positive momentum. 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 Cumming, GA
Area Information for Cumming, GA
  • Population: 5,841
  • Median Age: 35.91 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 21.3 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 5
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 959/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 43.94%
  • Closest Airport: Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International
  • Closest Jr. College: Lanier Technical College
  • Median Household Income: $41,021
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 10.98%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.81 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $145,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Falcons
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: -8%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Cumming, GA
Median Age: 35.91 Married: 25% Number of Households: 2,103 Households with Children: 596
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 Cumming, GA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      George W. Whitlow Elementary School 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 5
      Kelly Mill Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Gate Way Academy 1.4 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Forsyth Central High School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Ivy League Montessori School 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Victory Christian Academy 1.8 mi Private K-6 0 0
      Otwell Middle School 1.8 mi Public 6-8 4-5 4
      Cumming Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Cumming First United Methodist Church Preschool 2.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      The Goddard School 2.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Fideles Christian School 2.8 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Forsyth Academy 3.1 mi Public 9-12 3-5 0
      I-achieve Academy 3.1 mi Public 6-12 4-5 0
      Sawnee Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      West Forsyth High School 3.4 mi Public 9-12 4-5 3
      Mashburn Elementary School 3.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 5
      South Forsyth High School 3.6 mi Public 9-12 5 3
      Montessori School Of Cumming 3.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Shiloh Point Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Piney Grove Middle School 4.0 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Vickery Creek Middle School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Vickery Creek Elementary School 4.1 mi Public K-5 5 4
      Haw Creek Elementary School 4.1 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Lakeside Middle School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Pinecrest Academy 4.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Daves Creek Elementary School 4.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Carrington Academy Windermere 4.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Horizon Christian Academy 4.8 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Chattahoochee Elementary School 4.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Covenant Christian Academy 5.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Montessori Academy At Sharon Springs 5.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      South Forsyth Middle School 5.7 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Big Creek Elementary School 6.0 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Coal Mountain Elementary School 6.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      North Forsyth High School 6.2 mi Public 9-12 4-5 3
      North Forsyth Middle School 6.2 mi Public 6-8 4-5 4
      Cornerstone Schools 6.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-10 0 4
      Matt Elementary School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Liberty Middle School 7.1 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Brookwood Elementary School 7.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Little Mill Middle School 8.5 mi Public 6-8 4 5
      Silver City Elementary School 9.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      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 Cumming, GA
        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.