Real Estate Market Update for Fort Collins, CO
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 19% from one year earlier, and up 4% from the previous month. This recent increase reflected a larger selection of homes for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 520-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 84%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 320-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 15% year-over-year, and increased 7% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. 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 Fort Collins, CO
Area Information for Fort Collins, CO
  • Population: 156,511
  • Median Age: 31.61 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 18 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 2,862/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 25.3%
  • Closest Airport: Denver International
  • Closest College: Colorado State University
  • Closest Jr. College: Institute Of Business-medical Careers
  • Median Household Income: $56,334
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 28%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $295,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Colorado Rapids
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 30.55%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Fort Collins, CO
Median Age: 31.61 Married: 35% Number of Households: 62,933 Households with Children: 16,394
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 Fort Collins, CO

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Centennial High School 0.3 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Harris Bilingual Elementary School 0.5 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Laurel Elementary School 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      St Joseph Catholic School 0.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Lesher Middle School 0.8 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Dunn Elementary School 0.8 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Poudre School District Global Academy 0.9 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Beebe Christian School 1.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Spring Creek School 1.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Fullana Learning Center 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Bennett Elementary School 1.2 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Ridgeview Classical Charter Schools 1.4 mi Public K-12 4 0
      O'dea Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Riffenburgh Elementary School 1.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Putnam Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Hearts In Hand Child Development Center 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Polaris Expeditionary Learning School 1.8 mi Public K-12 4 4
      Polaris Expeditionary Learning School 1.8 mi Public K-12 3 0
      Rivendell School Of Northern Colorado 1.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Lincoln Middle School 2.1 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Beattie Elementary School 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Fort Collins Montessori School 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 0 0
      Mountain Sage Community School - Fort Collins 2.3 mi Public K-7 2 0
      Blevins Middle School 2.3 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Poudre High School 2.3 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Bauder Elementary School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Rocky Mountain High School 2.4 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Boltz Middle School 2.5 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Heritage Christian Academy 2.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Irish Elementary School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Poudre Community Academy 2.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Liberty Common Charter School 2.7 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Shepardson Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Tavelli Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Liberty Common Charter High School 3.0 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Lopez Elementary School 3.1 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Cornerstone Christian School 3.2 mi Private 4-12 0 0
      Fort Collins High School 3.3 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Global Village Academy - Fort Collins 3.4 mi Public K-4 2 0
      Olander Elementary School 3.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Johnson Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Webber Middle School 3.6 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Front Range Baptist Academy 3.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Kruse Elementary School 3.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      T.r. Paul Academy Of Arts & Knowledge 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Linton Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Mcgraw Elementary School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Kindercare Learning Center #1650 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Kindercare Learning Center 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Colorado Early College Fort Collins 4.1 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Werner Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Traut Core Elementary School 4.8 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Preston Middle School 4.9 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Fossil Ridge High School 5.2 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Discovery Montessori 5.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Bacon Elementary School 5.3 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Little People's Landing Learning Ctrs, Inc. 5.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Kinard Core Knowledge Middle School 5.9 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Zach Elementary School 6.0 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Coyote Ridge Elementary School 6.3 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Cottonwood Plains Elementary School 7.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 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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