Real Estate Market Update for Garland, TX
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Welcome to September's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of September. The number of active listings was down 20% from one year earlier, and down 7% 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 under 150-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 10%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 140-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 6% year-over-year, and decreased 20% 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.
Map Information for Garland, TX
Area Information for Garland, TX
  • Population: 233,306
  • Median Age: 33.35 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 24.21 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8.25%
  • Population Density: 4,087/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 8.31%
  • Closest Airport: Dallas Love Field
  • Closest College: Amberton University
  • Closest Jr. College: Remington College-dallas Campus
  • Median Household Income: $53,820
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16.71%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.57 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $105,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Dallas Stars
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 10%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Garland, TX
Median Age: 33.35 Married: 30% Number of Households: 78,396 Households with Children: 33,294
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 Garland, TX

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Alpha Charter School 0.5 mi Public K-12 0 3
      Shorehaven Elementary School 0.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      Coop Behavioral Ctr 0.7 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Mount Hebron Christian Academy 0.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-2 0 5
      Sellers Middle School 0.8 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      Garland Christian Academy 0.9 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Kimberlin Academy For Excel 0.9 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Freeman Elementary School 0.9 mi Public K-5 2-5 2
      Good Shepherd Catholic School 1.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Gisd Evening School 1.0 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Garland High School 1.0 mi Public 9-12 2-5 4
      Weaver Elementary School 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Bussey Middle School 1.2 mi Public 6-8 2-5 3
      Daugherty Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Austin Academy For Excell 1.3 mi Public 6-8 4-5 5
      Hillside Academy For Excel 1.4 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Garland Aec 1.6 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Golden Meadows Elementary School 1.6 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Northlake Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-5 3-5 3
      Miller Road Baptist Academy/abc 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 3
      Williams Elementary School 1.8 mi Public K-5 2-5 0
      Cooper Elementary School 1.8 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Watson Technology Center 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Cisneros Pre K School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Memorial Pathway Academy 2.0 mi Public 9-12 0 5
      Infant Center 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      P I P 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      N Garland High School 2.1 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Ethridge Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 3-5 2
      Park Crest Elementary School 2.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Centerville Elementary School 2.3 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      Vernal Lister Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Harmony Science Academy - Garland 2.4 mi Public K-11 3 4
      Parsons Pre K School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Sam Houston Middle School 2.4 mi Public 6-8 2 2
      Vista Academy Of Garland 2.4 mi Public K-8 2-5 4
      Club Hill Elementary School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Walnut Glen Academy For Excel 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 4
      Caldwell Elementary School 2.7 mi Public K-5 4 3
      Davis Elementary School 2.8 mi Public K-5 3-5 3
      Beaver Technology Center 2.9 mi Public K-5 4 5
      S Garland High School 2.9 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Jackson Technology Center 3.0 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Spring Creek Elementary School 3.1 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Southgate Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 3
      Webb Middle School 3.2 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Naaman Forest High School 3.2 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Brighter Horizons Academy 3.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 3
      Handley El 3.2 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Brandenburg Middle School 3.3 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      George Washington Carver Elementary School 3.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 1
      Roach Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Bullock Elementary School 3.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      Bradfield Elementary School 3.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      Education Center International Academy 3.5 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Heather Glen Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      O'banion Middle School 3.8 mi Public 6-8 2 2
      O Henry Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-6 3 4
      Firewheel Christian Academy 4.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Abbett Elementary School 4.0 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Hickman Elementary School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      Shugart Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 4
      Lyles Middle School 4.2 mi Public 6-8 2 2
      Robert B Sewell Elementary School 4.2 mi Public K-5 4 4
      B G Hudson Middle School 4.2 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      John W Armstrong Elementary School 4.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Montclair Elementary School 4.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 5
      Sachse High School 4.3 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      Price Elementary School 4.4 mi Public K-6 2-5 4
      Classical Center At Vial Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Luna Elementary School 4.7 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Lakeview Centennial High School 5.0 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Big Springs Elementary School 5.1 mi Public K-6 4 4
      Glen Couch Elementary School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 3
      Toler Elementary School 5.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      Cheri Cox Elementary School 6.2 mi Public K-4 4-5 4
      Don Whitt Elementary School 6,610.1 mi Public K-4 4-5 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
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