Real Estate Market Update for Grass Valley, CA
Welcome to April'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 down 36% 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 480-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 24%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 350-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 12% year-over-year, and decreased 6% month-over-month. Fewer sales could indicate an opportunity for buyers to negotiate better terms. 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 Grass Valley, CA
Area Information for Grass Valley, CA
  • Population: 12,630
  • Median Age: 42.77 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 2,662/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 3.55%
  • Closest Airport: Sacramento International
  • Closest College: Mount Saint Joseph Seminary
  • Closest Jr. College: Aviation And Electronic Schls Of America
  • Median Household Income: $39,117
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $250,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Sacramento Kings
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 37.09%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Grass Valley, CA
Median Age: 42.77 Married: 31% Number of Households: 5,921 Households with Children: 1,307
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 Grass Valley, CA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Alta Sierra Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Muir Charter School 3.4 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Edge Academy 3.4 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Nevada Adult 3.4 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Launch 3.4 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Union Hill Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-8 3 0
      Union Hill Middle 3.4 mi Public 7-8 3 0
      Silver Springs High (continuation) School 3.7 mi Public 10-12 1 2
      Christian Encounter High School 3.7 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      Sierra Academy Of Expeditionary Learning 3.8 mi Public 9-11 0 0
      Mount St. Mary's Academy 3.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Grass Valley Charter School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 4 0
      Bell Hill Academy 4.0 mi Public K-4 3 0
      Charis Youth Center 4.4 mi Private 7-12 0 0
      Chicago Park Community Charter 4.4 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Chicago Park Elementary School 4.4 mi Public K-8 3 0
      Grass Valley Preschool 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Lyman Gilmore Middle School 4.6 mi Public 5-8 3 0
      Margaret G. Scotten Elementary School 4.6 mi Public K-4 2 0
      Clear Creek Elementary School 4.8 mi Public K-8 4 0
      William & Marian Ghidotti High School 5.1 mi Public 9-12 5 3
      Bitney College Preparatory High School 5.3 mi Public 9-12 4 5
      North Point Academy 5.7 mi Public 9-12 3 0
      Nevada Union High School 5.7 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Nu Tech High School 5.7 mi Public 11-12 1 0
      Sierra Montessori Academy 6.6 mi Public K-8 1 0
      Vantage Point Charter School 7.0 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Ready Springs Elementary School 7.0 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Magnolia Intermediate School 7.4 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Pleasant Ridge Special Education Preschool 7.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Cottage Hill Elementary School 7.4 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Bear River High School 7.8 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Pleasant Valley Elementary School 10.1 mi Public 4-8 0 0
      Williams Ranch Elementary School 10.1 mi Public K-3 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: Onboard Informatics © 2015. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
      Local Weather for Grass Valley, CA
        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.