Real Estate Market Update for Joliet, IL
Welcome to November's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of November. The number of active listings was up 6% from one year earlier, and down 7% 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 130-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 2%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 110-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 14% year-over-year, and decreased 25% 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 Joliet, IL
Area Information for Joliet, IL
  • Population: 150,646
  • Median Age: 31.15 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 21.84 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 9%
  • Population Density: 2,425/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 37.42%
  • Closest Airport: Chicago Midway International
  • Closest College: University Of Saint Francis
  • Closest Jr. College: Joliet Junior College
  • Median Household Income: $62,424
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 13.52%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.93 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $128,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Chicago Fire
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 30%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Joliet, IL
Median Age: 31.15 Married: 30% Number of Households: 49,962 Households with Children: 22,269
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 Joliet, IL

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Forest Park Individual Ed School 9.3 mi Public K-5 2 5
      Chaney Elementary School 9.6 mi Public K-8 1 3
      Monge Jr High School 9.6 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Gompers Junior High School 9.7 mi Public 6-8 1 2
      Isaac Singleton Elementary School 9.8 mi Public - 2 0
      Sator Sanchez Elementary School 9.8 mi Public K-5 1 3
      Lincoln School 9.9 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Will County Safe School 9.9 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      A O Marshall Elementary School 10.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Joliet Montessori School 10.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Richland Jr High School 10.6 mi Public 5-8 2 0
      Richland Elementary School 10.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 3
      T E Culbertson Elementary School 10.6 mi Public K-5 2-5 2
      M J Cunningham Elementary School 10.7 mi Public K-5 1 4
      St Mary Magdalene 10.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      St Mary Nativity School 10.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Eisenhower Academy 10.8 mi Public 1-5 5 5
      Spanish Comm Center 10.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      St Joseph 10.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Premier Academy High School 10.9 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Joliet Twp High School - Alternate 11.0 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Dillard Harris Educational Cntr 11.0 mi Private 2-12 0 3
      Joliet Central High School 11.1 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Driscoll Catholic High School 11.1 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      Franciscan Learning Center 11.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Woodland Elementary School 11.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Cathedral Of St Raymond School 11.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      Taft Elementary School 11.2 mi Public K-5 3-5 3
      St Peter Lutheran School 11.3 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Farragut Elementary School 11.4 mi Public K-5 1 2
      Crystal Lawns Elementary School 11.4 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Joliet Catholic Academy 11.5 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Edna Keith Elementary School 11.5 mi Public K-5 1 3
      Joseph E Fisher School 11.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      Hopewell School 11.6 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      Washington Jr High & Academy Prgm 11.6 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Hufford Junior High School 11.6 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      Thompson Instructional Center 11.9 mi Public 1-8 0 2
      Carl Sandburg Elementary School 12.0 mi Public 1-5 1 4
      Our Savior Lutheran Preschool 12.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Pershing Elementary School 12.1 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      Union Elementary School 12.2 mi Public K-8 2-5 3
      Joliet West High School 12.3 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Grand Prairie Elementary School 12.3 mi Public K-5 3 5
      St Paul The Apostle School 12.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Ucp - Melvin J Larson Education Center 12.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Dirksen Junior High School 12.5 mi Public 6-8 2-5 3
      Lynne Thigpen Elementary School 12.6 mi Public K-5 1 2
      Kindercare Learning Center # 1002 12.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Oak Valley Elementary School 12.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Troy Craughwell School 13.0 mi Public K-4 3-5 4
      Mary Sears Childrens Academy 13.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Thomas Jefferson Elementary School 13.0 mi Public K-5 2 4
      United Pentecostal School 13.1 mi Private - 0 0
      Rockdale Elementary School 13.3 mi Public K-8 2-5 4
      St Jude School 13.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Marycrest Elem School 13.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Thomas Jefferson Elementary School 13.8 mi Public K-5 2-5 0
      Laraway Elementary School 14.1 mi Public 2-8 1 3
      Troy Crossroads Elementary School 14.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 4 4
      Holy Family School 14.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Troy Heritage Trail School 14.9 mi Public K-4 2-5 4
      Trinity Christian School 15.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Troy Hofer Elementary School 15.1 mi Public K-4 3-5 5
      Troy Shorewood School 15.5 mi Public K-4 3-5 4
      Shorewood Early Learning 15.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Walnut Trails Elementary School 16.9 mi Public K-4 4 5
      Jones Elementary School 17.7 mi Public K-4 3-5 4
      Aux Sable Middle School 17.8 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      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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        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.