Real Estate Market Update for Kilgore, TX
Welcome to July's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of July. The number of active listings was stable from one year earlier, and up 13% from the previous month. These latest figures mean that buyers had a greater selection of homes to choose from compared to the previous month. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 120-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 55%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 80-thousand dollars. The number of units sold was consistent year-over-year, and decreased 50% 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 Kilgore, TX
Area Information for Kilgore, TX
  • Population: 13,121
  • Median Age: 32.12 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 13.83 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8.25%
  • Population Density: 837/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 12.5%
  • Closest Airport: East Texas Regional
  • Closest College: Letourneau University
  • Closest Jr. College: Kilgore College
  • Median Household Income: $44,224
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 18.33%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.37 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $123,962
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Dallas Stars
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 28%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Kilgore, TX
Median Age: 32.12 Married: 33% Number of Households: 4,796 Households with Children: 1,830
    • 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 Kilgore, TX

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Chandler Elementary School 0.5 mi Public 2-3 2-5 4
      Kilgore High School 0.5 mi Public 9-12 2-5 2
      Kilgore Intermediate School 0.5 mi Public 4-5 2 0
      Elder Coop Alter School 0.8 mi Public 2-12 0 0
      Calvary Way Academy 1.4 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Kilgore Heights Elementary 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Kilgore Middle School 1.7 mi Public 6-8 2 4
      Sabine Elementary School 5.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 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: and Onboard Informatics © 2015
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        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.