Real Estate Market Update for Kutztown, PA
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Welcome to January's Market Update. Let's take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of January. The number of active listings was up 29% from one year earlier and down 18% 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 210-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 48% This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 190-thousand dollars. The number of units sold Decreased 60% year-over-year and Decreased 71% month-over-month Fewer sales may be indicating more opportunity for buyers to negotiate better sales 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.
Map Information for Kutztown, PA
Area Information for Kutztown, PA
  • Community Character: Moderate Residential Turnover
  • Population: 17,688
  • Median Age: 37.05 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17.72 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Recycling Likelihood**: 147
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 308/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 18%
  • Closest Airport: Lehigh Valley International
  • Closest College: Kutztown Univ Of Pennsylvania
  • Closest Jr. College: Lincoln Technical Institute
  • Median Household Income: $51,768
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 17.71%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.44 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $161,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Reading Phillies (aa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 18%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Kutztown, PA
Median Age: 37.05 Married: 33% Number of Households: 5,460 Households with Children: 1,348
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 Kutztown, PA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Myerstown Mennonite School 13.2 mi Private 1-10 0 0
      Stony Ridge Parochial School 13.8 mi Private 1-8 0 0
      Kutztown Area Middle School 15.0 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      Little Kutztown Christian School 15.1 mi Private 1-11 0 0
      Kutztown Area Senior High School 15.1 mi Public 9-12 3-5 3
      Kutztown Elementary School 15.1 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Elco Intermd School 15.2 mi Public 3-5 0 0
      Eastern Lebanon County Middle School 15.3 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Eastern Lebanon County Senior High School 15.3 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      Jacksonville Parochial School 15.3 mi Private 1-11 0 0
      Rocky Ledge School 16.0 mi Private 1-8 0 0
      Hope Christian School 16.3 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      Stracks Dam Amish School 16.3 mi Private 1-8 0 0
      Jackson Elementary School 16.4 mi Public K-2 0 4
      Reistville School 16.9 mi Private 1-8 0 0
      Cherry Lane School 17.0 mi Private 1-9 0 0
      Weisenberg Elementary School 19.9 mi Public K-5 4 5
      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
      Local Weather for Kutztown, PA
        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.