Real Estate Market Update for Leesburg, FL
Welcome to October's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of October. The number of active listings was down 15% from one year earlier, and up 3% from the previous month. This recent increase reflected a larger selection of homes for buyers 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 28%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 100-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 29% year-over-year, and held steady month-over-month. These latest figures are encouraging news for both buyers and sellers, indicating a positive trend in the marketplace. 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 Leesburg, FL
Area Information for Leesburg, FL
  • Population: 20,475
  • Median Age: 42.75 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 14.25 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 665/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 11.49%
  • Closest Airport: Orlando Sanford International
  • Closest College: Beacon College
  • Closest Jr. College: Lake Sumter Community College
  • Median Household Income: $37,648
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 18.81%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.29 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $64,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Bucs
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 31%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Leesburg, FL
Median Age: 42.75 Married: 33% Number of Households: 8,957 Households with Children: 2,255
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 Leesburg, FL

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Beverly Shores Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-5 1 4
      His Royal Christian Academy 3.5 mi Private K-12 0 5
      Milestones Community School Of Lake County, Inc. 3.8 mi Public K-8 1 3
      Lake Academy Leesburg 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 2
      Treadway Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      Lake Montessori School 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      St Paul's Catholic School 4.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Carver Middle School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      Humanities And Fine Arts Charter School 4.2 mi Public K-4 0 5
      First Academy-leesburg 4.4 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Leesburg High School 4.7 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Rimes Early Learning & Literacy Center 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 0 5
      Oak Park Middle School 5.5 mi Public 6-8 1 2
      Leesburg Elementary School 5.6 mi Public K-5 1 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
      Local Weather for Leesburg, FL
        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.