Real Estate Market Update for Lehigh Acres, FL
Welcome to May's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of May. The number of active listings was down 71% from one year earlier, and up 100% 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 over 110-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 83%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 50-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 50% 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 Lehigh Acres, FL
Area Information for Lehigh Acres, FL
  • Population: 88,855
  • Median Age: 31.94 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 29.15 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 960/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 163.65%
  • Closest Airport: Southwest Florida International
  • Closest College: Hodges University-fort Myers Campus
  • Closest Jr. College: South Florida Community College
  • Median Household Income: $48,389
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 24.94%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.08 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $65,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Florida Panthers
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 25%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Lehigh Acres, FL
Median Age: 31.94 Married: 29% Number of Households: 31,287 Households with Children: 13,727
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 Lehigh Acres, FL

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      G Weaver Hipps Elementary 1.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      Veterans Park Academy For The Arts 1.0 mi Public K-8 3-5 4
      Lehigh Acres Middle School 1.3 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Lehigh Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Mirror Lakes Elementary School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Sunshine Elementary School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      East Lee County High School 3.6 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Varstiy Lakes Middle School 4.5 mi Public 6-8 4 3
      Lehigh Senior High School 4.6 mi Public 9-12 2-5 3
      Gunnery Road Christian Academy 5.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 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 © 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.