Real Estate Market Update for Long Beach, CA
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 12% from one year earlier, and down 15% from the previous month. This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was 440-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 24%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 430-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 12% year-over-year, and increased 11% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. 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 Long Beach, CA
Area Information for Long Beach, CA
  • Population: 466,736
  • Median Age: 33.04 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 23.43 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 9%
  • Population Density: 9,280/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 1.02%
  • Closest Airport: Long Beach /daugherty Field/
  • Closest College: Devry University -long Beach
  • Closest Jr. College: Long Beach City College
  • Median Household Income: $52,460
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 23.16%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.7 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $305,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Cd Chivas Usa
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 39%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Long Beach, CA
Median Age: 33.04 Married: 23% Number of Households: 165,129 Households with Children: 59,730
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 Long Beach, CA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Robinson Academy 0.0 mi Public K-8 2-5 4
      Holy Innocents Elementary School 0.2 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      Birney Elementary School 0.5 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Burnett Elementary School 0.8 mi Public K-5 0 3
      Pacific Baptist School 0.8 mi Private K-12 0 5
      Parkridge Private School 1.1 mi Private K-12 0 5
      Muir K-8 1.1 mi Public K-8 3 4
      Signal Hill Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-5 0 4
      New City School 1.3 mi Public K-8 0 4
      Stephens Middle School 1.4 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      St. Lucy School 1.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Polytechnic High School 1.4 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Webster Elementary School 1.5 mi Public K-5 3 3
      Los Cerritos Elementary School 1.5 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Oakwood Academy 1.5 mi Private K-5 0 4
      Oakwood Academy - Bixby Campus 1.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 5
      Washington Middle School 1.5 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Longfellow Elementary School 1.5 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Hughes Middle School 1.6 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      Cabrillo High School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Alvarado Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Hudson K-8 1.6 mi Public K-8 2-5 4
      St. Barnabas Elementary School 1.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Ernest S. Mcbride Sr. High School 1.9 mi Public 9-12 0 5
      First Baptist Church School 1.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Lincoln Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-5 0 3
      Westerly School Of Long Beach 2.1 mi Private K-8 0 5
      Renaissance High School For The Arts 2.1 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      Saint Anthony High School 2.3 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Edison Elementary School 2.3 mi Public K-5 0 5
      Stevenson Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 0 3
      Lee Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 0 4
      St. Anthony Elementary School 2.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Franklin Classical Middle School 2.5 mi Public 6-8 2-5 3
      Huntington Academy 2.5 mi Private K-6 0 3
      Willard Elementary School 2.8 mi Public K-5 0 3
      Dooley Elementary School 2.8 mi Public K-5 2-5 2
      Lindsey Academy 2.9 mi Public 6-8 2 4
      Burbank Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-5 0 3
      Marina Montessori School 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 4
      Bryant Elementary School 3.2 mi Public K-5 3 4
      St. Athanasius Elementary School 3.3 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      Bethany Baptist Elementary School 3.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Wilson High School 3.5 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      Our Lady Of Refuge 3.5 mi Catholic K-8 0 5
      Mann Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 2 4
      Bixby Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Fremont Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Carver Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Harte Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-5 0 2
      St. Cornelius Elementary School 4.0 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      Twain Elementary School 4.0 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Andrew Carnegie Middle School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Gethsemane Baptist Christian 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 3
      Burcham Elementary School 4.2 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Bethany Lutheran 4.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Montessori Children's House School 4.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      St. Cyprian Elementary School 4.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Stanford Middle School 4.3 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Bancroft Middle School 4.3 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Gant Elementary School 4.4 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Montessori School Eureka 4.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 4
      Marshall Academy Of The Arts 4.4 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      First Lutheran School Of Carson 4.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 4
      Lakewood Christian Schools 4.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Prisk Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Magnolia Science Academy 3 4.5 mi Public 6-11 2 4
      Rogers Middle School 4.5 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Catskill Avenue Elementary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      Jordan High School 4.6 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Lowell Elementary School 4.6 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Doris Topsy-elvord Academy 4.6 mi Public 6-8 1 5
      Dolores Street Elementary School 4.7 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Millikan High School 4.7 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      King Elementary School 4.7 mi Public K-5 2 3
      St. Joseph Elementary School 4.8 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      New Millennium Secondary 4.8 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Henry K-8 4.9 mi Public K-8 4 4
      Emerson Parkside Academy 5.0 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Carson Street Elementary School 5.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      St. Philomena Elementary School 5.1 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      St. Maria Goretti 5.2 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      Los Altos Brethren School 5.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Two Hundred Thirty-second Place School 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Naples Elementary School 5.2 mi Public K-5 5 4
      Leapwood Avenue Elementary School 5.2 mi Public K-5 1 3
      Cubberley K-8 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3-5 4
      Hamilton Middle School 5.2 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      Hill Classical Middle School 5.3 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      Caroldale Learning Community School 5.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3 3
      Carson Christian School 5.4 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Tincher Preparatory School 5.5 mi Public K-8 4 4
      Stephen M. White Middle School 5.5 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Kettering Elementary School 5.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Giant Steps Children's Center 5.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 4
      Towne Avenue Elementary School 5.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      Newcomb Academy 5.7 mi Public K-8 4-5 4
      Rosie The Riveter Charter High School 5.8 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Ralph Bunche Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Ambler Avenue Elementary School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 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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