Real Estate Market Update for Lufkin, TX
Welcome to June'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 up 14% from one year earlier, and up 6% from the previous month. This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 290-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 230-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 33% year-over-year, and decreased 67% month-over-month. Higher year-over-year figures indicate that more buyers have been finding what they're looking for. 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 Lufkin, TX
Area Information for Lufkin, TX
  • Population: 35,563
  • Median Age: 34.24 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 16 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 1,064/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 7.23%
  • Closest Airport: East Texas Regional
  • Closest College: Sam Houston State University
  • Closest Jr. College: Angelina College
  • Median Household Income: $37,693
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $123,962
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Houston Astros
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 32.72%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Lufkin, TX
Median Age: 34.24 Married: 33% Number of Households: 13,149 Households with Children: 3,665
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 Lufkin, TX

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      St Cyprian's Episcopal School 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Trout Primary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      Brookhollow Elementary School 1.7 mi Public 3-5 1 0
      Pineywoods Community Academy Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 3 0
      Pineywoods Community Academy High School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 3 4
      Brandon Elementary School 2.3 mi Public 3-5 3 0
      Garrett Primary 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Stubblefield Lrn Center 2.7 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      Dunbar Primary School 2.8 mi Public K-2 0 0
      Special Services 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-7 0 0
      Kurth Primary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      Lufkin Middle School 2.9 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Coston Elementary School 3.1 mi Public 3-5 0 0
      St Patrick Catholic School 3.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Juvenile Detent Ctr 3.7 mi Public 7-11 0 0
      Harmony Christian School 4.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Hudson Middle School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Hudson High School 4.1 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Anderson Elementary School 4.4 mi Public 3-5 2 0
      Lufkin High School 4.4 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Burley Primary School 4.5 mi Public K-2 0 0
      Herty Primary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      W F Peavy Primary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      Hackney Primary 4.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Slack Elementary School 4.7 mi Public 3-5 3 0
      W High Bonner Elementary School 5.1 mi Public 3-5 3 0
      Alter School 5.4 mi Public 1-12 0 0
      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: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
      Local Weather for Lufkin, TX
        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 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.