Real Estate Market Update for Manassas, VA
Welcome to December's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of December. The number of active listings was up 15% from one year earlier, and down 15% 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 350-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 59%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 320-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 8% year-over-year, and increased 32% 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 Manassas, VA
Area Information for Manassas, VA
  • Population: 40,203
  • Median Age: 31.76 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 30 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 5%
  • Population Density: 4,069/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 14.89%
  • Closest Airport: Washington Dulles International
  • Closest College: George Mason University
  • Closest Jr. College: Northern Virginia Cmnty Cllg-woodbridge
  • Median Household Income: $76,545
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 21.53%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.39 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $210,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Nationals
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 27%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Manassas, VA
Median Age: 31.76 Married: 29% Number of Households: 13,095 Households with Children: 5,302
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 Manassas, VA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Bennett Elementary School 0.9 mi Public K-5 3-5 5
      Grace E. Metz Middle School 0.9 mi Public 7-8 2 3
      George Carr Round Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 4 5
      Baldwin Elementary School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 1 4
      Jennie Dean Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 1 4
      Grace Children's Learning Center 1.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Joseph B. Johnson Learning Center 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 5
      Osbourn High School 1.6 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Manassas Christian Academy 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      All Saints Catholic School 1.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Pennington School 1.9 mi Public 1-8 4-5 5
      Seton School 1.9 mi Catholic 7-12 0 5
      Mayfield Intermediate School 2.0 mi Public 5-6 1 3
      The Compass School Of Manassas 2.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Richard C. Haydon Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 1 4
      Weems Elementary School 2.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 4 3
      Signal Hill Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Seven Oaks Academy 2.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      New Directions Alternative Ed Center 3.0 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Apple Tree Preschool And Academy 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 3
      Stonewall Jackson High School 3.1 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      The Governor's School @ Innovation Park 3.1 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      Suella G. Ellis Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 3
      Parkside Middle School 3.2 mi Public 6-8 3 2
      Osbourn Park High School 3.2 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      Manassas Christian School 3.4 mi Private K-8 0 4
      Manassas Adventist Preparatory School 3.6 mi Private K-8 0 5
      Cougar Elementary School 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 4
      Greater Mt Calvary Christian Preschool & Academy 3.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      West Gate Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Loch Lomond Elementary School 4.0 mi Public K-5 2 3
      Manassas Park High School 4.0 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Manassas Park Middle School 4.0 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Manassas Park Elementary School 4.0 mi Public 3-5 2 4
      Stonewall Middle School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Emmanuel Christian School 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 3
      Woodbine Christian School 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Our Lady Of Grace School 4.2 mi Catholic 3-11 0 0
      Thurgood Marshall Elementary School 4.3 mi Public K-5 5 4
      Yorkshire Elementary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Sudley Elementary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 5
      C.a. Sinclair Elementary School 4.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      Woodbine 4.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      George P. Mullen Elementary School 4.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Louise A. Benton Middle School 5.4 mi Public 6-8 4-5 4
      Coles Elementary School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 5
      Herbert J. Saunders Middle School 6.5 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      Independent Hill 6.9 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Ashland Elementary School 8.6 mi Public K-5 4 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
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