Real Estate Market Update for Montpelier, VT
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 down 32% from one year earlier, and up 15% 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 310-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 66%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 300-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 42% year-over-year, and increased 75% month-over-month. Despite a slight annual decrease, this upward monthly sales trend indicates positive momentum. 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 Montpelier, VT
Area Information for Montpelier, VT
  • Population: 7,702
  • Median Age: 44.27 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 18 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 5
  • Sales Tax: 6%
  • Population Density: 766/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -4.52%
  • Closest Airport: Burlington International
  • Closest College: Union Institute-university-montpelier
  • Closest Jr. College: Community College Of Vermont-montpelier
  • Median Household Income: $62,865
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $197,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Vermont Lake Monsters (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 53.84%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Montpelier, VT
Median Age: 44.27 Married: 38% Number of Households: 3,717 Households with Children: 858
    • 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 Montpelier, VT

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      River Rock School 0.9 mi Private K-8 0 0
      The New School Of Montpelier 0.9 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      Union Elementary School 1.1 mi Public K-4 4 0
      Montpelier High School 1.2 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Main Street School 1.3 mi Public 5-8 4 0
      Berlin Elementary School 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Montpelier Montessori School 2.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 0
      Union 32 High School (uhsd # 32) 2.5 mi Public 7-12 3 3
      Rumney School (middlesex) 7.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 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 School Review data by
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        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.