Real Estate Market Update for Mount Pleasant, TX
Welcome to August's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of August. The number of active listings was stable from one year earlier, and did not change from the previous month. … indicating virtually no change in the local inventory levels. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 250-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 9%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 210-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 300% year-over-year, and decreased 20% 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 Mount Pleasant, TX
Area Information for Mount Pleasant, TX
  • Population: 16,953
  • Median Age: 28.78 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 12.24 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8.25%
  • Population Density: 1,141/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 20.12%
  • Closest Airport: East Texas Regional
  • Closest College: Jarvis Christian College
  • Closest Jr. College: Northeast Texas Community College
  • Median Household Income: $35,365
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 17.62%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.84 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $93,750
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Frisco Roughriders
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 21%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Mount Pleasant, TX
Median Age: 28.78 Married: 28% Number of Households: 5,092 Households with Children: 2,277
    • 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 Mount Pleasant, TX

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Chapel Hill Elementary School 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 4
      Chapel Hill High School 0.7 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      Chapel Hill J High School 0.7 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Harts Bluff Elementary School 1.0 mi Public K-8 3 4
      Mount Pleasant J High School 1.8 mi Public 7-8 2-5 3
      Vivian Fowler Elementary School 2.1 mi Public K-4 2 3
      Mount Pleasant High School 2.1 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Mt Pleasant Daep 2.1 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Mt Pleasant Christian School 2.2 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      Sims Elementary 2.2 mi Public K-4 0 0
      Child Development Center 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Corprew Elementary 2.6 mi Public K-4 0 0
      P E Wallace Middle School 2.6 mi Public 5-6 2 0
      Kindlelight School 2.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      E C Brice Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-4 2-5 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: 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.