Real Estate Market Update for Rochester, NY
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 9% from one year earlier, and down 2% 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 just under 60-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 26%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 70-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 23% year-over-year, and decreased 17% month-over-month. Fewer sales could indicate an opportunity for buyers to negotiate better terms. 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 Rochester, NY
Area Information for Rochester, NY
  • Population: 212,519
  • Median Age: 30.42 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 16.85 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 5,939/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -3.35%
  • Closest Airport: Greater Rochester International
  • Closest College: Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School
  • Closest Jr. College: Everest Institute
  • Median Household Income: $30,343
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 19.44%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.82 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $72,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Bills
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 11%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Rochester, NY
Median Age: 30.42 Married: 16% Number of Households: 89,845 Households with Children: 26,776
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 Rochester, NY

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      School 20 Henry Lomb School 0.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      School 57 Early Childhood School 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 4
      School 22 Lincoln School 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      Nazareth Hall Elementary School 0.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      School 5 John Williams 0.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      University Preparatory Charter School For Young Me 1.1 mi Public 7-10 1 4
      School 54 Flower City Community School 1.1 mi Public K-6 0 4
      School 7 Virgil Grissom 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      Eugenio Maria De Hostos Charter School 1.1 mi Public 4-8 2-5 4
      School 34 Dr Louis A Cerulli 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Aquinas Institute 1.2 mi Catholic 7-12 0 5
      Global Media Arts High School At Franklin 1.4 mi Public 7-12 0 3
      School 58 World Of Inquiry School 1.4 mi Public K-11 1 4
      School 53 Montessori Academy 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 5
      School 16 John Walton Spencer 1.4 mi Public K-8 0 5
      Dr Freddie Thomas High School 1.4 mi Public 7-12 0 3
      School Of The Arts 1.9 mi Public 7-12 2 4
      Southlawn School 1.9 mi Public K-3 4 5
      Cobblestone School 2.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      Rogers Middle School 2.0 mi Public 4-6 4 5
      School 4 George Mather Forbes 2.1 mi Public K-8 1 4
      School 25 Nathaniel Hawthorne 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 4
      School Without Walls 2.2 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      School 43 Theodore Roosevelt 2.2 mi Public K-6 1 4
      Genesee Community Charter School 2.3 mi Public K-6 4-5 5
      School 15 Children S School Of Rochester 2.3 mi Public K-6 1 3
      Brookview School 2.4 mi Public K-3 4 4
      School 33 Audubon 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      Skilled Trades At Edison 2.5 mi Public 10-12 0 3
      School Of Imaging And Information Technology At Ed 2.5 mi Public 12-12 1 5
      Joseph C Wilson Magnet High School 2.5 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      School 23 Francis Parker 2.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2-5 4
      Derech Hatorah-rochester 2.8 mi Private K-8 0 5
      Bishop Kearney High School 2.8 mi Catholic 7-12 0 4
      Gates Chili Middle School 2.8 mi Public 6-8 4 3
      Briarwood School 2.8 mi Public K-3 5 4
      School 12 James P B Duffy 2.9 mi Public K-6 1 5
      Hamidiye Academy 2.9 mi Private 4-6 0 4
      School 44 Lincoln Park 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Irondequoit High School 3.0 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      School 35 Pinnacle 3.0 mi Public K-6 1 5
      Rochester Academy Charter School 3.0 mi Public 7-8 1 5
      Dake Junior High School 3.1 mi Public 7-8 4-5 4
      Listwood School 3.2 mi Public K-3 4-5 5
      St John Neumann School 3.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Ivan L Green Primary School 3.3 mi Public K-2 0 4
      Hillside Children's Center-andrews Trahey Campus 3.4 mi Private 2-12 0 4
      School 52 Frank Fowler Dow 3.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 4
      Laurelton Pardee Intermediate School 3.5 mi Public 3-5 2-5 4
      True North Rochester Preparatory Charter School 3.5 mi Public 5-8 2 4
      Mary Cariola Children's Center 3.5 mi Private - 0 5
      East Irondequoit Middle School 3.6 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      School 1 Martin B Anderson 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      Mc Quaid Jesuit High School 3.8 mi Catholic 7-12 0 4
      Helendale Road Primary School 3.8 mi Public K-2 0 4
      School 42 Abelard Reynolds 3.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 3
      Eastridge Senior High School 3.9 mi Public 9-12 2-5 4
      Ora Academy 3.9 mi Private 9-12 0 4
      Northstar Christian Academy 3.9 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Holmes Road Elementary School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 5
      Longridge School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      Seneca School 4.0 mi Public K-3 5 5
      Odyssey Academy 4.0 mi Public 6-12 3-5 5
      Hillel Community Day School 4.1 mi Private K-8 0 5
      Seton Catholic School 4.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Hope Hall School 4.1 mi Private 3-10 0 5
      School 46 Charles Carroll 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 4
      Westfall Academy 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Twelve Corners Middle School 4.4 mi Public 6-8 5 5
      Brighton High School 4.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Our Lady Of Mercy High School 4.5 mi Catholic 6-12 0 4
      Iroquois Middle School 4.6 mi Public 4-6 4-5 5
      Colebrook School 4.7 mi Public K-3 3 5
      English Village Elementary School 4.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 5
      Brookside Elementary School Campus 4.9 mi Public K-5 3-5 0
      Neil Armstrong School 4.9 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Durand Eastman Intermediate School 5.0 mi Public 3-5 2-5 3
      Siena Catholic Academy 5.1 mi Catholic 7-8 0 4
      Indian Landing Elementary School 5.1 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      The Harley School 5.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Autumn Lane Elementary School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 4
      Lakeshore Elementary School 5.5 mi Public 3-5 2-5 4
      Craig Hill Elementary School 5.5 mi Public 3-5 3-5 0
      Allendale Columbia School 5.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Paddy Hill Elementary School 5.7 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Rochester Christian School 5.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Allen Creek School 5.8 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      French Road Elementary School 5.9 mi Public 3-5 4-5 4
      Arcadia Middle School 6.0 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      Athena Middle School 6.1 mi Public 6-8 4 3
      Pine Brook Elementary School 6.3 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      Greece Christian School 6.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Walt Disney School 6.4 mi Public K-5 2 5
      St Lawrence Elementary School 6.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      David B Crane Elementary School 7.0 mi Public K-5 4 4
      The Norman Howard School 7.0 mi Private 4-12 0 4
      Paul Road School 7.2 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Florence Brasser School 7.6 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Ethel K Fyle Elementary School 7.6 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Chestnut Ridge Elementary School 9.8 mi Public K-4 3-5 5
      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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