Real Estate Market Update for San Tan Valley, AZ
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Welcome to March's Market Update,. Let's take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of March. The number of active listings was up 4% from one year earlier, and down 8% 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 170-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 21%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 160-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 26% year-over-year, and increased 40% 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.
Map Information for San Tan Valley, AZ
Area Information for San Tan Valley, AZ
  • Population: 94,843
  • Median Age: 27.68 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 35.08 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 6.7%
  • Population Density: 2,651/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 3206.94%
  • Closest Airport: Phoenix-mesa Gateway
  • Closest College: Arizonia State University-polytech
  • Closest Jr. College: Central Az College-superstition Mtn Cmps
  • Median Household Income: $65,153
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 15.43%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.54 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $125,200
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Diamondbacks
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 52%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for San Tan Valley, AZ
Median Age: 27.68 Married: 32% Number of Households: 26,622 Households with Children: 14,712
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 San Tan Valley, AZ

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      American Leadership Academy San Tan 0.3 mi Public - 0 0
      San Tan Heights Elementary School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 2
      Eduprize School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 4-5 5
      Combs Traditional Academy 2.3 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      J. O. Combs Middle School 2.3 mi Public 6-7 2-5 2
      Frances Brandon Pickett Elementary 3.0 mi Public K-4 0 0
      Ellsworth Elementary School 3.1 mi Public K-6 3 3
      Freedom Christian Academy 3.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Circle Cross Ranch K8 School 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 2 3
      Jack Harmon Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 2-5 3
      Walker Butte K-8 3.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 2 3
      San Tan Foothills High School 3.8 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Queen Creek High School 3.9 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Queen Creek Elementary School 4.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 3-5 4
      American Leadership Academy - Queen Creek 4.4 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      Legacy Traditional School - Queen Creek 4.5 mi Public K-9 4 4
      Calvary Christian School 4.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 4
      Patriot Academy 4.8 mi Public K-8 3-5 3
      Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Crismon Campus 4.9 mi Public K-8 4-5 5
      Jack Barnes Elementary School 4.9 mi Public K-4 4-5 4
      Cambridge Academy East 4.9 mi Public K-8 4-5 4
      Newell Barney Middle School 4.9 mi Public 7-8 4 3
      Desert Mountain Elementary School 5.0 mi Public K-4 5 4
      Kathryn Sue Simonton Elementary School 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 4
      Copper Basin 5.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3 3
      Queen Creek Middle School 5.4 mi Public 5-6 4-5 3
      Skyline Ranch Elementary School 5.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 2-5 2
      Arizona Project Challenge 5.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Canyon State Academy 6.1 mi Private 6-12 0 2
      Ranch Elementary School 6.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 4
      Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Power 6.4 mi Public K-6 4-5 5
      Combs High School 6.5 mi Public 9-12 3-5 2
      Cortina Elementary School 7.2 mi Public K-6 4-5 4
      Willie & Coy Payne Junior High School 7.7 mi Public 7-8 4-5 3
      Poston Butte High School 16.7 mi Public 9-12 3-5 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: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 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.