Real Estate Market Update for St Charles, IL
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Welcome to May'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 up 6% from one year earlier, and up 6% from the previous month. This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 430-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 over 290-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 12% year-over-year, and increased 27% 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 St Charles, IL
Area Information for St Charles, IL
  • Population: 33,845
  • Median Age: 39.35 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 19.59 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 5
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 2,317/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 16.94%
  • Closest Airport: Chicago O'hare International
  • Closest College: Devry University-naperville Center
  • Closest Jr. College: Elgin Community College
  • Median Household Income: $81,604
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16.15%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.78 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $210,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Chicago Fire
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 15%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for St Charles, IL
Median Age: 39.35 Married: 36% Number of Households: 12,522 Households with Children: 4,258
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 St Charles, IL

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      St. Charles North High School 0.9 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Wild Rose Elementary School 1.4 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      Ferson Creek School 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Anderson Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      St. Patrick School 2.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Thompson Middle School 2.3 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Haines Middle School 2.4 mi Public 6-8 4-5 4
      Richmond Intermediate School 2.4 mi Public 3-5 3 3
      Bridges Academy 2.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Bridges Montessori Academy 2.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Lincoln Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-5 4-5 3
      Bell-graham Elementary School 2.7 mi Public K-5 4-5 5
      The Goddard School 2.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Davis Primary School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 4
      St. Charles East High School 3.0 mi Public 9-12 5 3
      Wredling Middle School 3.0 mi Public 6-8 4-5 3
      Creative Minds Montessori Inc 3.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Kinder Care Learning Center 3.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Chesterbrook Academy 3.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Mades-johnstone Center 3.4 mi Public K-12 0 5
      Munhall Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Fox Ridge School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Kensington School Of St. Charles 4.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 5
      Glenwood School 4.8 mi Private 4-8 0 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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        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.