Real Estate Market Update for St Petersburg, FL

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See Real estate community tour for St Petersburg, FL St. Petersburg is Florida's fourth largest city, with a population of about 250,000. Known for its abundant sunshine, St. Petersburg enjoys an average 361 sunny days each year. The city's great weather and relatively low cost of living are attractive to new residents of all ages. The Downtown District is regarded as one of the finest in the South, featuring plenty of cultural, shopping and dining destinations. The Salvador Dali Museum and Museum of Fine Arts are among St. Petersburg's notable attractions. Of course, beaches abound, including North America's third-largest public water-front park. It features seven miles of beautiful beachfront, used year-round for public events, festivals, and of course, relaxing with family and friends. There are also several major league sports teams to cheer on in nearby Tampa Bayincluding the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers, MLB's Tampa Bay Rays, and the NHL's Lightning. St. Petersburg features over 100 neighborhoods, from the bustling Grand Central District, with its galleries and restaurants, to the quiet bungalows of Historic Kendwood. There are a wide variety of home styles and settings available. Find the perfect home for you today, on century21.com.
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 25% from one year earlier, and down 13% 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 230-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 21%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 170-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 7% year-over-year, and decreased 10% 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.
St. Petersburg is Florida's fourth largest city, with a population of about 250,000. Known for its abundant sunshine, St. Petersburg enjoys an average 361 sunny days each year. The city's great weather and relatively low cost of living are attractive to new residents of all ages. The Downtown District is regarded as one of the finest in the South, featuring plenty of cultural, shopping and dining destinations. The Salvador Dali Museum and Museum of Fine Arts are among St. Petersburg's notable attractions. Of course, beaches abound, including North America's third-largest public water-front park. It features seven miles of beautiful beachfront, used year-round for public events, festivals, and of course, relaxing with family and friends. There are also several major league sports teams to cheer on in nearby Tampa Bayincluding the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers, MLB's Tampa Bay Rays, and the NHL's Lightning. St. Petersburg features over 100 neighborhoods, from the bustling Grand Central District, with its galleries and restaurants, to the quiet bungalows of Historic Kendwood. There are a wide variety of home styles and settings available. Find the perfect home for you today, on century21.com.
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Map Information for St Petersburg, FL
Area Information for St Petersburg, FL
  • Population: 247,459
  • Median Age: 42.66 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 22 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 4,007/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -.87%
  • Closest Airport: St Pete-clearwater International
  • Closest College: University South Florida -st Petersburg
  • Closest Jr. College: Hillsborough Community College
  • Median Household Income: $46,593
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $110,900
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Tampa Bay Rays
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 35.85%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for St Petersburg, FL
Median Age: 42.66 Married: 32% Number of Households: 110,505 Households with Children: 23,476
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 Petersburg, FL

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Most Holy Name Early Childhood Center 0.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Gulfport Montessouri Elementary School 0.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Boca Ciega High School 0.6 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Sunflower Private School 0.7 mi Private K-5 0 0
      Disston Academy For Progress And Enterprise 0.8 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Walden School 0.8 mi Private 6-8 0 0
      Gulfcoast Sda Elementary School 0.8 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Our Savior Lutheran School 1.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Bear Creek Elementary School 1.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Elim Junior Academy & Child Development Center 1.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Thurgood Marshall Fundamental 1.5 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Argonauta Christian Pre School 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Fairmount Park Elementary School 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Brighton Preparatory School 1.8 mi Private 1-8 0 0
      St Jude Cathedral School 1.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Saint Jude Cathedral School 1.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Douglas L. Jamerson Junior Elementary School 1.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Yvonne C. Reed Christian School 2.0 mi Private K-5 0 0
      St. Petersburg Collegiate High School 2.0 mi Public 10-12 5 4
      Pasadena Fundamental Elementary School 2.1 mi Public K-5 5 0
      St Petersburg Catholic High School 2.1 mi Catholic 9-12 0 3
      Extended Transition At Ptec Clearwater 2.1 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Ptec St Petersburg 2.1 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Extended Transition, North County 2.1 mi Public 12-12 0 0
      Extended Transition At Ptec St. Petersburg 2.1 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Gibbs High School 2.1 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Mount Vernon Elementary School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      The School Of The Immaculata 2.6 mi Catholic K-12 0 0
      St John Vianney Catholic School 2.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Admiral Farragut Academy 2.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Northwest Elementary School 2.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Lakeview Fundamental Elementary School 2.8 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Tyrone Middle School 2.9 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      James B. Sanderlin Pk-8 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 4 0
      Academy Prep Center Of St. Petersburg 2.9 mi Private 5-8 0 0
      Young Achievers Learning Center 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Maximo Elementary School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Perkins Elementary School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Azalea Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Immaculate Conception Early Childhood Center 3.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      St. Petersburg High School 3.2 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      The Academy 3.3 mi Private 6-11 0 0
      Bethel Community Christian School 3.3 mi Private 1-11 0 0
      Alegria Montessori School 3.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 0
      Melrose Elementary School 3.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Azalea Middle School 3.5 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Community Christian School Of Five Oaks 3.5 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Westgate Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 2 0
      John Hopkins Middle School 3.6 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Gulf Coast Christian School 3.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Campbell Park Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      University Preparatory Academy Charter School 3.9 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Alfred Adler Elementary School 3.9 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Transfiguration Catholic School 4.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Bay Point Elementary School 4.1 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Seventy-fourth St. Elementary School 4.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Bay Point Middle School 4.1 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      New Heights Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Pinellas Mycroschool Of Integrated Academics 4.2 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Woodlawn Elementary School 4.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Lakewood Community 4.3 mi Public - 0 0
      Lakewood High School 4.3 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Montessori By The Sea 4.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 0
      Broach School 4.4 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Dixie M. Hollins High School 4.4 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Dixie Hollins Adult Education Center 4.4 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Tomlinson Adult Learning Center 4.5 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      St Paul Catholic School 4.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Plato Academy Of St Petersburg 4.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 0 0
      Lakewood Elementary School 4.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      New Creation Academy 4.7 mi Private - 0 0
      Wellington Schools Of Pinellas County 4.7 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Windsor Charter School 4.7 mi Public K-8 1 0
      Bay Vista Fundamental Elementary School 4.8 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Blanton Elementary School 4.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Lealman Intermediate School 5.1 mi Public 5-9 0 0
      Lealman Avenue Elementary School 5.2 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Grace Lutheran School 5.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Northside Christian School 5.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      John M. Sexton Elementary School 5.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Northeast Community 5.9 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Northeast High School 5.9 mi Public 9-12 2 5
      North Shore Elementary School 6.0 mi Public K-5 2 0
      St Petersburg Christian School 6.1 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Meadowlawn Middle School 6.3 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Madeira Beach Fundamental K-8 6.3 mi Public K-8 5 0
      Keswick Christian School 6.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Shorecrest Preparatory School 6.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Lynch Elementary School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Sawgrass Lake Elementary School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      St Raphael Catholic School 7.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Canterbury School Of Florida - Knowlton Campus 7.7 mi Private 5-12 0 0
      Holy Family Catholic School 7.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Lutheran Church Of The Cross Day School 7.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Shore Acres Elementary School 8.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Liberty Christian School 8.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 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 SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
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