Real Estate Market Update for Stamford, CT
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 10% from one year earlier, and down 21% 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 570-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 5%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 430-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 9% year-over-year, and increased 32% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. 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 Stamford, CT
Area Information for Stamford, CT
  • Population: 125,136
  • Median Age: 36.52 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 18.13 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 6.35%
  • Population Density: 3,325/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 6.86%
  • Closest Airport: Westchester County
  • Closest College: University Connecticut-stamford
  • Closest Jr. College: Norwalk Community College
  • Median Household Income: $77,870
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16.57%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.68 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $384,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: New York Islanders
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 28%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Stamford, CT
Median Age: 36.52 Married: 32% Number of Households: 48,039 Households with Children: 15,810
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 Stamford, CT

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      The Academy Of Information Technology 0.2 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Rippowam Middle School 0.2 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Grace Christian School 0.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Newfield School 0.4 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Trinity Catholic High School 0.7 mi Catholic 9-12 0 3
      Trinity Catholic Middle School 0.7 mi Catholic 6-8 0 4
      Westhill High School 0.9 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      Turn Of River School 1.0 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      Roxbury School 1.0 mi Public K-5 1 5
      St Cecilia Elementary School 1.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Toquam Magnet School 1.2 mi Public K-5 2 5
      Dolan School 1.2 mi Public 6-8 2 4
      Stillmeadow School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 3
      Davenport Ridge School 1.4 mi Public K-5 2 4
      Springdale School 1.5 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      King Low Heywood Thomas School 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Our Lady Of Grace Nursery School And Kindergarten 1.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Stamford High School 1.8 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Julia A. Stark School 1.9 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Cloonan School 1.9 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Stamford Academy 1.9 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Hart School 2.0 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Westover School 2.2 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Preschool Team 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      The Children's School 2.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-3 0 4
      Northeast School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 5
      Trailblazers Academy 2.6 mi Public 6-8 0 3
      Rogers International School 2.8 mi Public K-8 2-5 4
      Holy Spirit School 3.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Waterside School 3.2 mi Private K-5 0 5
      K. T. Murphy School 3.2 mi Public K-5 2 4
      Scofield Middle School 3.5 mi Public 6-8 3-5 4
      Our Lady Star Of The Sea School 3.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Villa Maria Education Center 3.8 mi Catholic K-9 0 4
      The Mead School 3.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Bi-cultural Day School 4.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      The Long Ridge School 4.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      The Canaan Ridge School 5.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1 0 4
      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.