Real Estate Market Update for Sylvania, GA
Welcome to April's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of April. The number of active listings was down 12% from one year earlier, and up 3% from the previous month. This recent increase reflected a larger selection of homes for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 150-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 1%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 40-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 75% year-over-year, and held steady month-over-month. Even though sales figures were down from a year ago, the recent local market conditions were basically unchanged. 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 Sylvania, GA
Area Information for Sylvania, GA
  • Population: 2,949
  • Median Age: 38.12 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 13.82 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 585/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -11.44%
  • Closest Airport: Augusta Regional At Bush Field
  • Closest College: University South Carolina-salkehatchie
  • Closest Jr. College: Ogeechee Technical College
  • Median Household Income: $33,661
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 15.11%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.3 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $57,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Jacksonville Suns
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 16%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Sylvania, GA
Median Age: 38.12 Married: 33% Number of Households: 1,264 Households with Children: 353
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 Sylvania, GA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Screven County Middle School 5.3 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Community Christian School 5.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-7 0 5
      Screven County High School 6.3 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Screven County Elementary School 6.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 5
      Savannah River Challenge 7.0 mi Public 8-9 0 0
      Building Bridges Alternative Education Academy 13.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-11 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: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2015
      Local Weather for Sylvania, GA
        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 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.