Real Estate Market Update for Tarpon Springs, FL

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Welcome to December's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of November. The number of active listings was down 13% from one year earlier, and up 2% 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 300-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 12%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 180-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 46% year-over-year, and increased 4% 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 Tarpon Springs, FL
Area Information for Tarpon Springs, FL
  • Population: 23,835
  • Median Age: 49.98 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 28 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 2,615/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 12.24%
  • Closest Airport: St Pete-clearwater International
  • Closest College: Rasmussen College
  • Closest Jr. College: Central Florida Institute
  • Median Household Income: $44,906
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 14%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $150,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Dunedin Blue Jays (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 30.28%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Tarpon Springs, FL
Median Age: 49.98 Married: 45% Number of Households: 10,416 Households with Children: 1,874
    • 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 Tarpon Springs, FL

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      World Of Knowledge: A Montessori School 1.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Tarpon Springs Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Web Of Wisdom 1.5 mi Private - 0 0
      St Ignatius Early Childhood Center 1.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Plato Academy Charter School Tarpon Springs 2.0 mi Public K-8 5 0
      Tarpon Springs Preparatory School 2.0 mi Private - 0 0
      Solid Rock Community School 2.1 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Sunray Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 1 5
      Tarpon Springs Fundamental Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Interplay Learning Academy Inc. 2.4 mi Private - 0 0
      Gulfside Elementary School 2.5 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Paul R. Smith Middle School 2.5 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Anclote High Adult Education 2.7 mi Public - 0 0
      Anclote High School 2.7 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Gulf Trace Elementary School 2.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Sunset Hills Elementary School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Tarpon Springs High School 3.1 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Brooker Creek Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Tarpon Springs Middle School 3.1 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      East Lake High School 3.2 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      East Lake Middle School Academy Of Engineering 3.4 mi Public 6-8 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 School Review data by
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 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.