Real Estate Market Update for Trenton, NJ
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Welcome to January's Market Update. Let's take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of January. The number of active listings was down 25% from one year earlier and down 4% 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 80-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 38% This higher numbers of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 50-thousand dollars. The number of units sold Decreased 32% year-over-year and Decreased 7% month-over-month Fewer sales may be indicating more opportunity for buyers to negotiate better sales terms. 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 Trenton, NJ
Area Information for Trenton, NJ
  • Population: 85,382
  • Median Age: 36.96 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 19.34 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Recycling Likelihood**: 90
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 10,461/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 0%
  • Closest Airport: Trenton Mercer
  • Closest College: Thomas Edison State College
  • Closest Jr. College: Mercer Cty Comm Coll
  • Median Household Income: $34,466
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 14.68%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.14 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $43,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Trenton Thunder (aa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 9%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Trenton, NJ
Median Age: 36.96 Married: 24% Number of Households: 29,005 Households with Children: 11,106
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 Trenton, NJ

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Yardville Elementary School 2.3 mi Public K-5 3 3
      Sunnybrae Elementary School 3.0 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Yardville Heights Elementary School 3.0 mi Public K-5 3 4
      Miriam Morris Private School 3.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-7 0 5
      St. Raphael School 3.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Delaware Valley School For Excellence 3.5 mi Private 7-12 0 0
      Robinson Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Kisthardt Elementary School 3.9 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Faith Christian School 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Mcgalliard Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Albert E. Grice Middle School 4.2 mi Public 6-8 2 4
      Richard C. Crockett Middle School 4.4 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Hamilton West-watson High School 4.7 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      George E. Wilson Elementary School 4.8 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Hamilton East-steinert High School 4.9 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Alexander Elementary School 5.2 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Emily C. Reynolds Middle School 5.2 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      Lalor Elementary School 5.3 mi Public K-5 1 3
      Langtree Elementary School 5.5 mi Public K-5 2-5 5
      Harmony School At Foxmoor 5.6 mi Private - 0 0
      Grace A. Dunn Middle School 5.6 mi Public 6-8 0 2
      St. Gregory The Great 5.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Franklin Elementary School 5.7 mi Public K-5 0 4
      Trenton Catholic School 5.7 mi Private 9-12 0 3
      Trenton Catholic Academy Lower School 5.7 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-K 0 3
      Mott Elementary School 6.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Kuser Elementary School 6.0 mi Public K-5 1 5
      International Charter School Of Trenton 6.0 mi Public K-4 1 0
      Sayen Elementary School 6.1 mi Public K-5 2 4
      Washington Elementary School 6.1 mi Public K-3 1 4
      Pace Charter School Of Hamilton 6.1 mi Public K-3 2-5 5
      Hamilton North-nottingham High School 6.3 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Hedgepeth-williams Elementary School 6.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 2
      Mercerville Elementary School 6.5 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Our Lady Of Sorrows School 6.5 mi Catholic K-8 0 4
      Trenton Central High School 6.5 mi Public 9-12 0 2
      Little Friends-hamilton Day School 6.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Robbins Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-3 1 5
      Klockner Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-5 1 3
      Greenwood Elementary School 6.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 5
      Pond Road Middle School 6.7 mi Public 4-8 4 4
      Parker Elementary School 6.7 mi Public K-5 1 0
      P. J. Hill Elementary School 6.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      Morgan Elementary School 6.8 mi Public K-5 3 3
      Sharon Elementary School 6.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 4-5 3
      Foundation Academy Charter School 6.9 mi Public 5-8 2-5 4
      Robbinsville High School 7.0 mi Public 9-12 4-5 4
      The Garvey School 7.1 mi Private - 0 0
      Grant Elementary School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 1
      Mercer Elementary School 7.3 mi Public 2-12 0 4
      Mercer High School 7.3 mi Public 9-12 0 5
      N.j. Regional Day School At Hamilton 7.3 mi Public K-8 0 5
      Joseph F. Cappello School 7.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 5
      The Garvey School 7.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-11 0 0
      Trenton Central Hs West 7.4 mi Public 9-12 1 0
      Woodrow Wilson Elementary School 7.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Islamic School Of Trenton/al-ba 7.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Martin Luther King Jr E.s. 7.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      University Heights/h.d. Morrison Elementary School 7.6 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Paul Robeson Charter School For The Humanities 7.8 mi Public 4-8 1 0
      Monument Elementary School 7.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 2
      Columbus Elementary School 7.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Columbia 8.1 mi Public 3-4 0 0
      Atlantis Elementary School 8.1 mi Public 1-2 0 3
      Cadwalader Elementary School 8.3 mi Public K-3 0 0
      Slackwood Elementary School 8.3 mi Public K-3 3-5 3
      Gregory Elementary School 8.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      Notre Dame High School 8.5 mi Private 9-12 0 4
      Trinity Cathedral Academy 8.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Yinghua Day School 8.7 mi Private - 0 0
      Lawrence Middle School 8.8 mi Public 7-8 3 2
      Lawrence High School 8.9 mi Public 9-12 2-5 4
      Parkway Elementary School 8.9 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Lawrence Intermediate School 9.0 mi Public 4-6 3 4
      Stokes Elementary School 9.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Eldridge Park Elementary School 9.1 mi Public K-3 4 5
      Joyce Kilmer Elementary School 9.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 3
      Jefferson Elementary School 9.3 mi Public K-5 0 0
      St. Ann Elementary School 9.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Senior Georgine School 9.4 mi Private - 0 0
      Sister Georgine School 9.4 mi Private - 0 0
      Incarnation Elementary School 9.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Benjamin Franklin Elementary School 9.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 3 5
      The Bridge Academy 9.6 mi Private UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 5
      Village Charter School 9.8 mi Public K-8 1 3
      Ewing High School 10.0 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      William L. Antheil Elementary School 10.1 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Family Guidance Center-children's Day School 10.4 mi Private 1-7 0 0
      Childrens Day School 10.4 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Fort Dix Elementary School 10.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 3
      The Lawrenceville School 10.8 mi Private 9-12 0 5
      Gilmore J. Fisher Middle School 11.0 mi Public 6-8 2 3
      Lawrenceville Elementary School 11.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 4-5 5
      The Goddard Of Ewing 11.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Lakeview Child Center At Ewing 11.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Princeton Jr School 11.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Bright Horizons 11.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Villa Victoria Academy (lower) 11.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Villa Victoria Academy 11.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Francis Lore Elementary School 12.9 mi Public K-5 2 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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