Real Estate Market Update for Wenatchee, WA
Welcome to May'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 up 3% from one year earlier, and down 4% from the previous month. Even so, buyers still enjoyed a greater selection of homes today than they did one year ago. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was 300-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 66%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 240-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 8% year-over-year, and decreased 19% 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.
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Map Information for Wenatchee, WA
Area Information for Wenatchee, WA
  • Population: 32,866
  • Median Age: 34.37 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 11.92 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8.4%
  • Population Density: 4,232/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 13.14%
  • Closest Airport: Pangborn Memorial
  • Closest College: Central Washington University
  • Closest Jr. College: Wenatchee Valley College
  • Median Household Income: $45,272
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 21.66%
  • Median Years in Residence: 3.12 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $183,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Seahawks
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 30%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Wenatchee, WA
Median Age: 34.37 Married: 33% Number of Households: 13,034 Households with Children: 4,191
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 Wenatchee, WA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Eastmont Junior High School 0.5 mi Public 8-9 3 3
      Robert E Lee Elementary 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 2 4
      Eastmont Senior High School 0.7 mi Public 10-12 1 2
      Sterling Middle School 0.7 mi Public K-7 4 4
      Canyon View Group Home School 0.8 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Kenroy Elementary 0.9 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Abraham Lincoln Elementary 1.4 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Grant Elementary School 1.4 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Valley Academy Of Learning 1.5 mi Public K-12 2-5 4
      Mission View Elementary School 1.5 mi Public K-5 1 2
      St Paul's Lutheran School 1.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Skill Source 1.6 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Columbia Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-5 0 2
      The River Academy 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Pioneer Middle School 1.8 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Cascade Elementary 1.8 mi Public K-4 3 4
      Clovis Point Intermediate School 1.9 mi Public 6-7 3 3
      Orchard Middle School 2.0 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      Wenatchee High School 2.0 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      St Joseph School Wenatchee 2.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Special Education School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Childrens Gate Montessori School 2.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Washington Elementary School 2.5 mi Public K-5 2-5 4
      Lewis And Clark Elementary School 2.5 mi Public K-5 1 4
      Westside High School 2.8 mi Public 9-12 0 5
      Foothills Middle School 2.9 mi Public 6-8 4-5 5
      Cascade Christian Academy 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      John Newbery Elementary 3.0 mi Public K-5 1 5
      Wenatchee Valley Technical Skills Center 3.9 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      Sunnyslope Elementary School 4.8 mi Public K-5 3 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 © 2015
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        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.