Real Estate Market Update for Charlotte County, FL
Welcome to March's Market Update. Lets take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of February. The number of active listings was up 8% from one year earlier, and up 2% from the previous month. This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 270-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 3%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 210-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 2% year-over-year, and increased 39% month-over-month. Despite a slight annual decrease, this upward monthly sales trend indicates positive momentum. 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 Charlotte County, FL
Area Information for Charlotte County, FL
  • Population: 182,406
  • Median Age: 57.74 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 23 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 0%
  • Population Density: 268/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 28.81%
  • Closest Airport: Punta Gorda
  • Closest College: Edison State Cllg-charlotte County Cmps
  • Closest Jr. College: Florida College Of Natural Health
  • Median Household Income: $46,667
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 15%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $165,950
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Charlotte Stone Crabs (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 29.15%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Charlotte County, FL
Median Age: 57.74 Married: 50% Number of Households: 84,003 Households with Children: 12,145
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 Charlotte County, FL

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Charlotte High School 0.5 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Sallie Jones Elementary School 0.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Punta Gorda Middle School 0.7 mi Public 6-8 3 2
      Good Shepherd Day School 0.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Baker/head Start 1.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Florida Southwestern Collegiate Hs-charlotte 1.5 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      East Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Grace Community School Of Port Charlotte 3.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Charlotte Harbor School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Peace River Elementary School 4.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Deep Creek Elementary School 4.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Joyful Noise Of Pilgrim Church 5.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Port Charlotte Adventist School 5.7 mi Private K-10 0 0
      St. Charles Borromeo Catholic School 5.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Port Charlotte Middle School 5.9 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Neil Armstrong Elementary School 6.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Kingsway Elementary School 6.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Meadow Park Elementary School 6.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Charlotte Academy 7.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Genesis Christian School 7.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Community Christian School 8.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Liberty Elementary School 8.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Charlotte Virtual Franchise 8.7 mi Public 6-12 3 4
      Charlotte Virtual Instruction Program 8.7 mi Public K-12 0 0
      The Academy 8.8 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Port Charlotte High School 9.0 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Charlotte Technical College 9.2 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 1 0
      Murdock Middle School 9.4 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Myakka River Elementary School 12.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Genesis Christian Academy 13.5 mi Private 3-12 0 0
      Vineland Elementary School 15.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      L. A. Ainger Middle School 15.3 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      Redeemer Lutheran Child Care & After School 15.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      Lemon Bay High School 18.1 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Gator Wilderness Camp School 19.7 mi Private 4-11 0 0
      Ami Kids Crossroads 21.3 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Babcock Neighborhood School 5,734.8 mi Public K-6 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 SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
      Local Weather for Charlotte County, FL
        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.