Real Estate Market Update for Leander, TX
Welcome to January's Market Update. Lets take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of December. The number of active listings was up 37% from one year earlier, and down 6% 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 just over 340-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 26%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 300-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 33% year-over-year, and increased 23% 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 Leander, TX
Area Information for Leander, TX
  • Population: 38,242
  • Median Age: 34.24 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 34 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 1,137/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 261.28%
  • Closest Airport: Austin-bergstrom International
  • Closest College: Southwestern University
  • Closest Jr. College: Le Cordon Bleu-austin
  • Median Household Income: $74,740
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 19%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $277,413
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Round Rock Express (aaa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 38.48%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Leander, TX
Median Age: 34.24 Married: 44% Number of Households: 12,491 Households with Children: 5,980
    • 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 Leander, TX

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Harbor Leadership Academy 0.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-11 0 0
      William J Winkley Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Whitestone Elementary School 3.2 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Glenn High School 3.2 mi Public - 0 0
      Rouse High School 3.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Leander High School 3.7 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Block House Creek Elementary School 4.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Bagdad Elementary School 4.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      The Goddard School - Leander 4.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Lago Vista Intermediate School 4.9 mi Public - 0 0
      Lago Vista Middle School 4.9 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Pleasant Hill Elementary School 5.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Founders Classical Academy Of Leander 5.1 mi Public K-12 0 0
      New Hope High School 5.2 mi Public 11-12 5 0
      Christine Camacho Elementary school 5.2 mi Public K-5 0 0
      Leander Middle School 5.2 mi Public 6-8 3 3
      Jim Plain Elementary School 5.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Lago Vista Elementary School 6.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 5 0
      Knox Wiley Middle School 6.2 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Lago Vista High School 6.7 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Florence W Stiles Middle School 7.5 mi Public 6-8 5 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.