Real Estate Market Update for Montcalm County, MI
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 down 9% from one year earlier, and down 13% 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 150-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 19%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 150-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 14% year-over-year, and increased 58% 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 Montcalm County, MI

Area Information for Montcalm County, MI
  • Population: 65,532
  • Median Age: 40.48 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 27 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 0%
  • Population Density: 92/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 6.96%
  • Closest Airport: Gerald R Ford International
  • Closest College: Kuyper College
  • Closest Jr. College: Montcalm Community College
  • Median Household Income: $50,939
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 11%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $160,250
  • Closest Major Sports Team: West Michigan Whitecaps (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 46.16%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Montcalm County, MI
Median Age: 40.48 Married: 44% Number of Households: 24,286 Households with Children: 6,792
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 Montcalm County, MI

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating
      Montcalm Area Career Center 4.4 mi Public 10-12 0
      Early College At Montcalm Community College 4.5 mi Public 11-12 5
      Central Montcalm Adult Education 4.5 mi Public - 0
      Link Learning Stanton/central Montcalm 4.7 mi Public 9-12 1
      Montcalm Area Isd Transition Center 5.1 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0
      Central Montcalm Middle School 5.2 mi Public 6-12 1
      Central Montcalm High School 5.2 mi Public 6-12 2
      Central Montcalm Upper Elementary School 5.2 mi Public 2-5 1
      Seiter Education Service Center 7.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0
      Central Montcalm Elementary School 7.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0
      Walnut Hills Elementary School 7.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3
      Greenville Senior High School 8.3 mi Public 9-12 4
      Greenville Middle School 8.5 mi Public 6-8 3
      Cedar Crest Elementary School 8.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4
      St Charles Elementary School 8.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0
      Baldwin Heights School 8.9 mi Public K-5 4
      Flat River Academy 9.8 mi Public K-8 2
      Link Learning Lakeview 11.1 mi Public 9-12 0
      Lincoln Heights Elementary School 11.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2
      Lakeview Elementary School 11.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 0
      Lakeview High School 11.7 mi Public 8-12 1
      Lakeview Middle School 11.8 mi Public 4-7 2
      Cedar Lake Sda Elementary School 12.5 mi Private K-8 0
      Great Lakes Adventist Academy 12.8 mi Private 9-12 0
      Vestaburg Community Elementary School 15.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2
      Vestaburg Community Middle/high School 15.4 mi Public 7-12 3
      Success Virtual Learning Centers Of Michigan 15.4 mi Public 9-12 0
      Link Learning Edmore/montabella/vestaburg 15.4 mi Public 9-12 1
      Link Learning Howard City/tri County 16.5 mi Public 9-12 1
      Edgerton Early Childhood Center 16.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0
      Macnaughton School 16.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0
      Fish Creek School 17.2 mi Private K-12 0
      Fellowship Baptist Academy 17.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0
      Tri County Senior High School 17.6 mi Public 9-12 2
      Tri County Middle School 17.6 mi Public 6-8 1
      Carson City Crystal Alternative Academy 18.2 mi Public 6-12 0
      Montcalm Community Adult Education 18.2 mi Public K-12 0
      Carson City-crystal Middle School 18.3 mi Public 4-8 1
      Carson City-crystal High School 18.3 mi Public 9-12 0
      Carson City Elementary School 18.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 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.
      Local Weather for Montcalm County, MI
        Data powered by Attom Data Solutions. Copyright© 2022. Information 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.
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