Real Estate Market Update for Santa Rosa, CA
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 down 44% from one year earlier, and down 30% 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 700-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 33%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 580-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 12% year-over-year, and decreased 30% 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 Santa Rosa, CA
Area Information for Santa Rosa, CA
  • Population: 173,580
  • Median Age: 38.56 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 22 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 4,204/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 15.02%
  • Closest Airport: Charles M Schulz - Sonoma County
  • Closest College: Sonoma State University
  • Closest Jr. College: Santa Rosa Junior College
  • Median Household Income: $62,855
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 17%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $445,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: San Francisco Giants
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 27.68%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Santa Rosa, CA
Median Age: 38.56 Married: 36% Number of Households: 65,941 Households with Children: 19,433
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 Santa Rosa, CA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Brook Hill Elementary School 0.2 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Santa Rosa French-american Charter (srfacs) 0.2 mi Public K-7 4 4
      Montgomery High School 0.4 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      St. Eugene Cathedral School 0.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Proctor Terrace Elementary School 0.7 mi Public K-6 3 0
      New Horizon School And Learning Center 0.9 mi Private 5-12 0 0
      Village Elementary Charter School 1.0 mi Public K-6 3 0
      Santa Rosa Middle School 1.0 mi Public 7-8 2 0
      Redwood Consortium For Student Services School 1.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Covenant Christian Academy 1.1 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      Herbert Slater Middle School 1.2 mi Public 7-8 3 0
      Spring Creek Matanzas Charter School 1.2 mi Public 4-6 2 0
      Santa Rosa Charter School For The Arts 1.2 mi Public K-8 3 0
      Luther Burbank Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Yulupa Elementary School 1.4 mi Public K-3 0 0
      St. Luke Lutheran 1.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Kawana Springs Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 0
      Santa Rosa High School 1.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Kid Street Learning Center Charter School 1.6 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Ridgway High (continuation) School 1.6 mi Public 10-12 1 0
      Sonoma Academy 1.7 mi Private 9-12 0 5
      Roseland University Prep Charter School 1.7 mi Public K-12 3 3
      Strawberry Elementary School 1.8 mi Public 4-6 4 0
      Brush Creek Montessori School 1.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Abraxis Charter School 1.9 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Clarus Academy 1.9 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      Steele Lane Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Sierra School Of Sonoma County 2.0 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Madrone Elementary School 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 4
      Roseland Elementary School 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 0
      Hidden Valley Elementary Satellite School 2.2 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Whited Elementary Charter School 2.3 mi Public K-6 3 0
      Abraham Lincoln Elementary School 2.3 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Sheppard Elementary School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 0
      Roseland Creek Elementary 2.7 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Binkley Elementary Charter School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 0
      Stony Point Academy 2.8 mi Public 7-10 2 0
      Meadow View Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Helen M. Lehman Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Taylor Mountain Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Rincon Valley Charter School 2.9 mi Public 7-8 3 0
      Sequoia Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-6 4 5
      Rincon Valley Christian School 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Rincon Valley Middle School 3.0 mi Public 7-8 5 4
      Santa Rosa Accelerated Charter School 3.0 mi Public 5-6 0 0
      Lawrence Cook Middle School 3.1 mi Public 7-8 0 1
      Hope Academy 3.1 mi Public - 0 0
      Cesar Chavez Language Academy 3.1 mi Public K-2 0 0
      Hilliard Comstock Middle School 3.1 mi Public 7-8 0 0
      Bethlehem Children's Center & Kindergarten 3.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Robert L. Stevens Elementary School 3.2 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Maria Carrillo High School 3.2 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      North Valley School?santa Rosa 3.2 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      J. X. Wilson Elementary School 3.3 mi Public K-6 3 0
      Lattice Educational Services School 3.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Austin Creek Elementary School 3.3 mi Public K-6 5 0
      James Monroe Elementary School 3.4 mi Public K-6 0 0
      Albert F. Biella Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Elsie Allen High School 3.6 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Northwest Prep At Piner-olivet School 3.6 mi Public 7-12 2 0
      Morrice Schaefer Charter School 3.7 mi Public K-6 2 0
      Bellevue Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-6 2 0
      New Directions Adolescent Services 4.0 mi Private 5-12 0 0
      Wright Start Preschool 4.3 mi Public - 0 0
      St Rose Catholic School 4.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Piner High School 4.3 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Cardinal Newman High School 4.4 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Mulberry Farm 4.6 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Wright Charter School 4.7 mi Public K-8 2 0
      Village Charter Academy 4.7 mi Public K-8 3 0
      Piner-olivet Charter School 4.7 mi Public 7-8 3 0
      Jack London Elementary School 4.7 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Redwood Adventist Academy 4.8 mi Private K-12 0 0
      John B. Riebli Elementary School 4.8 mi Public K-6 3 0
      Paideia Educational Heritage 4.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Mark West Charter School 5.5 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Mark West Elementary School 5.5 mi Public K-6 3 0
      Oak Grove Elementary/willowside Middle School 5.9 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Summerfield Waldorf School And Farm 6.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      San Miguel Elementary School 6.2 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Olivet Elementary Charter School 6.4 mi Public K-6 2 0
      Sonoma Country Day School 7.2 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Sonoma County Special Education School 7.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Sonoma County Rop School 7.6 mi Public 10-12 0 0
      Sonoma County Alternative Education Programs School 7.6 mi Public K-12 1 0
      Mattie Washburn Elementary School 8.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 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.
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