Real Estate Market Update for Seattle, WA
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 more than 100% from one year earlier, and up 4% 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 700-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up nearly 150%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 670-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 6% year-over-year, and increased 30% 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 Seattle, WA

Area Information for Seattle, WA
  • Population: 718,877
  • Median Age: 39.1 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 24 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 0%
  • Population Density: 8,564/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 27.59%
  • Closest Airport: Lake Union
  • Closest College: Cornish College Of The Arts
  • Closest Jr. College: Seattle Central Community College
  • Median Household Income: $81,312
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $740,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Seattle Storm
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 72.93%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Seattle, WA
Median Age: 39.1 Married: 33% Number of Households: 343,031 Households with Children: 60,967
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 Seattle, WA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Inglemoor High School 13.9 mi Public 9-12 5 3
      Laurelhurst Elementary School 14.2 mi Public K-5 4 0
      View Ridge Elementary School 14.3 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Mcgilvra Elementary School 14.4 mi Public K-5 5 0
      The Bush School 14.5 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Arrowhead Elementary School 14.8 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Bryant Elementary School 15.0 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Nova High School 15.2 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Franklin High School 15.3 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Eckstein Middle School 15.3 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Montlake Elementary School 15.3 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Garfield High School 15.3 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Holy Names Academy 15.3 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Rainier Beach High School 15.4 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Thurgood Marshall Elementary School 15.4 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Washington Middle School 15.4 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      South Lake High School 15.5 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Wedgwood Elementary School 15.6 mi Public K-5 5 0
      University Prep 15.6 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      The New School At South Shore 15.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 2 0
      Jane Addams Middle School 15.7 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Seattle Waldorf School 15.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Nathan Hale High School 15.8 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Seattle Academy 15.9 mi Private 6-12 0 4
      Seattle Preparatory School 15.9 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Roosevelt High School 16.0 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Cascadia Elementary School 16.1 mi Public 1-5 5 0
      Tops K-8 16.3 mi Public K-8 4 0
      John Stanford International Elementary School 16.3 mi Public K-5 5 0
      O'dea High School 16.3 mi Catholic 9-12 0 5
      The Northwest School 16.3 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Mercer Middle School 16.3 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Middle College High School 16.5 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      West Woodland Elementary School 16.5 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Mc Donald Elementary School 16.6 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Dartmoor School 16.6 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      Cleveland High School 16.6 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Jane Addams Middle School 16.8 mi Public K-8 5 0
      Aviation High School 16.9 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Briarcrest Elementary School 16.9 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Hamilton International Middle School 17.0 mi Public 6-8 5 5
      Shorecrest High School 17.0 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Brookside Elementary School 17.0 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Kellogg Middle School 17.1 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Lake Forest Park Elementary School 17.3 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Bishop Blanchet High School 17.3 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Queen Anne Elementary School 17.4 mi Public K-5 5 0
      B F Day Elementary School 17.4 mi Public K-5 5 0
      The Center School 17.5 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Robert Eagle Staff Middle School 17.5 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Hay Elementary School 17.6 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Lakeside Upper/middle School 17.7 mi Private 5-12 0 4
      Foster Senior High School 17.8 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Mcclure Middle School 17.8 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Home School Resource Center 17.8 mi Public K-8 0 0
      Ridgecrest Elementary School 17.9 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Rainier Prep 17.9 mi Public 5-8 4 0
      Cascade K-8 Community School 18.0 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Ingraham High School 18.1 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Coe Elementary School 18.2 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Greenwood Elementary School 18.3 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Pathfinder K-8 18.4 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Parkwood Elementary School 18.4 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Meridian Park Elementary School 18.7 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Ballard High School 18.8 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Seattle Christian Schools 19.1 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Whitman Middle School 19.2 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Lawton Elementary School 19.4 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Shorewood High School 19.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Lafayette Elementary School 19.5 mi Public K-5 4 0
      West Seattle High School 19.5 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Chief Sealth High School 19.5 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Highland Terrace Elementary School 19.5 mi Public K-6 4 0
      Seattle Lutheran High School 19.6 mi Private 9-12 0 3
      Fairmount Park Elementary School 19.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Chinook Middle School 19.6 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Loyal Heights Elementary School 19.6 mi Public K-5 5 0
      John F Kennedy Catholic High School 19.6 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Adams Elementary School 19.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Madison Middle School 19.7 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Catharine Blaine K-8 19.8 mi Public K-8 5 0
      King's Schools 19.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Highline High School 20.0 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Genesee Hill Elementary School 20.1 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Gatewood Elementary School 20.2 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Summit Public School: Atlas 20.3 mi Public 6-10 4 0
      Albert Einstein Middle School 20.4 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Career Link 20.5 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Alki Elementary School 20.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Madrona Elementary School 20.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 3
      Melvin G Syre Elementary School 20.9 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Choice Academy 21.0 mi Public 7-12 4 0
      Highline Big Picture School 21.2 mi Public 7-12 2 3
      Mount Rainier High School 22.3 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Ordway Elementary School 25.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 5 0
      Eagle Harbor High School 25.4 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Bainbridge High School 25.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Capt. Charles Wilkes Elementary School 25.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 5 0
      Woodward Middle School 25.7 mi Public 7-8 5 0
      Capt Johnston Blakely Elementary School 26.2 mi Public K-4 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.
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