Real Estate Market Update for Stafford County, VA
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 1% compared to 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 under 420-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 13%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 330-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 26% year-over-year, and decreased 24% month-over-month. Fewer sales could indicate an opportunity for buyers to negotiate better terms. 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 Stafford County, VA
Area Information for Stafford County, VA
  • Population: 150,459
  • Median Age: 36.46 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 37 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 0%
  • Population Density: 559/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 62.76%
  • Closest Airport: Washington Dulles International
  • Closest College: University Of Mary Washington
  • Closest Jr. College: Northern Virginia Cmnty Cllg-woodbridge
  • Median Household Income: $96,727
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $352,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Potomac Nationals (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 53.43%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Stafford County, VA
Median Age: 36.46 Married: 46% Number of Households: 49,023 Households with Children: 19,719
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 Stafford County, VA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Colonial Forge High School 2.0 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Winding Creek Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Rodney E. Thompson Middle School 2.7 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      H.h. Poole Middle School 3.1 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Stafford Sr. High School 3.4 mi Public 9-12 2 0
      Anthony Burns Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-6 2 0
      T. Benton Gayle Middle School 3.5 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Margaret Brent Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Mountain View High School 3.6 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Grace Preparatory School 3.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Stafford Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Stafford Academy For Technolgy (stat) 3.7 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Park Ridge Elementary School 3.9 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Stafford Middle School 3.9 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      North Stafford High School 4.1 mi Public 9-12 3 0
      Merit School Of Stafford 4.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Hampton Oaks Elementary School 4.1 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Brooke Point High School 4.3 mi Public 9-12 2 0
      Garrisonville Elementary School 4.3 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Andrew G. Wright Middle School 4.3 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Rockhill Elementary School 4.4 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Regional Alternative Education Program/stafford Co 4.4 mi Public 6-12 0 0
      Alternative Paths Training School - Stafford West Campus 4.4 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Colonial Academy 4.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Cornerstone Life Academy 4.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Holy Cross Academy 4.6 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Edward E. Drew Jr. Middle School 4.7 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Rocky Run Elementary School 5.0 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Hartwood Elementary School 5.1 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Conway Elementary School 5.1 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Falmouth Elementary School 5.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Red Apple School Countrywood 5.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Kate Waller Barrett Elementary School 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Anne E Moncure Elementary School 5.7 mi Public K-5 2 0
      St. William Of York Catholic School 5.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Grafton Village Elementary School 6.3 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Donald B. Dixon-lyle R. Smith Middle School 6.4 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Shirley C. Heim Middle School 7.1 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Widewater Elementary School 7.3 mi Public K-5 1 0
      South Stafford Christian School 7.5 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Ferry Farm Elementary School 8.3 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Ferry Farm Baptist Church Preschool/kindergarten 8.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 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.
      Local Weather for Stafford County, VA
        Data powered by Attom Data Solutions. Copyright© 2020. 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.