Housing
Median Single-Family Home Sale Price


Median Single-Family Home Sale Price

What does this measure?

The median price of single-family homes, broken down by year, in 2017 dollars.

Why is this important?

Home prices typically reflect demand for housing, and by extension, the health of the local economy and real estate market. Homeownership is an important factor for neighborhood stability and civic participation.

How is our county performing?

In 2018, the median price of a single-family home in Berks County was about $164,000, a 9% increase over the price in 2000 (about $150,200 after adjusting for inflation). During this period, the median home price increased steadily and peaked in 2007 at $199,800. Prices then dropped until 2011. Prices were relatively flat until 2014. Since then home prices have been slowly creeping upward.

Notes about the data

Data is from the Reading-Berks Association of Realtors. Comparable information for other geographies was not available.

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Median Single-Family Home Sale Price
2000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018
Pennsylvania
Berks County$150,198$157,385$164,567$173,318$182,116$192,863$193,063$199,828$190,106$178,495$172,736$158,408$158,477$157,645$156,984$158,917$162,169$168,928$164,000
Berks County Regions
Central
Northeast
South
Southeast
West
Reading city
Berks County Peers
Chester County
Lancaster County
Lebanon County
Lehigh County
Montgomery County
Schuylkill County

Source: Reading-Berks Association of REALTORS
Notes: Figures in 2015 Dollars




No Raw Table
2000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201320142015201620172018
Pennsylvania
Berks CountyN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Berks County Regions
Central
Northeast
South
Southeast
West
Reading city
Berks County Peers
Chester County
Lancaster County
Lebanon County
Lehigh County
Montgomery County
Schuylkill County

Source: Reading-Berks Association of REALTORS
Notes: No Raw Table




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