Independence Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $169,000
    4.04% change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    54
    30-day change

Independence Schools and Demographics

Education near Independence, IA

City County
High School Graduates 92.13 92.97
College Degree - 2 year 11.69 12.46
College Degree - 4 year 18.45 18.98
Graduate Degree 2.97 3.35
Expenditures per Student 24,505 17,474
Students per Teacher 14.4 19.2

Elementary Schools near Independence, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Early Childhood Center PK - KG 41 16.4 50644
East Buchanan Elementary School PK - 05 326 16 50682
East Elementary School KG - 02 293 12 50644
Jesup Elementary School PK - 04 423 16.1 50648
Perry #1 Elementary School KG - 08 42 21 50644
Prairie Grove Elementary School KG - 08 34 17 50641
Triumph Elementary School KG - 08 49 24.5 50641
West Elementary School 03 - 06 380 12.8 50644

Middle Schools near Independence, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
East Buchanan Middle School 06 - 08 132 14.5 50682
Jesup Middle School 05 - 08 246 15.7 50648

High Schools near Independence, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
East Buchanan High School 09 - 12 166 11.2 50682
Independence Junior Senior High School 07 - 12 656 13.4 50644
Jesup High School 09 - 12 206 12 50648

Demographics near Independence, IA

City County
Neighborhood Type Small Town
Population 6,013 21,101
Population Density 990 37
Median Age 40.1 38.7
People per Household 2.3 2.5
Median Household Income 49,104 59,348
Average Income per Capita 27,317 30,974

Independence Real Estate

The median home value in Independence, IA is $169,000. This is higher than the county median home value of $140,000. The national median home value is $219,700. The average price of homes sold in Independence, IA is $169,000. Approximately 62.99% of Independence homes are owned, compared to 25.01% rented, while 12% are vacant. Independence real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you see a property you’re interested in, contact a Independence real estate agent to arrange a tour today!

Independence, Iowa has a population of 6,013. Independence is less family-centric than the surrounding county with 31.96% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 34.75%.

The median household income in Independence, Iowa is $49,104. The median household income for the surrounding county is $59,348 compared to the national median of $57,652. The median age of people living in Independence is 40.1 years.

Independence Weather

The average high temperature in July is 83 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 7.6 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 36.8 inches per year, with 32.7 inches of snow per year.