Ottumwa Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $115,000
    3.77% change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    223
    30-day change

Ottumwa Schools and Demographics

Education near Ottumwa, IA

City County
High School Graduates 85.22 87.43
College Degree - 2 year 9.66 10.89
College Degree - 4 year 17.5 18.39
Graduate Degree 4.2 4.7
Expenditures per Student 12,041 12,441
Students per Teacher 15.6 15.1

Elementary Schools near Ottumwa, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Blakesburg Elementary PK - 06 140 11.7 52536
Cardinal Elementary School PK - 05 392 17.1 52554
Douma Elementary School KG - 01 357 25.4 52501
Eddyville Elementary PK - 06 302 13.9 52553
Eisenhower Elementary School KG - 05 246 16.3 52501
Fremont Elementary PK - 06 111 9.3 52561
Horace Mann Elementary School KG - 05 259 15.6 52501
James Elementary School KG - 05 209 11.1 52501
Liberty Elementary School 02 - 05 723 14.6 52501
Ottumwa Community Preschool PK - PK 186 31 52501
Wilson Elementary School KG - 05 315 12.1 52501

Middle Schools near Ottumwa, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Evans Middle School 06 - 08 960 15 52501
Ottumwa Preschool School KG - 01 0 12.9 52501

High Schools near Ottumwa, IA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Cardinal Middle-Senior High School 06 - 12 332 13.9 52554
Eddyville-Blakesburg Senior High School 07 - 12 417 15.3 52553
Ottumwa High School 09 - 12 1,263 15.8 52501

Demographics near Ottumwa, IA

City County
Neighborhood Type Small Town
Population 24,705 35,321
Population Density 1,558 82
Median Age 35.7 39.5
People per Household 2.4 2.4
Median Household Income 39,193 43,329
Average Income per Capita 21,165 23,413

Ottumwa Real Estate

The median home value in Ottumwa, IA is $115,000. This is higher than the county median home value of $75,100. The national median home value is $219,700. The average price of homes sold in Ottumwa, IA is $115,000. Approximately 59.87% of Ottumwa homes are owned, compared to 29.66% rented, while 10.48% are vacant. Ottumwa 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 Ottumwa real estate agent to arrange a tour today!

Ottumwa, Iowa has a population of 24,705. Ottumwa is more family-centric than the surrounding county with 30.6% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 29.24%.

The median household income in Ottumwa, Iowa is $39,193. The median household income for the surrounding county is $43,329 compared to the national median of $57,652. The median age of people living in Ottumwa is 35.7 years.

Ottumwa Weather

The average high temperature in July is 85.5 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 13.4 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 38.2 inches per year, with 23.5 inches of snow per year.