Kern County Real Estate Market Sees Sales Down

In this week's report, the number of homes sold in the Kern County market dropped to 69 over the past 30 days, a decrease of 8.0% from last week's report, but still above the monthly average. In comparison, nearby Los Angeles County had 6,248 sales in the same time frame, the most of all neighboring counties. Prices are rising in Kern County, and the median sales price this period increased from $174,900 to $185,000. Along with the slip in sales, a relatively high seven months of inventory indicates that Kern County is a solid buyer's market.

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Demographic facts for Kern County:

  • Over the past 10 years, the population has increased 29.0%.
  • The safety rating here is 49. (Scale: 1 = Worst, 100 = Best)
  • The average work commute is 25 minutes.

Data reported through 10/12/2016


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