Bucks County's October First-Time Homebuyer Report

Bucks County has a younger population than other areas in Pennsylvania with a median age of 41 years. It also ranks as the fourth- richest with a median income of $73,931 per household. Levittown, Croydon, and Bristol are the three largest cities in terms of population. The Bucks County market primarily consists of detached houses, accounting for 77% of the current homes in the area. The best schools in the county are Linden Elementary School, Unami Middle School, and Central Bucks Hs-West.

Price Range

Homes in Bucks County are generally more expensive than others in the state with a median home value of $270,500 and an average list price of $347,974. The homes with the highest value are in Woodside, Newtown, and Woodbourne. On top of a 2.0% reduction in sales numbers this week to land at 633 homes over the last 30 days, the Bucks County market still shows an identifiable trend downward overall.

Curious as to which homes have been getting the most attention in Bucks County? These listings have stirred up interest and produced the most views:

$699K   $279K   $7.7M  

Typical Dwelling

The typical dwelling in Bucks County is a four-bedroom detached home worth about $453,603. To purchase a similar home, a buyer with good credit and a $90,721 cash down payment could obtain a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate and a $1,581 monthly payment. The property tax rate is $16.91 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out Bucks County homes for sale or reviewing Bucks County real estate trends.


Data reported through 10/13/2016

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