East St. Louis home prices fall in January 2020

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The median sale price of a home sold in January 2020 in East St. Louis fell by $15,950 while total sales decreased by 75%, according to BlockShopper.com.

In January 2020, there were two homes sold, with a median sale price of $6,000 - a 72.7% decrease over the $21,950 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were eight homes sold in East St. Louis in January 2019.

The median sales tax in East St. Louis for the most recent year with available data, 2018, was $568, approximately 9.5% of the median home sale price for January 2020.

The following table compares East St. Louis to other St. Clair County cities with similar median sales prices in January 2020:

City
Jan. 2020 Home Sales
Jan. 2019 Home Sales
% change (Total Home Sales)
Jan. 2020 Median Sales Price
Jan. 2019 Median Sales Price
% change (Median Sales Price)
Collinsville
2
7
-71.4%
$75,796
$135,900
-44.2%
Fairmont City
2
1
100%
$70,000
$76,000
-7.9%
New Athens
5
0
-
$65,000
$0
-
Belleville
67
68
-1.5%
$65,000
$86,250
-24.6%
Crest Hill
1
0
-
$60,000
$0
-
Marissa
4
1
300%
$58,379
$16,000
264.9%
North Dupo
1
0
-
$50,000
$0
-
Cahokia
25
10
150%
$27,000
$22,500
20%
Washington Park
1
1
0%
$15,879.93
$4,200
278.1%
Lenzburg
1
0
-
$15,620
$0
-
East St. Louis
2
8
-75%
$6,000
$21,950
-72.7%

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