Hiawatha home prices fall in January 2020

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The median sale price of a home sold in January 2020 in Hiawatha fell by $18,414 while total sales increased by 16.7%, according to BlockShopper.com.

In January 2020, there were seven homes sold, with a median sale price of $104,000 - a 15% decrease over the $122,414 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were six homes sold in Hiawatha in January 2019.

The median sales tax in Hiawatha for the most recent year with available data, 2017, was $2,889, approximately 2.8% of the median home sale price for January 2020.

The following table compares Hiawatha to other Linn 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)
Fairfax
2
5
-60%
$209,637.50
$204,500
2.5%
Springville
2
2
0%
$193,000
$287,500
-32.9%
Robins
5
2
150%
$185,000
$322,000
-42.5%
Mount Vernon
2
3
-33.3%
$165,000
$232,000
-28.9%
Marion
51
52
-1.9%
$164,000
$169,750
-3.4%
Central City
4
1
300%
$144,750
$65,700
120.3%
Cedar Rapids
171
155
10.3%
$135,000
$120,000
12.5%
Ely
1
5
-80%
$117,000
$285,000
-58.9%
Hiawatha
7
6
16.7%
$104,000
$122,413.50
-15%
Lisbon
2
3
-33.3%
$96,450
$147,000
-34.4%
Walker
1
2
-50%
$51,000
$149,750
-65.9%

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