Urbandale (Polk County) home prices rise in January 2020

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The median sale price of a home sold in January 2020 in Urbandale in Polk County rose by $18,000 while total sales remained unchanged with 34 homes sold, according to BlockShopper.com.

In January 2020, there were 34 homes sold, with a median sale price of $233,000 - a 8.4% increase over the $215,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 34 homes sold in Urbandale in January 2019, as well.

The median sales tax in Urbandale for the most recent year with available data, 2017, was $3,642, approximately 1.6% of the median home sale price for January 2020.

The following table compares Urbandale to other Polk 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)
Alleman
1
0
-
$270,000
$0
-
Granger
5
2
150%
$265,920
$310,000
-14.2%
Grimes
19
15
26.7%
$259,900
$275,000
-5.5%
Johnston
26
24
8.3%
$251,500
$261,550
-3.8%
Clive
12
9
33.3%
$251,000
$215,000
16.7%
Urbandale
34
34
0%
$233,000
$215,000
8.4%
Ankeny
61
86
-29.1%
$223,500
$231,045
-3.3%
Pleasant Hill
14
11
27.3%
$222,000
$220,000
0.9%
West Des Moines
50
37
35.1%
$220,500
$210,000
5%
Runnells
4
3
33.3%
$213,500
$207,000
3.1%
Altoona
23
16
43.8%
$212,000
$221,000
-4.1%
* This story only considers sales data for the part of Urbandale that is in Polk County.

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