Maroa home prices rise in the first half of 2020

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The median sale price of a home sold in the first half of 2020 in Maroa rose by $7,925 while total sales decreased by 28.6%, according to BlockShopper.com.

From January through June of 2020, there were 10 homes sold, with a median sale price of $133,875 - a 6.3% increase over the $125,950 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 14 homes sold in Maroa in the first half of 2019.

The median sales tax in Maroa for the most recent year with available data, 2017, was $2,131, approximately 1.6% of the median home sale price for the first half of 2020.

The following table compares Maroa to other Macon County cities with similar median sales prices in the first half of 2020:

CityJan. - June 2020 Home SalesJan. - June 2019 Home Sales% change (Total Home Sales)Jan. - June 2020 Median Sales PriceJan. - June 2019 Median Sales Price% change (Median Sales Price)
Oakley37-57.1%$250,000$104,300139.7%
Forsyth2737-27%$201,500$229,500-12.2%
Long Creek3314135.7%$164,900$176,500-6.6%
Maroa1014-28.6%$133,875$125,9506.3%
Mount Zion48480%$133,750$133,5000.2%
Harristown11110%$115,000$86,50032.9%
Argenta7616.7%$103,000$92,20011.7%
Warrensburg11922.2%$87,500$93,000-5.9%
Oreana513-61.5%$82,000$120,000-31.7%
Macon1315-13.3%$77,000$57,50033.9%
Niantic35-40%$76,400$74,5002.6%

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