East St. Louis home prices fall in October 2020

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The median sale price of a home sold in October 2020 in East St. Louis fell by $400 while total sales increased by 9.1%, according to BlockShopper.com.

In October 2020, there were 12 homes sold, with a median sale price of $9,600 - a 4% decrease over the $10,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 11 homes sold in East St. Louis in October 2019.

The median sales tax in East St. Louis for the most recent year with available data, 2018, was $568, approximately 5.9% of the median home sale price for October 2020.

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

CityOct. 2020 Home SalesOct. 2019 Home Sales% change (Total Home Sales)Oct. 2020 Median Sales PriceOct. 2019 Median Sales Price% change (Median Sales Price)
New Athens4333.3%$83,750$120,000-30.2%
Crest Hill21100%$75,000$32,500130.8%
Fairmont City23-33.3%$32,000$2,1031421.6%
East Carondelet10-$16,500$0-
East St. Louis12119.1%$9,600$10,000-4%
Washington Park220%$5,750$3,891.4847.8%
North Dupo10-$1,100$0-

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