October 2021: Home prices in Calumet City increased

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The median sale price of a home sold in October 2021 in Calumet City rose by $31,000 while total sales increased by 314.3%, according to BlockShopper.com.

In October 2021, there were 58 homes sold, with a median sale price of $142,500 - a 27.8% increase over the $111,500 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 14 homes sold in Calumet City in October 2020.

The median sales tax in Calumet City for the most recent year with available data, 2019, was $3,428, approximately 2.4% of the median home sale price for October 2021.

The following table compares Calumet City to other Cook County cities with similar median sale prices in October 2021:

CityOct. 2021 Home SalesOct. 2020 Home Sales% change (Total Home Sales)Oct. 2021 Median Sales PriceOct. 2020 Median Sales Price% change (Median Sales Price)
Richton Park181520%$149,500$179,000-16.5%
Hazel Crest259177.8%$145,000$126,00015.1%
Calumet City5814314.3%$142,500$111,50027.8%
Park Forest4413238.5%$118,500$118,0000.4%
Blue Island219133.3%$115,000$124,000-7.3%
Calumet Park7475%$110,000$107,5002.3%

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