Sharon, WI Real Estate

Sharon, Wisconsin is a town in Walworth County home to over 1,500 residents. It is located on Highway 67 just one mile north of the Illinois border. The town is unique in that it has six bike routes and no stoplights.

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Sharon has many recreational events for its residents to partake in: the Roun’ da Manure Bicycle Tour, Model A Day and A Victorian Christmas. The Roun’ da Manure is a full day of bike riding through the scenic countrysides of southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Model A Day is an event that takes place in the spirit of the 1920s and 1930s in which area residents dress up as gangsters and flappers and walk along Main Street. It aims to boost awareness about the area’s history with entertainment, food and architecture of the time period. A Victorian Christmas is the town’s holiday celebration that features a beautiful lighted horse-drawn carriage parade.

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The area now known as Sharon was once a part of Delavan Township. In 1843, it separated to become its own entity. William Van Ostrand and a Mr. Southard were Sharon’s first settlers.

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Sharon properties for sale

Schools
  District Type Enrollment # Student Teacher Ratio GreatSchool Rank
Sharon Community School (Sharon) Sharon J11 School District public 278 Not Provided Sharon Community School GreatSchools Rating
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Demographics

Population Demographics

  City County State
Total Population 2,070 102,952 5,687,217
Total Households 828 39,261 2,286,339
Total Families 564 25,953 1,476,860
Population Density 68 3,317 437,888
Percent Male 49% 50% 50%
Percent Female 51% 50% 50%
White Collar Jobs 45% 59% 55%
Blue Collar Jobs 55% 41% 45%

Top Occupations

Professions Population Employed
Manufacturing 299
Transportation 261
Retail 154
Sales 140
Healthcare 139
Management 118
Natural Resources 76
Arts and Media 74
Agriculture 67
Information, Scientific and Technical 57

Male Female Breakdown

Population Age

White vs Blue Collar Jobs

Top Professions

Work Transportation Method

Household Income with Head of House hold under age of 25

Household Income with Head of House Hold between the ages of 25 and 44

Household Income with Head of House Hold between the ages of 45 and 64

Household Income with Head of Household over the age of 65

Housing Demographics

  City County State
Total Housing Units 985 51,453 2,620,437
Owner Occupied Housing Units 603 26,920 1,568,389
Renter Occupied Housing Units 225 12,342 717,965
Vacant Housing Units 145 12,133 334,086
Occupancy Rate 85% 76% 87%
Vehicles Per Housing Unit 2 26 1,560

Commute Time To Work

  City County State
Less than 5 minutes 48 2,437 128,186
5 - 14 minutes 154 7,734 374,689
15 - 29 minutes 348 7,033 444,147
30 - 44 minutes 220 4,459 288,176
45-59 minutes 40 3,384 143,851
Over 60 minutes 87 2,994 80,685

Total Housing Units

Housing By Occupant

Commute Time To Work

Monthly Rental Rates

Monthly Mortgage Costs

Age of Homeowners

Education Attainment

  City County State
Some High School 193 6,901 374,133
High School Graduate 613 21,720 1,258,952
Some College 301 14,338 808,107
Associates Degree 101 5,904 355,880
Bachelors Degree 117 11,061 663,912
Graduate Degree 42 4,086 242,694

Education Attainment


Market Conditions

Market Conditions for Sharon

August 2017

Median Sale Price
$82,500

 DOWN -41.07%
vs. Month Ago
Homes for Sale
12

 DOWN -25.00%
vs. Month Ago
Homes Sold
2

 UP 100.00%
vs. Month Ago
Avg Days on Market
43

 DOWN -74.25%
vs. Month Ago

Median Sale Price

The median sale price for homes in August was $82,500. The median sales price for homes in August fell by ($57,500) compared to last month. This represents a 41.07% decrease from July. Compared to the same month last year, the median price of homes fell by ($59,500) representing a -41.9% year-over-year change.

The median sales price is the middle value of all sales occurring in the market during the past thirty days when you arrange these sales prices from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average as the median does not change as much as a result of a few unusually low or high sales prices.

Homes for Sale

The inventory of homes for sale fell by 4 in August to 12. This represents 25% decrease from July when 16 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 19 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 7 representing a -36.84% year-over-year change.

Homes for sale represents the number of active listings on the market during the specified month as reported in the MLS system operating within the market area.

Homes Sold

The inventory of homes for sale fell by 4 in August to 12. This represents 25% decrease from July when 16 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 19 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 7 representing a -36.84% year-over-year change.

Homes for sale represents the number of active listings on the market during the specified month as reported in the MLS system operating within the market area.

Avg Days on Market

The average days on market for a home sold in August (43) decreased by 124 days compared to July. This represents a 74.25% decrease in days on market for homes in the market from the previous month. Compared to the same month last year, the days on market for homes sold decreased by 615, a -93.46% year-over-year change.

Average Days on Market is the time period between the date when a home is listed for sale in an MLS system and the date it is sold.

Sale/List Price Ratio

The Sale/List Price Ratio of 80.24% in August fell by 3.13% compared to July and increased 1.16% compared to the same period last year.

Sale/List Price Ratio is the sale price of a listing divided by the original list price expressed as a percentage. The Sale/List Price Ratio for the market is determined by adding the Sale/List Price Ratio for each listing sold in the market during the month and dividing by the number of listings sold during the month.

New Homes

The number of homes listed in August (3) rose by 3 compared to July, a % change. Compared to August 2016, the number of new listings decreased by 4, a -57.14% year-over-year change.

Newly Listed Homes are the total count of homes that have been listed within the market area during the most recent month, as reported in the MLS system(s) operating in the market area.

Median List Price Homes

The median list price in August was $69,900. The median list price for homes in August rose by $69,900 compared to last month. This represents a % increase from July. Compared to the same month last year, the median list price of homes decreased ($55,000) representing a -44.03% year-over-year decrease.

The median list price is the middle value of all currently active listings as reported in the MLS systems in the market area when you arrange these list prices from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average as the median does not change as much as a result of the existence of a few unusually low or high list prices.




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