Effingham Real Estate Market Overview

Could Effingham, IL be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Effingham. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Effingham such as Al...tamont and Teutopolis. When you’re ready, Trulia has 101 resale and new homes in Effingham lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$64,500

Median Sales Price

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$62

Price Per Sqft

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$900

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Effingham show a -60% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 6% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Effingham for Feb 26 to May 25 was $64,500 based on 10 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Effingham was $62, a decrease of -87% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Effingham for Mar 29 to Apr 29 was $900.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Effingham can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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Crime data for the past year is not available at this location.


Best Schools in Effingham

There are 8 schools in Effingham.

Elementary Schools
6

Central Grade School

Public, 2 - 5

N/A

Early Learning Center

Public, K

N/A

South Side Grade School

Public, 1 - 2

Middle Schools
7

Effingham Junior High School

Public, 6 - 8

N/A

Tristar Acad Safe Sch Program

Public, 7 - 8

High Schools
7

Effingham High School

Public, 9 - 12

N/A

Fresh Start

Public, K - 12

N/A

Aspire Alternative High School

Public, 10 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Effingham by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
37%
Single residents
Home owners
78%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$50,563
Median household income
College educated
29%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Effingham commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
98% commute by car
0% commute by bike
0% commute by public transportation
1% commute by foot

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