Elmira Real Estate Market Overview

Could Elmira, NY 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 Elmira. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Elmira such as Elmira Heig...hts and Horseheads. When you’re ready, Trulia has 242 resale and new homes in Elmira lined up for you, including open houses, and 102 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$81,000

Median Sales Price

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$55

Price Per Sqft

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$997

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Elmira show a 5% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -17% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Elmira for Sep 17 to Dec 16 was $81,000 based on 26 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Elmira was $55, a decrease of -7% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Elmira for Nov 17 to Dec 17 was $997.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Elmira 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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937

Counts of Theft

732

Counts of Assault

630

Counts of Arrest


Best Schools in Elmira

There are 17 schools in Elmira.

Elementary Schools
4

Hendy Avenue School

Public, 3 - 6

3

Broadway Elementary School

Public, 3 - 6

3

Thomas K Beecher School

Public, 3 - 6

2

Parley Coburn School

Public, 3 - 6

N/A

Riverside School

Public, PK - 2

Middle Schools
6

Cohen Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

4

Broadway Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

N/A

Schuyler-Chemung-Tioga Boces

Public, 7 - 12

N/A

Ernie Davis Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

High Schools
5

Elmira Free Academy

Public, 9 - 12

5

Southside High School

Public, 9 - 12

5

Thomas A Edison High School

Public, 9 - 12

N/A

Schuyler-Chemung-Tioga Boces

Public, 7 - 12

N/A

Elmira Alternative High School At Washington School

Public, 10 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Elmira 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
40%
Single residents
Home owners
64%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$39,408
Median household income
College educated
25%
College educated

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