First Ward Real Estate Market Overview

Could First Ward, Charlotte, NC 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 First Ward. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods near ...First Ward such as Third Ward and Fourth Ward. When you’re ready, Trulia has 13 resale and new homes in First Ward lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in First Ward show a -19% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 22% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in First Ward for May 18 to Aug 17 was $215,450 based on 4 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for First Ward was $226, an increase of 4% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in First Ward for Jul 18 to Aug 18 was $2,075.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

First Ward has high crime relative to the rest of Mecklenburg County.

Knowing more about crime activity in First Ward 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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Schools in First Ward

School data is currently unavailable. Use the map above to find the best schools in First Ward.


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

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Most people in First Ward 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
82% commute by car
0% commute by bike
3% commute by public transportation
17% commute by foot

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