98055 Real Estate Market Overview

Could Renton, WA 98055 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 98055. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near 98055 such as Kent an...d Newcastle. When you’re ready, Trulia has 32 resale and new homes in 98055 lined up for you, including 5 open houses, and 31 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$377,000

Median Sales Price

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$220

Price Per Sqft

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$2,202

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in 98055 show a 18% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -4% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in 98055 for Mar 15 to Jun 14 was $377,000 based on 72 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for 98055 was $220, an increase of 13% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in 98055 for May 15 to Jun 15 was $2,202.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

98055 has very low crime relative to the rest of King County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around 98055 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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622

Counts of Theft

153

Counts of Assault

137

Counts of Burglary


Best Schools in 98055

There are 18 schools in 98055.

Elementary Schools
8

Kennydale Elementary School

Public, K-5

6

Talbot Hill Elementary School

Public, K-5

6

Tiffany Park Elementary School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
6

Nelsen Middle School

Public, 6-8

4

Meeker Middle School

Public, 7-8

4

Dimmitt Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
8

Kentridge High School

Public, 9-12

8

Lindbergh Senior High School

Public, 9-12

4

Renton Senior High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in 98055 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
36%
Single residents
Home owners
63%
Home owners
Median age
37
Median age
Household income
$70,053
Median household income
College educated
37%
College educated

Commute

Most people in 98055 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
93% commute by car
0% commute by bike
6% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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