Battle Creek Real Estate Market Overview

Could Battle Creek, MI 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 Battle Creek. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Battle Creek s...uch as Marshall and Richland. When you’re ready, Trulia has 406 resale and new homes in Battle Creek lined up for you, including 2 open houses, and 199 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$107,000

Median Sales Price

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$118

Price Per Sqft

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$875

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Battle Creek show a 4% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -9% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Battle Creek for Apr 13 to Jul 12 was $107,000 based on 211 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Battle Creek was $118, an increase of 44% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Battle Creek for Jun 13 to Jul 13 was $875.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Battle Creek 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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1,379

Counts of Theft

1,087

Counts of Assault

404

Counts of Vandalism


Best Schools in Battle Creek

There are 42 schools in Battle Creek.

Elementary Schools
9

Prairieview School

Public, K-4

9

Calhoun Christian School

Private, PK-12

8

Riverside Elementary School

Public, K-4

Middle Schools
10

St. Joseph Middle School

Private, 6-8

10

St. Joseph Middle School

Private, 6-8

9

Calhoun Christian School

Private, PK-12

High Schools
9

Calhoun Christian School

Private, PK-12

6

Lakeview High School

Public, 9-12

6

Pennfield Senior High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Battle Creek 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
34%
Single residents
Home owners
77%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$42,121
Median household income
College educated
23%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Battle Creek 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
97% commute by car
0% commute by bike
0% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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