Morganton Real Estate Market Overview

Could Morganton, 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 Morganton. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Morganton such as Va...ldese and Connelly Springs. When you’re ready, Trulia has 373 resale and new homes in Morganton lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$130,500

Median Sales Price

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$92

Price Per Sqft

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$700

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Morganton show a 20% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -22% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Morganton for May 24 to Aug 23 was $130,500 based on 84 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Morganton was $92, an increase of 6% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Morganton for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $700.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Morganton 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 Morganton

There are 42 schools in Morganton.

Elementary Schools
7

The New Dimensions School

Charter, K-8

7

Salem Elementary

Public, PK-5

7

Mull Elementary

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
7

The New Dimensions School

Charter, K-8

6

Liberty Middle

Public, 6-8

6

Walter R Johnson Middle

Public, 6-8

High Schools
8

Burke Middle College High School

Public, 11-12

7

Robert L Patton High School

Public, 9-12

6

Jimmy C. Draughn High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Morganton 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
33%
Single residents
Home owners
77%
Home owners
Median age
41
Median age
Household income
$36,522
Median household income
College educated
26%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Morganton 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
99% commute by car
0% commute by bike
0% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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