Oak Forest Real Estate Market Overview

Could Oak Forest, 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 Oak Forest. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods near ...Oak Forest such as Shannon Park and Eastway. When you’re ready, Trulia has 4 resale and new homes in Oak Forest lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$130,000

Median Sales Price

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$93

Price Per Sqft

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$980

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Oak Forest show a 70% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 2% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Oak Forest for May 24 to Aug 23 was $130,000 based on 17 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Oak Forest was $93, an increase of 43% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Oak Forest for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $980.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Oak Forest has average crime relative to the rest of Mecklenburg County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Oak Forest 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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257

Counts of Theft

164

Counts of Assault

62

Counts of Burglary


Best Schools in Oak Forest

There are 17 schools in Oak Forest.

Elementary Schools
8

Devonshire Elementary

Public, K-5

6

Joseph W Grier Academy

Public, PK-5

6

Hickory Grove Elementary

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
5

Northridge Middle

Public, 6-8

3

Cochrane Middle

Public, 6-11

High Schools
5

Garinger High School

Public, 9-12

3

Cochrane Middle

Public, 6-11

3

Rocky River High

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Oak Forest 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
35%
Single residents
Home owners
27%
Home owners
Median age
26
Median age
Household income
$35,044
Median household income
College educated
9%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Oak Forest 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
94% commute by car
0% commute by bike
6% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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