Housing

The home sales for Jefferson County in the 4th Quarter of 2012 showed a increase over the 4th Quarter sales of 2011. The average price of homes sold increased to $89,000 in the 4th Quarter of 2012.

Illinois home sales and the overall housing market improved by raised consumer confidence and a optimistic economy. The median is a typical market price where half the homes sold for more. Jefferson County continues to follow the state trend.

Jefferson County Quarterly Housing Survey of Total Home Sales

4th Quarter 2011 Sales: (67 home sales)
4th Quarter 2012 Sales: (65 home sales)

4th Quarter 2011 Median Price: $75,000
4th Quarter 2012 Median Price: $89,000