Median prices rose in Johnston over last year, and are up 27.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to fourth quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com.
From October to December, 112 homes sold in Johnston for a median price of $255,000. That's 2 percent higher than median home sale prices for the fourth quarter of 2017.
In the fourth quarter, there were no foreclosures in Johnston.
Median property tax for homeowners in Johnston was $3,482.28 in 2017 according to tax data from that year. That means homeowners pay 1.4 percent of their home's value in taxes.
Statewide, Iowa homeowners pay an effective property tax rate of 1.5 percent, according to a 2017 property tax analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions, ranking it 13th among U.S. states and the District of Columbia.