The median sale price of a home sold in the first half of 2018 in Johnston rose by $2,740 while total sales decreased by 17.7%, according to BlockShopper.com.
From January through June of 2018, there were 232 homes sold, with a median sale price of $250,190 - a 1.1% increase over the $247,450 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 282 homes sold in Johnston in the first half of 2017.
The median sales tax in Johnston for the most recent year with available data, 2017, was $4,698, approximately 1.9% of the median home sale price for the first half of 2018.
The following table compares Johnston to other Polk County cities with similar median sales prices in the first half of 2018: