The median sale price of a home sold in the fourth quarter of 2017 in Johnston rose by $1,000 while total sales remained unchanged with 122 homes sold, according to BlockShopper.com.
From October through December of 2017, there were 122 homes sold, with a median sale price of $245,000 - a 0.4% increase over the $244,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 122 homes sold in Johnston in the fourth quarter of 2016, as well.
The median sales tax in Johnston for 2017 was $4,698. In 2016, the median sales tax was $4,500. This marks an increase of 4.4%. The effective property tax rate, using the median property tax and median home sale price as the basis, is 1.9%.
The following table compares Johnston to other Polk County cities with similar median sales prices in the fourth quarter of 2017: