The median sale price of a home sold in August 2017 in Grimes in Polk County rose by $3,720 while total sales decreased by 27.4%, according to BlockShopper.com.
In August 2017, there were 53 homes sold, with a median sale price of $223,720 - a 1.7% increase over the $220,000 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 73 homes sold in Grimes in August 2016.
The median sales tax in Grimes for 2017 was $3,744. In 2016, the median sales tax was $3,346. This marks an increase of 11.9%. The effective property tax rate, using the median property tax and median home sale price as the basis, is 1.7%.
The following table compares Grimes to other Polk County cities with similar median sales prices in August 2017:* This story only considers sales data for the part of Grimes that is in Polk County.