The median sale price of a home sold in December 2017 in Johnston rose by $9,895 while total sales increased by 23.8%, according to BlockShopper.com.
In December 2017, there were 52 homes sold, with a median sale price of $245,000 - a 4.2% increase over the $235,105 median sale price for the same period of the previous year. There were 42 homes sold in Johnston in December 2016.
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 December 2017: