Q1 real estate sales report: Jefferson Park
From January to March, 69 homes sold in Jefferson Park for a median price of $288,000. That's 6.4 percent higher than median home sale prices for the first quarter of 2017.
In the first quarter, 5 homes in Jefferson Park were in foreclosure.
Median property tax for homeowners in Jefferson Park was $5,317.12 in 2016 according to tax data from that year. That means homeowners pay 2 percent of their home's value in taxes.
Statewide, Illinois homeowners pay an effective property tax rate of 2.22 percent, according to a recent analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions, which is the second-highest rate in the country, just behind New Jersey, where homeowners pay a tax rate of 2.28 percent.