Q2 real estate sales report: Springfield
From April to June, 726 homes sold in Springfield for a median price of $100,000. That's 5.5 percent higher than median home sale prices for the second quarter of 2017.
In the second quarter, 31 homes in Springfield were in foreclosure.
Median property tax for homeowners in Springfield was $2,192.55 in 2017 according to tax data from that year. That means homeowners pay 2.3 percent of their home's value in taxes.
Statewide, Illinois homeowners pay an effective property tax rate of 2.2 percent, according to a 2017 property tax analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions, ranking it second among U.S. states and the District of Columbia.