Q3 real estate sales report: Swansea
From July to September, 65 homes sold in Swansea for a median price of $162,000. That's 5.3 percent lower than median home sale prices for the third quarter of 2017.
In the third quarter, there were no foreclosures in Swansea.
Median property tax for homeowners in Swansea was $4,333.48 in 2016 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.