DeLand real estate market overview
- Average Monthly Rent: $1,181
- Home Price/Value Percentage Change: 22.3%
- Median Home Value: $342,500
- Best Time To Sell a Home: July
- Affordability Index: 119
- Days To Sell a House: 47
- Job Market: Fair
- Public School Ranking: 18
Location and weather
DeLand is located in east central Florida between Orlando and Daytona Beach. This historically rich city supports high pine meadows and rolling hills along the shore of the St. Johns river. During the summer, DeLand is humid, hot and cloudy. During the short and cool months of winter, temperatures can get as low as 45 degrees.
Residents here endure their fair amount of rain, but that doesn't stop this city from teeming with activity.
Population, job market and cost of living
DeLand has a population of 39,237, with a growth rate of 3.87% annually.
The job market has increased by 2.0% over the last year. In ten years, the job growth is predicted to be 42.9%. Considering DeLand's close proximity to downtown Orlando and Jacksonville, the employment opportunities for residents living here is versatile. This city is also home to Stetson University and Stetson University College of Law, resulting in education being one of the primary industries here. Other big industries include administration, accommodation (food services) retail and technology.
Overall, this small town area is described as an affordable place to live. The average cost of living is lower than Florida's.
DeLand real estate market details
- Downtown DeLand Historic District
- Villa Villar Condo
- Victoria Park Village Center
There has been a 22.3% increase in DeLand's median home value over the last year. As of 2022, the median home value is $342,500.
On average, homes in DeLand sell after 47 days on the market.
In this city, the month of July is the best time to sell a home for the highest value. During the month of September, homes sell the quickest.
The affordability index in DeLand is 119. This number indicates increased affordability in this city.
The top ranked public schools are Citrus Grove Elementary School, Freedom Elementary School, Southwestern Middle School, Deland High School, and Deland Middle School. This information is dependent on data from The US Department of Education, The US Census Bureau and the Florida Department of Education.