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How Boerne Real Estate Differs from the Rest of the Country

!Many residents of Boerne chose to live in the town because of its small-town charm, countryside location, proximity to a big city, and affordable homes. 

But Boerne isn't the only one! There are several different metropolitan areas in America that are experiencing the same type of demand. From Lexington, Massachusetts to Salinas, California, we checked out ten different suburbs that could be considered similar to Boerne. Then, we took note of several common items of information that people hunt for when searching for a place to buy.  Curious about how Boerne compares? You may be surprised by what you find!

Bainbridge Island, WA

Bainbridge Island is a ferry ride away from Seattle and can feel as isolated as you want it to feel.

Residential Boerne, TX Bainbridge Island, WA
Population 29,239 23,396
Average Sale Price $351,000 $485,000
Number of Households 11,110 9,685
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 7,830/1,856/1,132
Median House Age (Years) 14 22
Median Years in Residence 2.64 3.4
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 40.38
Median Age 43.4 46.6
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $124,334
Per Capita Income $37,083 $52,144
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 87/48/94
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 45.1/33.6F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 76.7/52F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 47.74

Salinas, CA

Home of many John Steinbeck novels, Salinas, CA is known for its valley and open land. Next to Monterrey and Big Sur, it is surely a place to put on your “must see” list.

Residential Boerne, TX Salinas, CA
Population 29,239 61,488
Average Sale Price $351,000 $195,000
Number of Households 11,110 12,356
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 5,176/7,184/582
Median House Age (Years) 14 28
Median Years in Residence 2.64 2.87
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 20.63
Median Age 43.4 24.51
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $46,277
Per Capita Income $37,083 $10,274
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 103/136/88
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 60.4/39.1F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 73.2/54.2F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 23.99

McKinney, TX

McKinney is a Dallas suburb for those who want to get out of the mess of the crazy interstate system in DFW. This is a similar situation for those who want to live outside of the city and commute.

Residential Boerne, TX McKinney, TX
Population 29,239 33,925
Average Sale Price $351,000 $210,000
Number of Households 11,110 11,798
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 6,546/5,252/959
Median House Age (Years) 14 22
Median Years in Residence 2.64 2.69
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 19.38
Median Age 43.4 33.24
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $43,101
Per Capita Income $37,083 $24,020
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 83/81/78
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 51.6/25.9F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 94.1/68F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 28.35

Lexington, MA

For being almost 400 years old, Lexington has a cozy feel just outside of Boston. It has a lot of colonial and Revolutionary significance, and has only added to the culture present in the town.

Residential Boerne, TX Lexington, MA
Population 29,239 17,956
Average Sale Price $351,000 $610,000
Number of Households 11,110 6,802
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 5,089/1,710/323
Median House Age (Years) 14 45
Median Years in Residence 2.64 6.99
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 23.95
Median Age 43.4 44.06
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $157,294
Per Capita Income $37,083 $60,296
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 18/17/22
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 36.9/18.2F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 80.5/61.3F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 97.56

Roswell, GA

Roswell is a great suburb outside of Atlanta with many geographical features, including the infamous Chattahoochee River.

Residential Boerne, TX Roswell, GA
Population 29,239 49,913
Average Sale Price $351,000 $275,000
Number of Households 11,110 19,338
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 16,404/2,938/1,110
Median House Age (Years) 14 15
Median Years in Residence 2.64 4.25
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 30.43
Median Age 43.4 40.46
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $121,025
Per Capita Income $37,083 $47,715
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 71/42/90
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 49.6/28.4F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 89.1/64.7F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 41.64

Bozeman, MT

The Wild West is home to some pretty popular towns. Lately, towns like Bozeman and Missoula are seeing more people interested in the great wilderness of Montana.

Residential Boerne, TX Bozeman, MT
Population 29,239 27,371
Average Sale Price $351,000 $295,600
Number of Households 11,110 11,944
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 7,103/4,842/1,144
Median House Age (Years) 14 13
Median Years in Residence 2.64 2.42
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 14.16
Median Age 43.4 30.13
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $59,269
Per Capita Income $37,083 $26,062
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 72/33/91
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 32.3/9.6F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 79/44.2F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 63.65

Asheville, NC

An America favorite, Asheville has both simple city life and monumental country life.

Residential Boerne, TX Asheville, NC
Population 29,239 30,342
Average Sale Price $351,000 $180,000
Number of Households 11,110 13,632
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 7,979/5,654/1,663
Median House Age (Years) 14 23
Median Years in Residence 2.64 3.07
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 16.62
Median Age 43.4 40.73
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $69,551
Per Capita Income $37,083 $32,070
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 138/123/133
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 44.3/22.6F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 81/60F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 63.82

Holland, MI

Holland is just outside of Grand Rapids, but is home to many young people attending college and those who are looking for a quaint life with plenty of options for entertainment.

Residential Boerne, TX Holland, MI
Population 29,239 44,966
Average Sale Price $351,000 $153,000
Number of Households 11,110 15,874
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 12,967/2,905/1,810
Median House Age (Years) 14 18
Median Years in Residence 2.64 3.79
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 15.19
Median Age 43.4 34.02
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $73,579
Per Capita Income $37,083 $26,632
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 30/38/28
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 20.3/7.2F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 75.8/55.2F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 121.32

Golden, CO

Just a few minutes west of Denver is the ever-lovely Golden, Colorado. Home of the Coors brewery, Golden feels like a town inside of a snow globe and has the charm to match.

Residential Boerne, TX Golden, CO
Population 29,239 39,486
Average Sale Price $351,000 $325,000
Number of Households 11,110 16,099
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 10,546/5,553/873
Median House Age (Years) 14 26
Median Years in Residence 2.64 3.48
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 21.66
Median Age 43.4 39.41
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $91,058
Per Capita Income $37,083 $40,148
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 62/30/82
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 43.4/12.8F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 92.7/62.1F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 73.39

Flagstaff, AZ

There is something about this town in Arizona that has had people moving here more and more in recent years. Sounds familiar to our very own Boerne, TX

Residential Boerne, TX Flagstaff, AZ
Population 29,239 49,528
Average Sale Price $351,000 $251,100
Number of Households 11,110 17,223
Homes Owned/Rented/Vacant 8,596/2,515/1,090 8,531/8,694/5,824
Median House Age (Years) 14 18
Median Years in Residence 2.64 2.24
Median Travel Time to Work 28.86 13.08
Median Age 43.4 25.07
Income
Average Household Income $95,969 $58,297
Per Capita Income $37,083 $26,605
Crime
Total Rate/Personal/Property 37/37/36 106/80/110
Climate
Average January High/Low 60.3/38.6F 52.2/23.1F
Average July High/Low 93.6/73.3F 94.1/61.7F
Annual Precipitation 48.47 24.14

Zip codes used for comparisons: Bainbridge Island (98110), Salinas (93905), McKinney (75069), Lexington (02421), Roswell (30075), Bozeman (59718), Asheville (28803), Holland (49424), Golden (80401), Fl