Siskiyou County home prices fall 2.9% in cool March market, with houses for sale in modest demand

Mike Stucka and Sean Lahman USA TODAY NETWORK
Mt. Shasta looms in the background at a home for sale in Mount Shasta on Jan. 24, 2022.

A typical Siskiyou County home was listed for $429,500 in March, down 2.9% from a month earlier, an analysis of data from shows.

The median list home price in March was up about 22.7% from March 2021. Siskiyou County's median home was 1,736 square feet for a listed price of $238 per square foot.

The Siskiyou County market was tepid, with a median 78 days on market. The market added 68 new home listings in March, compared with the 56 added in March 2021. The market ended the month with some 126 listings of homes for sale.

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Across all of California, median home prices were $734,950, rising 4.8% from a month earlier. The median California home for sale had 1,747 square feet at list price of $443 per square foot.

Across the United States, median home prices were $404,950, up 3.2% from a month earlier. The median American home for sale had 1,800 square feet, listed at $214 per square foot.

The median home list price — the midway point of all the houses or units listed over a period of time — is used more often in this report instead of the average home list price because experts say the median offers a more accurate view of what's happening in a market. In finding the average price, all prices of homes listed are added and then divided by the number of homes sold. This measure can be skewed by one low or high price.

The USA TODAY Network is publishing localized versions of this story on its news sites across the country, generated with data from the residential listings database.. The story was written by Mike Stucka and Sean Lahman.