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Historic Dexter, MI

Dexter is a village in Washtenaw County, just outside the greater Ann Arbor area, with a population of 2,338 people (according to the 2000 census). Dexter actually predates the state of Michigan by 13 years, having been founded by Samuel William Dexter on June 10, 1824. Conveniently located along the banks of the Huron River, the village offers the cozy amenities of small town living with the comforts of close proximity to Ann Arbor and easy access to major highways. Residents take advantage of community festivals twice a year: Dexter Daze in August and Apple Daze in October.

While Dexter holds a rich history within Washtenaw County, it also features some popular parks and lakes that attract visitors year round. Locals enjoy many lakes in Dexter Township. Such popular lakes include: Silver, Half Moon, North Lake, West Lake, part of Four Mile lake, Portage and Base Lakes. Portage Lake is of historical significance for Washtenaw County, as it was the place where natives came up the Huron River and portaged their canoes to other bodies of water in the area. Dexter also offers some of the most beautiful parks and recreational trails in Michigan. Locals get back in touch with beautiful landscapes through Hudson Mills Metro Park, Monument Park, Warrior Creek Park, Spring Valley Trout Park and the ever-tranquil Peace Park.

You will find attractive new construction homes, waterfront homes and historical gems in downtown Dexter. As of the fourth quarter 2009, the average residential sales price is $254,905 and the average condominium sales price is $156,650.

Dexter Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 139 homes for sale in Dexter, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
57% Single Family, 38% Land/lot, 1% Condo and 4% Other.

57% Single Family
38% Land/lot
4% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 139
Average Home Size 1,767 ft² / 164 m²
Price Range ($49,900 - $1,475,000)

Weather in Dexter

The average high temperatures in Dexter range from 30 in January to 83 in July

Average home income in Dexter

The average household income of a Dexter resident is $111,703 with an average home value of $283,617

Population of Dexter

Dexter has 14,994 residents.

Home ownership in Dexter

The average level of home ownership in Dexter is 87%.

Education breakdown of Dexter

Education levels of residents of Dexter include: highschool 14%, associate 8%, bachelor 31%, graduate 23%.

Households in Dexter

Dexter has 5,524 homes, built on average 34 years ago.

Information from in and around Dexter...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 139 homes for sale in Dexter. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Land/lot, Condo and Other. The average list price of these property results is 407,187. Prices are shown as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Dexter please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 139 homes for sale in Dexter, MI are represented by 3 member brokerages serving the Dexter area. Member brokerages representing the 139 homes include Charles Reinhart Company, Real Estate One, Inc. and Howard Hanna Real Estate Services (PA-NY-WV-MD).