germantown homes for sale in louisville

Known for its trendy restaurants and charming historic homes, Germantown is a popular place in Louisville to call home. Germantown can be found around three miles southeast of downtown Louisville. The two Germantown zip codes are 40204 and 40217. Generally, Germantown extends around Goss Avenue to Steve Magle Alley to E Breckenridge Street to Barrett Avenue and then around past Saint Michaels Cemetery. The majority of the Germantown homes were built in the beginning of the 20th century. Germantown homes range from $20,000 to about $330,000. The median estimated home value was $124,000 as of 4/1/16. 

HOME FOR SALE IN GERMANTOWN LOUISVILLE

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Germantown Homes for Sale September 30, 2022
12
Listed
76
Avg. DOM
$193.20
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$272,400
Med. List Price
12 Properties
$159,000
Neighborhood: Germantown
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,211
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
3
Days on Site
1623029
MLS
OPPORTUNITY IN GERMANTOWN to build sweat equity with fun cosmetics! Lots of mechanical updates like relatively young HVAC, siding, windows, and roof! Just needs your imagination to reimagine the...
Under Contract
1036 Samuel St Louisville, KY 40204
$225,000
Neighborhood: Germantown
2
Beds
1
Baths
785
Sq.Ft.
1923
Year Built
11
Days on Site
1622173
MLS
Location, location, location! Walk to all your favorite Germantown restaurants, pubs, grocery store and shops from this adorable renovated cottage-like home! So many updates in recent years,...
$325,000
Neighborhood: Germantown
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,505
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
15
Days on Site
1622337
MLS
ONE OF A KIND!!!!! This home is a true show stopper in the heart of one of the fastest growing neighborhoods, Germantown. New from the top to the bottom and done in modern finishes throughout....
$274,900
Neighborhood: Ellison
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,551
Sq.Ft.
1925
Year Built
22
Days on Site
1621841
MLS
Remodeled Highlands 3 bed, 2 full bath with finished basement ready to go! Updates include brand new kitchen with appliances, two new full bathrooms, new permitted plumbing, permitted electrical,...
$208,900
Neighborhood: Germantown
2
Beds
1
Baths
964
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
23
Days on Site
1621670
MLS
Welcome to 931 Mary St! This GORGEOUS shotgun is incredibly spacious with modern upgrades throughout and features 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom! As soon as you walk in the door you will see the latest...
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,348
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
23
Days on Site
1621684
MLS
Welcome to 946 Ellison Ave. This home has a large covered front porch deck sitting above a beautiful tiered landscape with local perennials. The 2 Bedrooms are located upstairs. The front room is...
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,353
Sq.Ft.
1907
Year Built
29
Days on Site
1621374
MLS
Nicely updated shotgun style home located in Germantown just a short walk from Logan Street Market. Updates to this home include newer floors, cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel...
Pending
904 Samuel St Louisville, KY 40204
$181,000
Neighborhood: Germantown
1
Beds
1
Baths
1,056
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
38
Days on Site
1620636
MLS
Ready for immediate occupancy! Prepare to be charmed by this well maintained Germantown home, completely renovated in 2017. An open floor plan greets you upon entry, along with central brick...
Pending
1219 Schiller Ave Louisville, KY 40204
$299,000
Neighborhood: Ellison
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,912
Sq.Ft.
1925
Year Built
45
Days on Site
1620165
MLS
This 5 bedroom 3 full and one half bath Germantown Craftsman Style gem awaits your personal touch. So much has been done and still some left to do to make this home perfect for your family. Large...
$269,900
Neighborhood: Germantown
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,650
Sq.Ft.
1938
Year Built
83
Days on Site
1617179
MLS
48-hr Contingency in Place. Beautiful Home next to Bradford Mills Lofts in Germantown. This gem of a home has everything you need to enjoy city living at it's BEST. Inviting front porch with picket...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,280
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
318
Days on Site
1601077
MLS
This custom built modern home will feature 9 foot ceilings, a cantilevered second floor, a covered car port, a laundry room on the same level as the bedrooms, solid surface countertops and more. The...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,280
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
319
Days on Site
1601022
MLS
This custom built modern home will feature 9 foot ceilings, a cantilevered second floor, a covered car port, a laundry room on the same level as the bedrooms, solid surface countertops and more. The...

In Germantown, you will see predominately camelback and shotgun homes. These homes are most commonly constructed of aluminum, vinyl, stone, and wood. There is a few two-story or ranch traditional homes but it isn’t a type of home you see a lot of in Germantown. Square footage of homes in Germantown ranges from about 700 to 2,400 square feet. Basements aren’t uncommon in Germantown but some homes are without a basement. A few homes in Germantown have a cellar instead of a basement. Some homes in Germantown have a garage but not many. If you do find a home with a garage in Germantown, it will most likely be only a one-car garage.
The population in Germantown is around 4,800 people compared to the 606,000 people that live in Louisville as a whole. The majority of the population is between 25-34 years old with the second largest age group being 35-54 years old. Most of the households are married without children. The most common income bracket for this neighborhood is between $50,000-$75,000 yearly. 

SHOPPING AND DINING IN GERMANTOWN

Grocery shopping is very close by in Germantown. There is a Kroger located at 1265 Goss Avenue. Germantown offers quite a few restaurants. Germantown is around seven miles away from Oxmoor Mall and Saint Matthews Mall. The Paddock Shops is around fifteen miles away. Some of the restaurants you can find in Germantown are Eiderdown, Hammerheads, Come Back Inn, The Fish House, Four Pegs, and The Monkey Wrench.

SCHOOLS NEAR GERMANTOWN

Germantown is in the Jefferson County Public School District. The following schools are in the Germantown area: Cochran Elementary, Camp Taylor Elementary, Gilmore Lane Elementary, Meyzeek Middle School, Seneca High School. All three of the elementary schools mentioned offer Advanced Placement and Early Childhood Program. Meyzeek Middle School offers the mathematics/science/technology (MST) program and a wide range of electives. Seneca High School offers a professional career theme that includes human services, education, and international studies. 

MORE INFORMATION ON HOMES FOR SALE IN GERMANTOWN LOUISVILLE

If you would like to learn more or have any questions about any of these Germantown houses for sale, or others in the zip code 40204 or 40217, just click the "Request More Information" button on any property detail page. The Hollinden Team can provide you with past sale information, comparables, disclosures, PVA assessment, and tax information – we would love to answer any real estate questions you have