Garage Sale Statistics
Statistic Verification
Source: Statistic Brain Research Center
Research Date: December 2nd, 2014

Garage sales are a little known business that take place every Saturday and Sunday morning. The expert garage sailer knows they need to arrive early in the morning to get the best selection.

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Garage Sale Statistics 
Average number of garage sales each week in the US165,000
Average number of people who purchase something at a garage sale each week690,000
Average number of garage sales listed on Craigslist each week95,000
Average number of items sold at garage sales each week4,967,500
Total US weekly revenue from garage sales$4,222,375
Best time to start a garage sale7:00 am
Best day to hold a garage saleSaturday
Average profit margin when items purchased are resold on eBay462 %
Average Cost Per Item 
Clothing apparel$0.59
Accessories$0.70
Crafting items$0.45
Decorative items$0.83
Entertainment (DVD, CD, Books, Games)$0.47
Household goods, (dishes, office supplies)$0.57
Yard items (plants, trimmers, mower)$2.37
Overall average price of a garage sale item$0.85

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