Santa Barbara, CA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 37,177 housing units in Santa Barbara.
This represents a 2.6% growth from 36,226 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 37,085 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 92 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Santa Barbara is about 41.9%.
Santa Barbara's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4%.
Average household size is 2.46 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Santa Barbara were built after 1961.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.30%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Median year structure was built||1957|
|Median Value of occupied units||$479,800|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$500,000|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Median year structure was built||1963|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$992|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.60%|
|Home Equity Loan||8.50%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||22.9%|