Altadena, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,245 housing units in Altadena. This represents a 0.5% growth from 15,164 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,245 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Altadena is about 74.2%. Altadena's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.1%. Average household size is 2.82 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Altadena were built after 1947.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom11.20%
Two Bedrooms29.60%
Three Bedrooms42.40%
Four Bedrooms10.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.81
Median year structure was built1946
Median Value of occupied units$261,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$266,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.83
Median year structure was built1951
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$640

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage14.50%
Home Equity Loan8.20%
Simple Mortgage57.80%
Debt Free19.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.2%