Benicia, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,552 housing units in Benicia. This represents a 10.1% growth from 9,587 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,386 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 166 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Benicia is about 70.7%. Benicia's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.2%. Average household size is 2.61 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Benicia were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom9.30%
Two Bedrooms25.70%
Three Bedrooms34%
Four Bedrooms25.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.84
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$274,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$306,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.05
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$900

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage13.70%
Home Equity Loan12.30%
Simple Mortgage62%
Debt Free11.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.1%