East Compton, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,897 housing units in East Compton. This represents a 2.7% growth from 1,848 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,897 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in East Compton is about 49.9%. East Compton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.8%. Average household size is 4.97 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in East Compton were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type7.30%
One Bedroom23.30%
Two Bedrooms40.60%
Three Bedrooms22.60%
Four Bedrooms5%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size5
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$134,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$112,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size4.93
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$515

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage11%
Home Equity Loan1.60%
Simple Mortgage71.40%
Debt Free15.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs27.2%