Fontana, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 35,897 housing units in Fontana. This represents a 22.2% growth from 29,383 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 35,637 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 260 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fontana is about 68.2%. Fontana's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.4%. Average household size is 3.76 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fontana were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type6.50%
One Bedroom14%
Two Bedrooms20.90%
Three Bedrooms35.20%
Four Bedrooms19.80%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.88
Median year structure was built1985
Median Value of occupied units$130,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$139,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.5
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$568

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage14.90%
Home Equity Loan4.60%
Simple Mortgage70.20%
Debt Free10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs25.5%