Hawthorne, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 29,574 housing units in Hawthorne. This represents a 1.2% growth from 29,214 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 29,574 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hawthorne is about 25.8%. Hawthorne's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.8%. Average household size is 2.93 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hawthorne were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type20.20%
One Bedroom32.50%
Two Bedrooms24.50%
Three Bedrooms19.90%
Four Bedrooms2.50%
Five Bedrooms or more0.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.47
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$183,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$145,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.75
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$592

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage11.80%
Home Equity Loan4.60%
Simple Mortgage61.60%
Debt Free21.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.3%