Los Gatos, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 12,404 housing units in Los Gatos. This represents a 4.9% growth from 11,822 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 12,333 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 71 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Los Gatos is about 65.4%. Los Gatos's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 2.33 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Los Gatos were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.50%
One Bedroom12.90%
Two Bedrooms24.30%
Three Bedrooms31.40%
Four Bedrooms20.50%
Five Bedrooms or more7.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$784,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$1,000,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.88
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$2,001

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage9%
Home Equity Loan15.10%
Simple Mortgage52.40%
Debt Free22.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.1%