Martinez, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 14,637 housing units in Martinez. This represents a 12.9% growth from 12,970 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 14,610 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 27 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Martinez is about 69%. Martinez's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.9%. Average household size is 2.42 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Martinez were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.90%
One Bedroom11.20%
Two Bedrooms23.70%
Three Bedrooms39.80%
Four Bedrooms19.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1975
Median Value of occupied units$254,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$241,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$860

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage13%
Home Equity Loan10%
Simple Mortgage60.60%
Debt Free15.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.2%