Needles, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,556 housing units in Needles. This represents a 9.4% growth from 2,337 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,005 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 551 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Needles is about 57.7%. Needles's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 23.7%. Average household size is 2.48 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Needles were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.40%
One Bedroom20%
Two Bedrooms37%
Three Bedrooms32.10%
Four Bedrooms7.30%
Five Bedrooms or more0.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$71,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$83,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$383

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.70%
Home Equity Loan6.60%
Simple Mortgage57%
Debt Free30.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.2%