Norwalk, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 27,554 housing units in Norwalk. This represents a 1.1% growth from 27,247 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 27,554 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Norwalk is about 65.8%. Norwalk's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.4%. Average household size is 3.79 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Norwalk were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type7.20%
One Bedroom17%
Two Bedrooms29.40%
Three Bedrooms37.70%
Four Bedrooms7.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.84
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$161,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$156,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.68
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$812

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage10.10%
Home Equity Loan5.40%
Simple Mortgage63.20%
Debt Free21%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.2%