Pittsburg, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 18,379 housing units in Pittsburg. This represents a 10% growth from 16,709 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 18,351 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 28 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Pittsburg is about 62.8%. Pittsburg's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 3.17 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Pittsburg were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.50%
One Bedroom13.20%
Two Bedrooms22.70%
Three Bedrooms43.10%
Four Bedrooms15.60%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.27
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$165,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$139,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.98
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$919

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage17.40%
Home Equity Loan6.70%
Simple Mortgage61.70%
Debt Free13.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.4%