Placentia, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,424 housing units in Placentia. This represents a 12.3% growth from 13,733 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,424 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Placentia is about 68.8%. Placentia's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.9%. Average household size is 3.09 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4%
One Bedroom10.70%
Two Bedrooms22.80%
Three Bedrooms28.60%
Four Bedrooms28%
Five Bedrooms or more6%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.99
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$264,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$279,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.32
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$930

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage12.60%
Home Equity Loan8.60%
Simple Mortgage63.70%
Debt Free15%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.8%