Poway, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,833 housing units in Poway. This represents a 10.1% growth from 14,386 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,369 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 464 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Poway is about 77.6%. Poway's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.6%. Average household size is 3.07 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom7.90%
Two Bedrooms13.30%
Three Bedrooms34.40%
Four Bedrooms34.70%
Five Bedrooms or more8.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.14
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$284,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$220,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.82
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$921

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage14.20%
Home Equity Loan10.50%
Simple Mortgage61.20%
Debt Free13.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.6%