San Bernardino, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 63,414 housing units in San Bernardino. This represents a 7.8% growth from 58,804 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 62,906 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 508 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in San Bernardino is about 52.5%. San Bernardino's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.4%. Average household size is 3.2 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in San Bernardino were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type6.20%
One Bedroom20.60%
Two Bedrooms33.30%
Three Bedrooms28.20%
Four Bedrooms10.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.3
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$98,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$78,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.08
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$472

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage13.80%
Home Equity Loan4.60%
Simple Mortgage60.20%
Debt Free21.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.2%