San Fernando, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,943 housing units in San Fernando. This represents a 2.6% growth from 5,794 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,943 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in San Fernando is about 53.9%. San Fernando's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.7%. Average household size is 4.06 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in San Fernando were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type11.40%
One Bedroom27.20%
Two Bedrooms29.10%
Three Bedrooms26.40%
Four Bedrooms5.10%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size4.21
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$144,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$152,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.88
Median year structure was built1961
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$924

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage8.20%
Home Equity Loan3.30%
Simple Mortgage61.90%
Debt Free25.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.2%