Scotts Valley, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,477 housing units in Scotts Valley. This represents a 25.9% growth from 3,556 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,477 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Scotts Valley is about 75%. Scotts Valley's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.8%. Average household size is 2.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Scotts Valley were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.30%
One Bedroom10.60%
Two Bedrooms31.40%
Three Bedrooms34.40%
Four Bedrooms15.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.69
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$447,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$310,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$2,001

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage13.30%
Home Equity Loan15.80%
Simple Mortgage58.30%
Debt Free12.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.6%