Seal Beach, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 14,309 housing units in Seal Beach. This represents a 0.7% decline from 14,407 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 14,309 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Seal Beach is about 76.2%. Seal Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.6%. Average household size is 1.84 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Seal Beach were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.10%
One Bedroom20.90%
Two Bedrooms47.60%
Three Bedrooms14.90%
Four Bedrooms11.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.77
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$363,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$84,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.05
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,086

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage5.10%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage45.60%
Debt Free40.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.8%