South El Monte, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,703 housing units in South El Monte. This represents a 3.4% decline from 4,867 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,703 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in South El Monte is about 49.7%. South El Monte's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.1%. Average household size is 4.54 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South El Monte were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type11%
One Bedroom28.20%
Two Bedrooms26.70%
Three Bedrooms28.90%
Four Bedrooms4.70%
Five Bedrooms or more0.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.83
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$157,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size5.25
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$704

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.50%
Home Equity Loan4.90%
Simple Mortgage59.70%
Debt Free25.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.6%