South Pasadena, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,848 housing units in South Pasadena. This represents a 1.2% growth from 10,719 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,848 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 Pasadena is about 44.1%. South Pasadena's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.4%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Pasadena were built after 1951.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type6%
One Bedroom25.40%
Two Bedrooms33.20%
Three Bedrooms20.80%
Four Bedrooms10.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.76
Median year structure was built1946
Median Value of occupied units$383,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$373,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$778

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage8.10%
Home Equity Loan13.80%
Simple Mortgage57.40%
Debt Free20.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.4%