Alta Sierra, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,686 housing units in Alta Sierra. This represents a 15.4% growth from 2,327 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,318 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 368 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Alta Sierra is about 89.1%. Alta Sierra's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4%. Average household size is 2.53 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Alta Sierra were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom0.30%
Two Bedrooms19.80%
Three Bedrooms65%
Four Bedrooms11.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1983
Median Value of occupied units$200,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$325,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.22
Median year structure was built1987
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,050

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.20%
Home Equity Loan6.10%
Simple Mortgage54.50%
Debt Free32.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19%