Alturas, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,440 housing units in Alturas. This represents a 1.9% growth from 1,413 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,371 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 69 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Alturas is about 63.7%. Alturas's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 15.2%. Average household size is 2.37 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Alturas were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3%
One Bedroom13.30%
Two Bedrooms39.40%
Three Bedrooms36.90%
Four Bedrooms6%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$64,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$52,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$355

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage46%
Debt Free43%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.5%