Aptos, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,450 housing units in Aptos. This represents a 3.3% growth from 4,309 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,908 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 542 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Aptos is about 67.2%. Aptos's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.4%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Aptos were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom10.20%
Two Bedrooms37.90%
Three Bedrooms35.20%
Four Bedrooms12.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$403,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$625,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.43
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,092

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage10.30%
Home Equity Loan13.60%
Simple Mortgage58.90%
Debt Free17.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs26.3%