Arcata, CA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,261 housing units in Arcata.
This represents a 15.2% growth from 6,302 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 7,216 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 45 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Arcata is about 37.5%.
Arcata's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.7%.
Average household size is 2.16 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Arcata were built after 1971.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.80%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Median year structure was built||1969|
|Median Value of occupied units||$149,000|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$143,800|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.07|
|Median year structure was built||1972|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$378|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.70%|
|Home Equity Loan||10%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||18.1%|