Arroyo Grande, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,806 housing units in Arroyo Grande. This represents a 12.3% growth from 6,059 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,806 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Arroyo Grande is about 69.8%. Arroyo Grande's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.2%. Average household size is 2.43 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Arroyo Grande were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom12%
Two Bedrooms28.80%
Three Bedrooms44.60%
Four Bedrooms10.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$233,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$288,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$694

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage8.30%
Home Equity Loan9.40%
Simple Mortgage55.90%
Debt Free26.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.5%