Atherton, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,505 housing units in Atherton. This represents a 0.5% decline from 2,518 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,505 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Atherton is about 98.3%. Atherton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.7%. Average household size is 2.86 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Atherton were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom1.60%
Two Bedrooms5.80%
Three Bedrooms28.70%
Four Bedrooms37.20%
Five Bedrooms or more26.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.87
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$1,000,001
Median Price asked for vacant units$1,000,001

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1954

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage4.60%
Home Equity Loan8.60%
Simple Mortgage50.90%
Debt Free35.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.2%