Atwater, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,089 housing units in Atwater. This represents a 9% growth from 7,422 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,081 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 8 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Atwater is about 59.6%. Atwater's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.7%. Average household size is 3.13 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Atwater were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.70%
One Bedroom12.50%
Two Bedrooms21.10%
Three Bedrooms47.40%
Four Bedrooms11.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.03
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$103,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$84,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.28
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$391

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage15%
Home Equity Loan4.60%
Simple Mortgage61.20%
Debt Free19.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22%