Barstow, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,137 housing units in Barstow. This represents a 7.4% growth from 8,509 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,005 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 132 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Barstow is about 54.5%. Barstow's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 16%. Average household size is 2.68 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Barstow were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.30%
One Bedroom20%
Two Bedrooms28.80%
Three Bedrooms34.10%
Four Bedrooms10.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.77
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$75,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$64,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.58
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$360

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.70%
Second Mortgage9.40%
Home Equity Loan6.40%
Simple Mortgage55.30%
Debt Free27.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.9%