Big Bear City, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,013 housing units in Big Bear City. This represents a 7.3% growth from 4,670 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,586 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 427 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Big Bear City is about 73.9%. Big Bear City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 53.3%. Average household size is 2.49 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Big Bear City were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom7.60%
Two Bedrooms50.60%
Three Bedrooms34%
Four Bedrooms6.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.6
Median year structure was built1975
Median Value of occupied units$116,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$84,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$558

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.40%
Home Equity Loan6.10%
Simple Mortgage66.50%
Debt Free21%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.5%