Blythe, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,851 housing units in Blythe. This represents a 67% growth from 2,904 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,203 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 648 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Blythe is about 56.7%. Blythe's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 16.2%. Average household size is 2.86 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Blythe were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type6.20%
One Bedroom21.70%
Two Bedrooms24.80%
Three Bedrooms36.80%
Four Bedrooms9.70%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.01
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$90,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$78,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$424

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage11%
Home Equity Loan5.80%
Simple Mortgage61.90%
Debt Free21.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.1%