Capitola, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,379 housing units in Capitola. This represents a 1.8% growth from 5,282 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,379 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Capitola is about 46.9%. Capitola's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.7%. Average household size is 2.11 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Capitola were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.30%
One Bedroom19.90%
Two Bedrooms49.20%
Three Bedrooms21.80%
Four Bedrooms5%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.07
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$397,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.15
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,184

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage12%
Home Equity Loan4.60%
Simple Mortgage53.80%
Debt Free29.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.5%