Cathedral City, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 17,813 housing units in Cathedral City. This represents a 17% growth from 15,229 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 17,722 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 91 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cathedral City is about 64.9%. Cathedral City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 21%. Average household size is 3.04 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Cathedral City were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.10%
One Bedroom12.70%
Two Bedrooms41.70%
Three Bedrooms34.60%
Four Bedrooms7.10%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.98
Median year structure was built1985
Median Value of occupied units$125,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$122,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.16
Median year structure was built1983
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$620

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage9.50%
Home Equity Loan5%
Simple Mortgage68.20%
Debt Free17.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.9%