Chowchilla, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,715 housing units in Chowchilla. This represents a 19.6% growth from 2,271 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,672 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 43 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chowchilla is about 55.7%. Chowchilla's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.3%. Average household size is 2.96 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chowchilla were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.90%
One Bedroom12%
Two Bedrooms32.10%
Three Bedrooms45.30%
Four Bedrooms5.20%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.81
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$83,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$9,999

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.15
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$335

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.60%
Second Mortgage8.90%
Home Equity Loan9.80%
Simple Mortgage48.60%
Debt Free31.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.8%