Colton, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,787 housing units in Colton. This represents a 6.9% growth from 14,767 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,772 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 15 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Colton is about 52.3%. Colton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.6%. Average household size is 3.27 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Colton were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type7.60%
One Bedroom21.90%
Two Bedrooms31.40%
Three Bedrooms26.40%
Four Bedrooms10.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.7
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$105,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$86,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.81
Median year structure was built1979
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$523

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage11.60%
Home Equity Loan6.20%
Simple Mortgage63%
Debt Free18.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.4%