Dana Point, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,649 housing units in Dana Point. This represents a 6.7% growth from 14,666 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,649 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Dana Point is about 61.4%. Dana Point's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8%. Average household size is 2.4 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom14%
Two Bedrooms32.30%
Three Bedrooms34.30%
Four Bedrooms14.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$381,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$413,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,270

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage8.40%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage60%
Debt Free22.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.2%