Discovery Bay, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,756 housing units in Discovery Bay. This represents a 42% growth from 2,646 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,695 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 61 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Discovery Bay is about 90.2%. Discovery Bay's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12%. Average household size is 2.62 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Discovery Bay were built after 1988.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom3%
Two Bedrooms13.10%
Three Bedrooms50%
Four Bedrooms29.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.64
Median year structure was built1988
Median Value of occupied units$335,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$541,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.42
Median year structure was built1984
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$744

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage17.90%
Home Equity Loan9%
Simple Mortgage62.20%
Debt Free10.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.1%