Goleta, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 20,352 housing units in Goleta.

Of those housing units, 20,018 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 334 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Goleta is about 69.4%. Goleta's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.4%. Average household size is 2.75 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.60%
One Bedroom14.80%
Two Bedrooms21.50%
Three Bedrooms33%
Four Bedrooms22.50%
Five Bedrooms or more4.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.85
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$425,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$494,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$944

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage10.40%
Home Equity Loan9.80%
Simple Mortgage55.10%
Debt Free24.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.1%