Half Moon Bay, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,151 housing units in Half Moon Bay. This represents a 22% growth from 3,402 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,133 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 18 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Half Moon Bay is about 75.7%. Half Moon Bay's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3%. Average household size is 2.77 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Half Moon Bay were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.60%
One Bedroom7.90%
Two Bedrooms28.10%
Three Bedrooms33.10%
Four Bedrooms21.60%
Five Bedrooms or more5.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$499,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$450,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.59
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$2,001

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan13.40%
Simple Mortgage56.40%
Debt Free22%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.9%