Huntington Beach, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 75,793 housing units in Huntington Beach. This represents a 4.2% growth from 72,736 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 75,793 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Huntington Beach is about 60.6%. Huntington Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.6%. Average household size is 2.56 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Huntington Beach were built after 1972.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.90%
One Bedroom14.30%
Two Bedrooms27.70%
Three Bedrooms28.60%
Four Bedrooms22%
Five Bedrooms or more4.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$311,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$378,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,086

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage11.60%
Home Equity Loan10.10%
Simple Mortgage60.40%
Debt Free17.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.2%