La Quinta, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 11,763 housing units in La Quinta. This represents a 83.1% growth from 6,426 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,923 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2,840 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in La Quinta is about 81.8%. La Quinta's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 28.1%. Average household size is 2.79 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in La Quinta were built after 1991.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom3.20%
Two Bedrooms17.90%
Three Bedrooms59.60%
Four Bedrooms17.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1991
Median Value of occupied units$174,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$345,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.17
Median year structure was built1988
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,060

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage9.90%
Home Equity Loan4.90%
Simple Mortgage68.60%
Debt Free16.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.9%