Lemon Grove, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,767 housing units in Lemon Grove. This represents a 1.5% growth from 8,638 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,767 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lemon Grove is about 56.7%. Lemon Grove's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.5%. Average household size is 2.85 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lemon Grove were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.40%
One Bedroom17.40%
Two Bedrooms28.90%
Three Bedrooms37.90%
Four Bedrooms10.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.89
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$164,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$142,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.79
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$691

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage12.70%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage53.40%
Debt Free24.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.4%