Montara, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,054 housing units in Montara. This represents a 11.3% growth from 947 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 927 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 127 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Montara is about 81.8%. Montara's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.2%. Average household size is 2.78 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom7.90%
Two Bedrooms15.90%
Three Bedrooms57.60%
Four Bedrooms13%
Five Bedrooms or more4.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$469,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$625,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.78
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,625

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.60%
Home Equity Loan10.30%
Simple Mortgage68%
Debt Free13.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.2%