National City, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,521 housing units in National City. This represents a 1.8% growth from 15,243 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,521 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in National City is about 35%. National City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.7%. Average household size is 3.38 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in National City were built after 1964.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type14.20%
One Bedroom32.40%
Two Bedrooms28.20%
Three Bedrooms18.90%
Four Bedrooms4.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.62
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$141,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$125,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.25
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$527

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage12.90%
Home Equity Loan5.60%
Simple Mortgage55.20%
Debt Free26.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.2%