Orinda, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,753 housing units in Orinda. This represents a 4.3% growth from 6,475 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,629 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 124 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Orinda is about 91.6%. Orinda's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.3%. Average household size is 2.63 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Orinda were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.10%
One Bedroom4.10%
Two Bedrooms8.80%
Three Bedrooms43.20%
Four Bedrooms32.40%
Five Bedrooms or more11.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$631,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$583,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,025

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9.20%
Home Equity Loan14.30%
Simple Mortgage50%
Debt Free26%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%