Oroville, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,469 housing units in Oroville. This represents a 13.2% growth from 4,831 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,401 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 68 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Oroville is about 42.5%. Oroville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.6%. Average household size is 2.48 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Oroville were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.20%
One Bedroom20.60%
Two Bedrooms39.10%
Three Bedrooms29.80%
Four Bedrooms3.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$88,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$103,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.43
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$394

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage18.30%
Home Equity Loan8.30%
Simple Mortgage43.10%
Debt Free30.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.3%