Paradise, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 12,319 housing units in Paradise. This represents a 5.9% growth from 11,633 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 12,041 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 278 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Paradise is about 70.6%. Paradise's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.1%. Average household size is 2.23 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Paradise were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom13%
Two Bedrooms46%
Three Bedrooms32.80%
Four Bedrooms5.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$129,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$106,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.14
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$398

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9%
Home Equity Loan6.90%
Simple Mortgage46.10%
Debt Free37.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%