Rio Del Mar, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,060 housing units in Rio Del Mar. This represents a 10.5% growth from 4,580 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,060 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rio Del Mar is about 71.7%. Rio Del Mar's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 20.5%. Average household size is 2.27 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rio Del Mar were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom6.20%
Two Bedrooms27.40%
Three Bedrooms51.70%
Four Bedrooms12.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.22
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$448,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$625,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1974
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,341

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage13.90%
Home Equity Loan10.80%
Simple Mortgage54.40%
Debt Free20.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs26%