San Clemente, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 20,651 housing units in San Clemente. This represents a 10.3% growth from 18,726 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 20,553 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 98 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in San Clemente is about 62.5%. San Clemente's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.1%. Average household size is 2.56 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in San Clemente were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.40%
One Bedroom13.10%
Two Bedrooms31.80%
Three Bedrooms30.40%
Four Bedrooms17.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$372,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$562,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$953

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage10.70%
Home Equity Loan9.50%
Simple Mortgage59.20%
Debt Free19.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.9%