Santa Ana, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 74,475 housing units in Santa Ana. This represents a 0.7% decline from 74,973 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 74,475 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Santa Ana is about 49.3%. Santa Ana's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.1%. Average household size is 4.55 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Santa Ana were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type15.10%
One Bedroom26.30%
Two Bedrooms26.40%
Three Bedrooms21.30%
Four Bedrooms9.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size4.59
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$184,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$182,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size4.52
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$853

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage8%
Home Equity Loan5.70%
Simple Mortgage67.70%
Debt Free18.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.5%