Sonora, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,208 housing units in Sonora. This represents a 6% growth from 2,084 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,208 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sonora is about 39.3%. Sonora's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.7%. Average household size is 2.04 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sonora were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.60%
One Bedroom23.70%
Two Bedrooms34.40%
Three Bedrooms29.50%
Four Bedrooms4%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$136,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$134,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.88
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$515

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.20%
Home Equity Loan3.80%
Simple Mortgage49.20%
Debt Free40.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%