Union City, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 18,862 housing units in Union City. This represents a 16% growth from 16,259 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 18,862 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Union City is about 71.2%. Union City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.2%. Average household size is 3.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Union City were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom13.30%
Two Bedrooms21.50%
Three Bedrooms29.30%
Four Bedrooms27.60%
Five Bedrooms or more5.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.59
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$312,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$367,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.52
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,074

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage13.30%
Home Equity Loan9.40%
Simple Mortgage66.30%
Debt Free11%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.8%