Artesia, CA


Highest Appreciating Artesia Neighborhoods Since 2000

Artesia, CA Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Artesia Housing Market Information

With 16,961 people, 4,558 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $552,499, real estate costs in Artesia are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive California communities.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Artesia, accounting for 68.40% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Artesia include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 16.54%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.80%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 4.69%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Artesia are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 50.77% owning and 49.23% renting.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Artesia's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 61.17% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Artesia include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 25.54%) and housing constructed between 2000 and later ( 7.72%). There's also some housing in Artesia built before 1939 ( 5.58%).

Artesia Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Artesia's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.53% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Artesia that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Artesia real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Artesia appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 8.12%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 87.31% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Artesia. Artesia appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.99%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.20%.

Importantly, this makes Artesia one of the highest appreciating communities in the nation for the latest quarter, and may signal the city's near-future real estate investment strength.

Relative to California, our data show that Artesia's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in California.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,324,000 2.8
$993,001 - $1,324,000 5.5
$662,001 - $993,000 24.7
$530,001 - $662,000 19.6
$397,001 - $530,000 27.4
$265,001 - $397,000 11.0
$133,001 - $265,000 4.2
$66,001 - $133,000 1.6
$0 - $66,000 3.3

High for CA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
4.70526192429392 32.8042328042328

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Artesia Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
146.16% 5.36% 10 10
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,887 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 50.77
Renters 49.23
Vacant 3.33

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 7.7
1970 - 1999 25.5
1940 - 1969 61.2
1939 or Older 5.6

Types of Homes

Single-Family 68.4
Townhomes 4.7
Small Apt. Buildings 7.8
Apt. Complexes 16.5
Mobile Homes 2.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 4.33
1 Bedroom 8.53
2 Bedrooms 35.40
3 Bedrooms 33.02
4 Bedrooms 15.89
5 or more bedrooms 2.84