Calistoga, CA


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Calistoga, CA Real Estate Data

Calistoga Housing Market Information

With 5,330 people, 2,187 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $493,905, real estate costs in Calistoga 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 Calistoga, accounting for 54.90% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Calistoga include mobile homes or trailers ( 22.14%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 12.06%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.52%).

People in Calistoga primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. Calistoga has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

There is a lot of housing in Calistoga built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Calistoga built between 1940-1969 ( 21.60%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 11.52%). There's also some housing in Calistoga built before 1939 ( 10.58%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Calistoga. Fully 14.90% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Calistoga homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Calistoga real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.

Calistoga Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Calistoga's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.34% during the period.

Over the last year, Calistoga appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Calistoga's appreciation rate has been 4.28%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Calistoga were at -0.03%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -0.13%.

Notably, Calistoga's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to California, our data show that Calistoga's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in California.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,334,000 4.3
$1,001,001 - $1,334,000 16.7
$667,001 - $1,001,000 14.2
$534,001 - $667,000 12.4
$400,001 - $534,000 10.4
$267,001 - $400,000 4.2
$133,001 - $267,000 9.4
$66,001 - $133,000 16.5
$0 - $66,000 11.9

Average for CA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
6.32429583650524 40.6869220607662

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,618 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 62.03
Renters 37.97
Vacant 14.90

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Calistoga HOMES
2000 or Newer 11.5
1970 - 1999 56.3
1940 - 1969 21.6
1939 or Older 10.6

Types of Homes

Single-Family 54.9
Townhomes 2.4
Small Apt. Buildings 8.5
Apt. Complexes 12.1
Mobile Homes 22.1
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.74
1 Bedroom 18.09
2 Bedrooms 45.80
3 Bedrooms 26.65
4 Bedrooms 8.25
5 or more bedrooms 0.47

Calistoga Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q2 - 2016 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q3
71.44% 3.22% 4 9
* 10 is highest

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