Dixon, CA


Highest Appreciating Dixon Neighborhoods Since 2000

Dixon, 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

Dixon Housing Market Information

With a population of 19,390, 5,871 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $406,210, real estate costs in Dixon 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 Dixon, accounting for 75.47% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Dixon include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 11.03%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 6.30%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 3.87%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Dixon. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 68.93% of Dixon's homes, and 74.04% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Dixon 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 Dixon built between 2000 and later ( 18.91%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 18.26%). There's also some housing in Dixon built before 1939 ( 2.95%).

Dixon Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Dixon over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 20.51% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Dixon home appreciation rates at 2.09%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.61%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Dixon that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Dixon real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Dixon appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 8.75%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 89.85% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Dixon. Dixon appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 2.09%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.61%.

Importantly, this makes Dixon 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 Dixon's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% of the other cities and towns in California.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,397,000 0.0
$1,048,001 - $1,397,000 0.8
$698,001 - $1,048,000 1.6
$559,001 - $698,000 8.6
$419,001 - $559,000 32.3
$280,001 - $419,000 30.5
$140,001 - $280,000 19.3
$70,001 - $140,000 0.4
$0 - $70,000 6.5

Average for CA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
9.2171569201922 53.042328042328

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Dixon 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
70.06% 3.13% 3 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,416 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 68.93
Renters 31.07
Vacant 4.88

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 18.9
1970 - 1999 59.9
1940 - 1969 18.3
1939 or Older 2.9

Types of Homes

Single-Family 75.5
Townhomes 3.3
Small Apt. Buildings 6.3
Apt. Complexes 11.0
Mobile Homes 3.9
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.97
1 Bedroom 3.60
2 Bedrooms 19.33
3 Bedrooms 43.45
4 Bedrooms 30.59
5 or more bedrooms 2.06

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