Pinole CA

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Pinole, 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 Q3 2019. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Pinole Housing Market Information

With a population of 19,318, 6,745 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $541,505, real estate costs in Pinole 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 Pinole, accounting for 71.97% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Pinole include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 12.51%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.88%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 7.64%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Pinole. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 69.86% of Pinole's homes, and 69.39% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

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. Pinole's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 48.30% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Pinole include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 43.78%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 4.44%). There's also some housing in Pinole built between 2000 and later ( 3.48%).

Pinole Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Pinole has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Pinole real estate appreciated 82.98% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 6.23%, putting Pinole in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Pinole definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Over the last year, Pinole appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Pinole's appreciation rate has been -4.56%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Pinole were at 0.31%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 1.24%.

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

Relative to California, our data show that Pinole'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
> $1,353,000 0.5
$1,015,001 - $1,353,000 2.7
$676,001 - $1,015,000 24.0
$541,001 - $676,000 30.7
$406,001 - $541,000 25.9
$270,001 - $406,000 10.0
$135,001 - $270,000 3.6
$67,001 - $135,000 1.3
$0 - $67,000 1.4

Average for CA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
6.21313868613139 41.4154652686763

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Pinole Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2019 Q2 - 2019 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2018 Q3 - 2019 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2017 Q3 - 2019 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2014 Q3 - 2019 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2009 Q3 - 2019 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2019 Q3
100.32% 3.58%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,948 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 69.86
Renters 30.14
Vacant 6.46

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 3.5
1970 - 1999 43.8
1940 - 1969 48.3
1939 or Older 4.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 72.0
Townhomes 7.6
Small Apt. Buildings 7.9
Apt. Complexes 12.5
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 3.37
1 Bedroom 4.65
2 Bedrooms 20.50
3 Bedrooms 42.03
4 Bedrooms 27.36
5 or more bedrooms 2.09