Pinole, CA


Highest Appreciating Pinole Neighborhoods Since 2000

Pinole, CA Real Estate Data

Pinole Housing Market Information

With a population of 19,269, 6,679 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $519,784, 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 70.86% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Pinole include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 15.44%), row houses and other attached homes ( 8.00%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.70%).

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 72.85% of Pinole's homes, and 68.81% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Pinole 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 Pinole built between 1940-1969 ( 42.43%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 5.21%). There's also some housing in Pinole built before 1939 ( 4.49%).

Pinole Home Appreciation Rates

Pinole's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Pinole during the period has been just -1.87%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Pinole that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Pinole real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Pinole appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 6.58%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 80.88% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Pinole. Pinole appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.69%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 6.92%.

Relative to California, our data show that Pinole'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
> $1,530,000 0.7
$1,148,001 - $1,530,000 1.4
$765,001 - $1,148,000 8.4
$612,001 - $765,000 19.0
$459,001 - $612,000 35.5
$306,001 - $459,000 25.5
$153,001 - $306,000 5.8
$77,001 - $153,000 1.4
$0 - $77,000 2.2

High for CA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
5.650875446507 37.6486129458388

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,280 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 72.85
Renters 27.15
Vacant 6.93

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 5.2
1970 - 1999 47.9
1940 - 1969 42.4
1939 or Older 4.5

Types of Homes

Single-Family 70.9
Townhomes 8.0
Small Apt. Buildings 5.7
Apt. Complexes 15.4
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.93
1 Bedroom 5.85
2 Bedrooms 19.44
3 Bedrooms 41.43
4 Bedrooms 27.38
5 or more bedrooms 2.97

Pinole 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
63.83% 2.95% 3 8
* 10 is highest