Rancho Cucamonga, CA Real Estate Market

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 Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Rancho Cucamonga, CA Housing Market Trends

With a population of 177,603, 56,566 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $601,171, real estate costs in Rancho Cucamonga 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 Rancho Cucamonga, accounting for 62.23% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Rancho Cucamonga include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 24.26%), row houses and other attached homes ( 5.89%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 4.60%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Rancho Cucamonga are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 60.45% owning and 39.55% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Rancho Cucamonga 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 Rancho Cucamonga built between 2000 and later ( 26.04%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 8.78%).

Rancho Cucamonga Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Rancho Cucamonga has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Rancho Cucamonga real estate appreciated 96.81% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 7.01%, putting Rancho Cucamonga in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Rancho Cucamonga definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Rancho Cucamonga that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Rancho Cucamonga real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Rancho Cucamonga appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 11.77%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 82.37% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Rancho Cucamonga. Rancho Cucamonga appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 4.86%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 20.88%.

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

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Rancho Cucamonga differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Rancho Cucamonga - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Rancho Cucamonga real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$601,171

Rancho Cucamonga, CA HOME PRICES

> $1,272,000
2.7%
2.7%
$954,001 - $1,272,000
7.5%
7.5%
$636,001 - $954,000
33.4%
33.4%
$509,001 - $636,000
26.4%
26.4%
$382,001 - $509,000
18.4%
18.4%
$255,001 - $382,000
6.0%
6.0%
$127,001 - $255,000
2.0%
2.0%
$64,001 - $127,000
1.6%
1.6%
$0 - $64,000
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

Average for CA

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
56,566

Rancho Cucamonga Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CA*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2021 Q1 - 2021 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2020 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2019 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2016 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2011 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2021 Q2
191.67% 5.10%
9
10
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$2,940 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
60.4%
60.4%
Renters
39.6%
39.6%
Vacant
4.6%
4.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
26.0%
26.0%
1970 - 1999
64.4%
64.4%
1940 - 1969
8.8%
8.8%
1939 or Older
0.8%
0.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
62.2%
62.2%
Townhomes
5.9%
5.9%
Small Apt. Buildings
4.6%
4.6%
Apt. Complexes
24.3%
24.3%
Mobile Homes
2.9%
2.9%
Other
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
1.7%
1.7%
1 Bedroom
9.6%
9.6%
2 Bedrooms
22.0%
22.0%
3 Bedrooms
32.0%
32.0%
4 Bedrooms
28.9%
28.9%
5 or more bedrooms
5.9%
5.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES