Rocklin, 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 Q4 2020. 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

Rocklin, CA Housing Market Trends

With 68,823 people, 22,360 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $558,334, real estate costs in Rocklin 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 Rocklin, accounting for 71.21% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Rocklin include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 19.47%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 3.97%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 3.45%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Rocklin. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 66.18% of Rocklin's homes, and 61.41% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Rocklin 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 Rocklin built between 2000 and later ( 41.00%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 5.09%).

Rocklin Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Rocklin has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Rocklin real estate appreciated 82.06% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 6.17%, putting Rocklin in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Rocklin definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Rocklin's appreciation rate, at 5.42%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Rocklin's appreciation rate has been 1.91%, which annualizes to a rate of 7.87%.

Relative to California, our data show that Rocklin'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 Rocklin differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Rocklin - 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 Rocklin real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$558,334

Rocklin, CA HOME PRICES

> $1,179,000
2.0%
2.0%
$884,001 - $1,179,000
5.6%
5.6%
$590,001 - $884,000
33.1%
33.1%
$472,001 - $590,000
27.9%
27.9%
$354,001 - $472,000
19.7%
19.7%
$236,001 - $354,000
6.8%
6.8%
$118,001 - $236,000
2.4%
2.4%
$59,001 - $118,000
1.0%
1.0%
$0 - $59,000
1.5%
1.5%
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:
22,360

Rocklin Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CA*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q3 - 2020 Q4
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q4
107.38% 3.53%
3
8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$2,645 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
66.2%
66.2%
Renters
33.8%
33.8%
Vacant
3.4%
3.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
41.0%
41.0%
1970 - 1999
53.4%
53.4%
1940 - 1969
5.1%
5.1%
1939 or Older
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
71.2%
71.2%
Townhomes
3.4%
3.4%
Small Apt. Buildings
4.0%
4.0%
Apt. Complexes
19.5%
19.5%
Mobile Homes
1.9%
1.9%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
1.7%
1.7%
1 Bedroom
9.0%
9.0%
2 Bedrooms
17.9%
17.9%
3 Bedrooms
30.2%
30.2%
4 Bedrooms
31.2%
31.2%
5 or more bedrooms
9.9%
9.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES