Stanton, CA


Highest Appreciating Stanton Neighborhoods Since 2000

Stanton, 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

Stanton Housing Market Information

With a population of 38,872, 11,464 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $402,560, real estate costs in Stanton 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.

Large apartment complexes or high rise apartments are the single most common housing type in Stanton, accounting for 33.49% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Stanton include single-family detached homes ( 29.84%), row houses and other attached homes ( 15.75%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 10.89%). Cities with mostly row houses, apartments, and other high density housing types are relatively uncommon, and characteristic of compact cities that frequently have a downtown or other neighborhoods where amenities are within walking distance and a lot of street life can be seen.

People in Stanton primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) units, chiefly found in large apartment complexes or high rise apartments. Stanton has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

There is a lot of housing in Stanton 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 Stanton built between 1940-1969 ( 45.19%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 5.98%). There's also some housing in Stanton built before 1939 ( 1.34%).

Stanton Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Stanton's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.77% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Stanton that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Stanton real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Stanton appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 10.32%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 94.67% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Stanton. Stanton appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.99%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.20%.

Importantly, this makes Stanton 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 Stanton's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% 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 Stanton differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Stanton - 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 Stanton real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,337,000 0.1
$1,003,001 - $1,337,000 0.5
$668,001 - $1,003,000 7.3
$535,001 - $668,000 20.4
$401,001 - $535,000 29.5
$267,001 - $401,000 18.4
$134,001 - $267,000 6.9
$67,001 - $134,000 5.9
$0 - $67,000 10.9

Average for CA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
9.38708543302473 53.7037037037037

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Stanton 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
129.80% 4.94% 9 10
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,823 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 48.36
Renters 51.64
Vacant 4.24

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 6.0
1970 - 1999 47.5
1940 - 1969 45.2
1939 or Older 1.3

Types of Homes

Single-Family 29.8
Townhomes 15.8
Small Apt. Buildings 9.7
Apt. Complexes 33.5
Mobile Homes 10.9
Other 0.3

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.70
1 Bedroom 18.61
2 Bedrooms 34.98
3 Bedrooms 34.56
4 Bedrooms 8.84
5 or more bedrooms 1.30