Yorba Linda, CA


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Yorba Linda, CA Real Estate Data

Yorba Linda Housing Market Information

With 67,973 people, 21,583 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $862,913, Yorba Linda house prices are not only among the most expensive in California, Yorba Linda real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Yorba Linda is a city of large, single-family homes. In fact, there is a higher proportion of four, five or more bedroom homes in Yorba Linda than is found in 98% of the communities in America.

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Yorba Linda. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 83.86% of Yorba Linda's homes, and 70.54% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Yorba Linda 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 Yorba Linda built between 2000 and later ( 15.90%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 15.79%). There's also some housing in Yorba Linda built before 1939 ( 1.11%).

Yorba Linda Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Yorba Linda's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.28% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Yorba Linda's appreciation rate, at 5.46%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Yorba Linda's appreciation rate has been 1.34%, which annualizes to a rate of 5.46%.

Relative to California, our data show that Yorba Linda's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% 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 Yorba Linda differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Yorba Linda - 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 Yorba Linda real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,293,000 13.8
$969,001 - $1,293,000 23.0
$646,001 - $969,000 39.3
$517,001 - $646,000 9.3
$388,001 - $517,000 6.7
$258,001 - $388,000 3.8
$129,001 - $258,000 1.5
$65,001 - $129,000 1.1
$0 - $65,000 1.6

Very High for CA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
1.66305557182175 16.2483487450462

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,614 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 83.86
Renters 16.14
Vacant 3.01

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Yorba Linda HOMES
2000 or Newer 15.9
1970 - 1999 67.2
1940 - 1969 15.8
1939 or Older 1.1

Types of Homes

Single-Family 78.3
Townhomes 9.1
Small Apt. Buildings 3.3
Apt. Complexes 7.7
Mobile Homes 1.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.67
1 Bedroom 4.04
2 Bedrooms 11.59
3 Bedrooms 31.88
4 Bedrooms 38.66
5 or more bedrooms 13.16

Yorba Linda 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
109.66% 4.45% 8 10
* 10 is highest