Yorba Linda, 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

Yorba Linda, CA Housing Market Trends

With 67,644 people, 22,649 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $990,220, 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 82.22% of Yorba Linda's homes, and 70.31% 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 ( 18.01%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 13.76%). There's also some housing in Yorba Linda built before 1939 ( 1.07%).

Yorba Linda Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Yorba Linda have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 57.96%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Yorba Linda house appreciation rate of 4.68%.

Over the last year, Yorba Linda appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Yorba Linda's appreciation rate has been 7.02%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Yorba Linda were at 3.12%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 13.08%.

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:
$990,220

Yorba Linda, CA HOME PRICES

> $1,158,000
28.3%
28.3%
$868,001 - $1,158,000
32.0%
32.0%
$579,001 - $868,000
28.3%
28.3%
$463,001 - $579,000
4.7%
4.7%
$347,001 - $463,000
3.6%
3.6%
$232,001 - $347,000
1.1%
1.1%
$116,001 - $232,000
0.5%
0.5%
$58,001 - $116,000
0.7%
0.7%
$0 - $58,000
0.8%
0.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

Very High for CA

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
22,649

Yorba Linda 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
144.42% 4.24%
6
9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$3,947 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
82.2%
82.2%
Renters
17.8%
17.8%
Vacant
3.4%
3.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
18.0%
18.0%
1970 - 1999
67.2%
67.2%
1940 - 1969
13.8%
13.8%
1939 or Older
1.1%
1.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
78.1%
78.1%
Townhomes
10.4%
10.4%
Small Apt. Buildings
3.3%
3.3%
Apt. Complexes
6.8%
6.8%
Mobile Homes
1.4%
1.4%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
0.9%
0.9%
1 Bedroom
3.1%
3.1%
2 Bedrooms
11.1%
11.1%
3 Bedrooms
31.2%
31.2%
4 Bedrooms
39.1%
39.1%
5 or more bedrooms
14.5%
14.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES