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Reno, Nevada
Sacramento, California
USA
HOUSING COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
The median age of a home in Sacramento is 35.3% older than the median age of a home in Reno.
Homes are 1.2% more likely to be rented in Sacramento than in Reno.
HOUSING
 Reno, NVSacramento, CAUnited States
 Median Home Age284037
 Median Home Cost$293,800$277,200$185,800
 Home Appr. Last 12 months12.22%8.93%3.74%
 Home Appr. Last 5 yrs.37.54%37.36%16.02%
 Home Appr. Last 10 yrs.-21.14%-18.12%-0.68%
 Property Tax Rate$7.41$8.59$11.80
 Homes Owned41.44%43.78%56.34%
 Housing Vacant11.01%8.07%12.45%
 Homes Rented47.56%48.15%31.21%
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 AVG RENT FOR HOME OR APARTMENT
 Reno, NVSacramento, CAUnited States
 Studio Apartment$619$685$712
 1 Bedroom Home or Apartment$767$776$825
 2 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,004$986$1,027
 3 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,464$1,436$1,379
 4 Bedroom Home or Apartment$1,752$1,722$1,601
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 VACANT HOUSING
 Reno, NVSacramento, CAUnited States
 Vacant For Rent4.88%2.85%2.34%
 Vacant Rented0.27%0.54%0.46%
 Vacant For Sale1.50%0.93%1.20%
 Vacant Sold0.34%0.39%0.46%
 Vacant Vacation1.31%0.65%3.97%
 Vacant Other2.72%2.73%4.02%
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 OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING VALUE
 Reno, NVSacramento, CAUnited States
 Less Than $20,0004.09%3.46%4.57%
 $20,000 to $39,9994.31%1.50%3.37%
 $40,000 to $59,9993.26%1.21%4.19%
 $60,000 to $79,9992.55%1.52%5.74%
 $80,000 to $99,9992.31%2.06%6.79%
 $100,000 to $149,9999.71%9.61%15.19%
 $150,000 to $199,99914.28%14.61%14.69%
 $200,000 to $299,99929.15%27.29%18.15%
 $300,000 to $399,99918.66%16.99%10.43%
 $400,000 to $499,9996.91%9.41%5.70%
 $500,000 to $749,9992.99%8.23%6.39%
 $750,000 to $999,9991.37%3.09%2.41%
 $1,000,000 or more0.41%1.02%2.39%
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 HOUSING UNITS BY YEAR BUILT
 Reno, NVSacramento, CAUnited States
 2010 and newer1.51%0.70%2.03%
 2000 to 200922.82%15.60%14.63%
 1990 to 199918.77%8.42%14.01%
 1980 to 198915.11%15.50%13.70%
 1970 to 197917.61%14.96%15.66%
 1960 to 196918.77%8.42%14.01%
 1950 to 19597.27%14.31%10.63%
 1940 to 19493.38%7.28%5.25%
 1939 or Earlier3.40%10.71%13.09%
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