Arcata, California 

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Population

17,814

+4.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$30,244

Median Home Price

$323,200

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Local Listings in Arcata, CA
 $275,000 
2511 Cropley Way
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1318 SqFt
 $275,000 
2511 Cropley Way
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1318 SqFt
 $269,900 
1809 Peninsula Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 896 SqFt
 $279,000 
1240 Devlin Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 980 SqFt

QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: California
County: Humboldt County
Metro Area: Eureka-Arcata-Fortuna Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Arcata
Zip Codes: 95521 95549


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Arcata is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Arcata jobs have increased by 0.92%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Arcata's cost of living is 16.80% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Arcata's Cost of Living

VOTING
Humboldt county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Arcata's population is 17,814 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.18%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Arcata is $323,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.72%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Arcata

SCHOOLS
Arcata public schools spend $8,767 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.9 students per teacher in Arcata. More Education


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Housing Market in Arcata

It's a good time to buy in Arcata. Home Appreciation is up 5.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Arcata Real Estate or Find top agents in Arcata

The median home price in Arcata is $323,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Arcata   16 Reviews
Cold, cloudy, wet, remote - 5/29/2017
It takes a special set of preferences to select Arcata. Is this you? - You love clouds and fog. You are happy if you see the sun maybe 10-20 times a year. - Chilly... Read More

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Humboldt's best town - 9/16/2014
I've lived in Humboldt for over 30 yrs and know all the areas well. Arcata is the jewel of Humboldt due to having a university and many liberal creative people. There is... Read More

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95521 95549

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NEW LISTINGS IN ARCATA CA
$275,000
2511 Cropley Way
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$269,900
1809 Peninsula Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$279,000
1240 Devlin Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$349,900
2383 Sherri Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$349,900
3123 Brian Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 1.5 |

$359,000
1085 Buttermilk Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

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