Santa Barbara, California 

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Housing in Santa Barbara, California

The median home cost in Santa Barbara is $1,390,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 80.4%. Home Appreciation in Santa Barbara is up 19.7%.

Average Age of Homes
- The median age of Santa Barbara real estate is 54 years old
The Rental Market in Santa Barbara
- Renters make up 54.8% of the Santa Barbara population
- 1.0% of houses and apartments in Santa Barbara, are available to rent

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MEDIAN MONTHLY RENT BY NUMBER OF BEDROOMS

HOUSING BY YEAR BUILT

  HOUSINGSanta Barbara, CaliforniaUnited States
  39,932137,428,986
  5741
  $1,390,400$291,700
  19.7%15.0%
  33.1%42.4%
  80.4%77.0%
  $5.22$11.36
  $6,271$2,724
  38.0%56.2%
  6.5%12.1%
  55.5%31.6%
  VACANT HOUSING
  1.0%2.0%
  0.5%0.4%
  0.2%0.9%
  0.2%0.5%
  2.7%4.0%
  1.9%4.3%
  VALUE OF OWNER-OCCUPIED HOUSING
  1.3%2.7%
  0.3%2.7%
  0.1%3.4%
  0.2%4.7%
  0.0%5.5%
  0.7%13.3%
  0.4%14.0%
  1.9%19.6%
  1.5%12.2%
  2.8%7.1%
  13.0%8.2%
  23.4%3.2%
  29.6%1.8%
  11.6%0.7%
  13.1%0.9%
  HOUSING UNITS BY YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
  0.6%2.5%
  2.0%2.7%
  4.2%14.0%
  5.8%13.9%
  10.5%13.4%
  14.0%15.2%
  5.8%13.9%
  18.3%10.3%
  7.1%4.9%
  20.8%12.6%
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    Reviews for Santa Barbara    51 Reviews
    ONCE BEAUTIFUL, NOW RUINED - 10/19/2021
    I moved to Santa Barbara around 23 years ago to study at Brooks, which like most of the Santa Barbara that I knew—has been destroyed. Homelessness, drugs, gangs, high... Read More

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    Beautiful and friendly - 3/24/2021
    I fell in love with Santa Barbara about thirty years ago and finally moved here a few years ago. Because of the price of homes, it is an expensive place to live. The... Read More

    A once great town goes downhill - 3/13/2021
    If you like high crime, paying a $4,500 a month mortgage and crazy high taxes, this is the place for you. It’s too bad because it wasn’t always like this. When I moved... Read More


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