Real Estate Market Update for Benicia, CA
Welcome to June's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of May. The number of active listings was down 41% from one year earlier, and down 24% from the previous month. This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was 650-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 20%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was 500-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 3% year-over-year, and increased 68% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for Benicia, CA
Area Information for Benicia, CA
  • Population: 27,047
  • Median Age: 44.09 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 30 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 2,092/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 1.56%
  • Closest Airport: Metropolitan Oakland International
  • Closest College: California Maritime Academy
  • Closest Jr. College: Diablo Valley College
  • Median Household Income: $89,531
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 13%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $430,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Golden State Warriors
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 35.04%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Benicia, CA
Median Age: 44.09 Married: 44% Number of Households: 10,717 Households with Children: 3,254
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Benicia, CA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Matthew Turner Elementary School 1.9 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Joe Henderson Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Benicia Middle School 3.1 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Robert Semple Elementary School 3.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Kindercare Learning Centers 3.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Benicia High School 3.6 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Mary Farmar Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Liberty High School 3.9 mi Public 9-12 2 0
      Community Day School 3.9 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      St. Dominic 4.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
      Local Weather for Benicia, CA
        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.