Real Estate Market Update for Lompoc, CA
Welcome to January's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of December. The number of active listings was down 20% from one year earlier, and down 20% 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 340-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 17%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 300-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 91% year-over-year, and increased 16% 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 Lompoc, CA
Area Information for Lompoc, CA
  • Population: 43,498
  • Median Age: 34.97 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 25 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 3,751/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 5.46%
  • Closest Airport: Santa Maria Public/capt G Allan Hancock Field
  • Closest College: University Of California-santa Barbara
  • Closest Jr. College: Santa Barbara Business College
  • Median Household Income: $48,872
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 18%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $240,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Bakersfield Blaze (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 33.49%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Lompoc, CA
Median Age: 34.97 Married: 38% Number of Households: 13,807 Households with Children: 5,176
    • 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 Lompoc, CA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Mission Valley School 0.1 mi Public K-8 0 0
      La Canada Elementary School 0.5 mi Public K-6 1 4
      La Honda Elementary School 0.7 mi Public K-6 1 3
      New Life Christian Academy 0.9 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Lompoc Adult 0.9 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Lompoc High School 0.9 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Leonora Fillmore Elementary School 1.2 mi Public K-6 2-5 4
      Clarence Ruth Elementary School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 3
      Lompoc Valley Middle School 1.7 mi Public 7-8 2 5
      Northgate Christian Academy 1.8 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      La Purisima Concepcion Elementary School 1.8 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Arthur Hapgood Elementary School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 3
      Miguelito Elementary School 2.0 mi Public K-6 2-5 4
      Maple High School 2.4 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Los Berros Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-6 2-5 4
      Children's Montessori School 3.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Buena Vista Elementary School 3.3 mi Public K-6 3-5 4
      Cabrillo High School 3.7 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Manzanita Public Charter School 6.0 mi Public K-6 4-5 4
      Vandenberg Middle School 6.9 mi Public 7-8 3-5 3
      Crestview Elementary School 7.6 mi Public K-6 4-5 4
      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: and Onboard Informatics © 2015
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 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.