Real Estate Market Update for Ventura, CA
Welcome to December'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 19% from one year earlier, and down 25% 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 just under 500-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 42%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 440-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 9% year-over-year, and decreased 5% month-over-month. Higher year-over-year figures indicate that more buyers have been finding what they're looking for. 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 Ventura, CA
Area Information for Ventura, CA
  • Population: 33,619
  • Median Age: 36.58 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 19.29 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 7.5%
  • Population Density: 164/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 2.95%
  • Closest Airport: Santa Barbara Municipal
  • Closest College: University Of California-santa Barbara
  • Closest Jr. College: Santa Barbara City College
  • Median Household Income: $52,354
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 18.14%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.95 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $345,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Los Angeles Kings
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 20%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Ventura, CA
Median Age: 36.58 Married: 26% Number of Households: 13,057 Households with Children: 3,985
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 Ventura, CA

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Loma Vista Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 5
      Foothill Technology High School 1.8 mi Public 9-12 4-5 4
      El Camino High School 1.8 mi Public 9-12 4 5
      Anacapa Middle School 1.9 mi Public 6-8 2-5 3
      Ventura Montessori School 1.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1 0 5
      Poinsettia Elementary School 1.9 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Saint Bonaventure High School 2.0 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Our Lady Of The Assumption 2.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Ventura High School 2.1 mi Public 9-12 3-5 4
      Elmhurst Elementary School 2.1 mi Public K-5 2 4
      Buena Vista High School 2.2 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Buena High School 2.2 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Ventura Islands High School 2.2 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Pacific High School 2.3 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Will Rogers Elementary School 2.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Learning Success Institute 2.3 mi Private 2-12 0 0
      Ventura County Christian School 2.4 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Blanche Reynolds Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-8 2 4
      Cabrillo Middle School 2.5 mi Public 6-8 4-5 4
      Homestead (alternative) School 2.5 mi Public 1-8 1 5
      Goldenwest Montessori Schools, Inc. 2.5 mi Private K-3 0 4
      Balboa Middle School 2.6 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Ventura Missionary Christian 2.6 mi Private K-8 0 4
      Lincoln Elementary School 2.7 mi Public K-5 3 5
      Solimar Academy 2.7 mi Private 2-12 0 0
      Mound Elementary School 2.7 mi Public K-5 5 4
      De Anza Academy Of Technology And The Arts 2.8 mi Public 6-8 2-5 4
      Ventura Charter School Of Arts And Global Education 2.8 mi Public K-8 3-5 5
      E. P. Foster Elementary School 3.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      Kindercare Learning Center 3.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      College Heights Christian School 3.1 mi Private K-8 0 4
      Pierpont Elementary School 3.3 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Ventura Adult And Continuing Education 3.3 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 0
      Portola Elementary School 3.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Juanamaria Elementary School 3.3 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Holy Cross School At San Buenaventura Mi 3.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Golden Valley Virtual Charter School 3.5 mi Public K-12 5 5
      Golden Valley Charter School 3.5 mi Public K-12 3-5 4
      Sheridan Way Elementary School 3.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 4
      Montalvo Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-5 1 3
      Citrus Glen Elementary School 4.4 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Wells Road Baptist School 4.5 mi Private - 0 0
      Junipero Serra Elementary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 5
      St. Augustine Academy 4.8 mi Catholic K-12 0 5
      Academy Of Technology & Leadership At Saticoy 4.9 mi Public K-5 2 3
      Sacred Heart Elementary School 4.9 mi Catholic K-8 0 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: GreatSchools.org 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.