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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Santa Cruz County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 98,873 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 91,139 100.0
1-unit, detached 62,706 63.4   1.00 or less 81,246 89.1
1-unit, attached 8,750 8.8   1.01 to 1.50 3,879 4.3
2 units 3,181 3.2   1.51 or more 6,014 6.6
3 or 4 units 5,187 5.2        
5 to 9 units 3,622 3.7             Specified owner-occupied units 43,427 100.0
10 to 19 units 2,560 2.6   VALUE    
20 or more units 5,604 5.7   Less than $50,000 248 0.6
Mobile home 6,916 7.0   $50,000 to $99,999 282 0.6
Boat, RV, van, etc. 347 0.4   $100,000 to $149,999 1,027 2.4
        $150,000 to $199,000 2,951 6.8
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 9,201 21.2
1999 to March 2000 1,357 1.4   $300,000 to $499,999 18,766 43.2
1995 to 1998 3,709 3.8   $500,000 to $999,999 9,899 22.8
1990 to 1994 4,897 5.0   $1,000,000 or more 1,053 2.4
1980 to 1989 15,302 15.5   Median (dollars) 377,500 (X)
1970 to 1979 24,051 24.3        
1960 to 1969 16,066 16.2   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 20,700 20.9    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 12,791 12.9   With a mortgage 33,929 78.1
             Less than $300 36 0.1
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 333 0.8
1 room 4,317 4.4        $500 to $699 897 2.1
2 rooms 7,979 8.1        $700 to $999 2,153 5.0
3 rooms 12,544 12.7        $1,000 to $1,499 7,493 17.3
4 rooms 19,276 19.5        $1,500 to $1,999 9,413 21.7
5 rooms 20,778 21.0        $2,000 or more 13,604 31.3
6 rooms 16,517 16.7        Median (dollars) 1,812 (X)
7 rooms 9,010 9.1   Not mortgaged 9,498 21.9
8 rooms 4,853 4.9        Median (dollars) 360 (X)
9 or more rooms 3,599 3.6        
Median (rooms) 4.8 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 91,139 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 11,557 26.6
1999 to March 2000 17,630 19.3   15 to 19 percent 5,885 13.6
1995 to 1998 28,467 31.2   20 to 24 percent 5,915 13.6
1990 to 1994 14,820 16.3   25 to 29 percent 4,972 11.4
1980 to 1989 16,617 18.2   30 to 34 percent 3,560 8.2
1970 to 1979 8,868 9.7   35 percent or more 11,244 25.9
1969 or earlier 4,737 5.2   Not computed 294 0.7
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 35,755 100.0
None 5,738 6.3   GROSS RENT    
1 28,646 31.4   Less than $200 836 2.3
2 35,184 38.6   $200 to $299 836 2.3
3 or more 21,571 23.7   $300 to $499 2,873 8.0
        $500 to $749 6,599 18.5
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 8,704 24.3
Utility Gas 59,127 64.9   $1,000 to $1,499 9,419 26.3
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 8,841 9.7   $1,500 or more 5,220 14.6
Electricity 16,528 18.1   No cash rent 1,268 3.5
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 446 0.5   Median (dollars) 924 (X)
Coal or coke 39 0.0        
Wood 5,215 5.7   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 113 0.1    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 243 0.3   Less than 15 percent 4,761 13.3
No fuel used 587 0.6   15 to 19 percent 4,359 12.2
        20 to 24 percent 4,302 12.0
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 4,152 11.6
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 924 1.0   30 to 34 percent 3,026 8.5
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 992 1.1   35 percent or more 13,302 37.2
No telephone service 995 1.1   Not computed 1,853 5.2
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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