Contra Costa County Home Prices & Values

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  • 14.4% 1-year change
  • 4.4% 1-year forecast

The median home value in Contra Costa County is $469,500. Contra Costa County home values have gone up 14.4% over the past year and Zillow predicts they will rise 4.4% within the next year. The median list price per square foot in Contra Costa County is $301, which is lower than the San Francisco Metro average of $404. The median price of homes currently listed in Contra Costa County is $499,000 while the median price of homes that sold is $491,950. The median rent price in Contra Costa County is $2,050.

Foreclosures will be a factor impacting home values in the next several years. In Contra Costa County 1.8 homes are foreclosed (per 10,000). This is greater than the San Francisco Metro value of 1.3 and also lower than the national value of 4.3

Mortgage delinquency is the first step in the foreclosure process. This is when a homeowner fails to make a mortgage payment. The percent of delinquent mortgages in Contra Costa County is 5.8%, which is lower than the national value of 6.9%. With U.S. home values having fallen by more than 20% nationally from their peak in 2007 until their trough in late 2011, many homeowners are now underwater on their mortgages, meaning they owe more than their home is worth. The percent of Contra Costa County homeowners underwater on their mortgage is 12.9%, which is higher than San Francisco Metro at 8.2%.

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Contra Costa County Market Overview

Data through Aug 31, 2014
  • $469,500 ZHVI
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    (Aug 31, 2015)
  • $499,000 Median listing price
  • $491,950 Median sale price
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Contra Costa County Market Health

Data through Aug 31, 2014
  • 7.0/10 Healthy What's This?  
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    The Market Health Index illustrates the current health of a region's housing market relative to other markets across the country. The Market Health Index is based on up to 10 metrics including those capturing the past and projected evolution of home values, the prevalence of foreclosures, foreclosure re-sales, negative equity and delinquency, as well as whether homes are currently selling faster or slower than in the past.

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  • 12.9% Homes with negative equity (17.0% US Avg) (Jun 30, 2014)
  • 5.8% Delinquent on mortgage (6.9% US Avg) (Jun 30, 2014)

Homes foreclosed (per 10,000)

1.8 homes Contra Costa County
1.3 homes San Francisco Metro
4.3 homes United States
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Cities in Contra Costa County

Name Median ZHVI Name Median ZHVI Name Median ZHVI
Alamo $1,509,800 Danville $1,047,800 San Ramon $846,100
Walnut Creek $707,400 Clayton $682,700 Pleasant Hill $600,900
Concord $451,100 Antioch $308,000 Pittsburg $281,500

Listings & Sales

Data through Aug 31, 2014
  • $301 Median list price / sq ft
  • $312 Median sale price / sq ft
  • 27.8% Listings with price cut
12.2%
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Contra Costa County Rentals

Data through Aug 31, 2014
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$2,261 Contra Costa County
$2,920 San Francisco Metro
$1,328 United States
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    (Jun 30, 2014)
  • $2,050 Rent list price
  • $1.62 Rent list price / sq ft
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