Tiburon, CA Real Estate Market

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Tiburon, CA Housing Market Trends

With 9,084 people, 3,798 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $3,292,626, Tiburon house prices are not only among the most expensive in California, Tiburon real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Tiburon, accounting for 60.06% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Tiburon include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 21.37%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 11.51%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 7.07%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Tiburon. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 66.83% of Tiburon's homes, and 51.40% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Tiburon's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 49.75% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Tiburon include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 40.82%) and housing constructed between 2000 and later ( 4.99%). There's also some housing in Tiburon built before 1939 ( 4.44%).

Tiburon Home Appreciation Rates

In the last 10 years, Tiburon has experienced some of the highest home appreciation rates of any community in the nation. Tiburon real estate appreciated 110.76% over the last ten years, which is an average annual home appreciation rate of 7.74%, putting Tiburon in the top 10% nationally for real estate appreciation. If you are a home buyer or real estate investor, Tiburon definitely has a track record of being one of the best long term real estate investments in America through the last ten years.

Over the last year, Tiburon appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Tiburon's appreciation rate has been 3.11%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Tiburon were at 1.62%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 6.62%.

Notably, Tiburon's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to California, our data show that Tiburon's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 90% of the other cities and towns in California.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$3,292,626

Tiburon, CA HOME PRICES

> $1,021,000
86.3%
86.3%
$765,001 - $1,021,000
5.9%
5.9%
$510,001 - $765,000
5.4%
5.4%
$408,001 - $510,000
0.0%
0.0%
$306,001 - $408,000
0.0%
0.0%
$204,001 - $306,000
0.4%
0.4%
$102,001 - $204,000
0.4%
0.4%
$51,001 - $102,000
0.0%
0.0%
$0 - $51,000
1.6%
1.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Very High for Nation

Very High for CA

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
3,798

Tiburon Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CA*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2021 Q1 - 2021 Q2
Last 12 Months:
2020 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 2 Years:
2019 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 5 Years:
2016 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Last 10 Years:
2011 Q2 - 2021 Q2
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2021 Q2
119.80% 3.73%
4
8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$4,314 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
66.8%
66.8%
Renters
33.2%
33.2%
Vacant
9.3%
9.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
5.0%
5.0%
1970 - 1999
40.8%
40.8%
1940 - 1969
49.7%
49.7%
1939 or Older
4.4%
4.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
60.1%
60.1%
Townhomes
7.1%
7.1%
Small Apt. Buildings
11.5%
11.5%
Apt. Complexes
21.4%
21.4%
Mobile Homes
0.0%
0.0%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
6.4%
6.4%
1 Bedroom
11.9%
11.9%
2 Bedrooms
17.2%
17.2%
3 Bedrooms
24.3%
24.3%
4 Bedrooms
27.0%
27.0%
5 or more bedrooms
13.1%
13.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Popular Neighborhoods in Tiburon

Zip Codes in Tiburon, CA