Oxnard real estate market overview
- Average Monthly Rent: $2,579
- Home Price/Value Percentage Change: -2.90%
- Median Home Value: $680,477
- Best Time To Sell a Home: September
- Affordability Index: Low
- Days To Sell a House: 52
- Job Market: Weak
- Public School Ranking: 40
Location and weather
Oxnard is in Ventura County, situated on the western edge of the Oxnard Plain. It is directly located on California's South Coast, between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara. The city is home to the Channel Islands Harbor, the Oxnard State Beach and Park, the Silver Strand Beach and the Heritage Square. Point Mugu, Leo Carrillo state parks and Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area also prove to be popular out-door areas for Oxnard residents. For those in favor of in-door activities, Oxnard also offers the Murphy Auto Museum, the Channel Islands Maritime Museum and the Mullin Automotive Museum.
In Oxnard, the summers are comfortable, dry, and clear, while the winters are long, cool, and wet. Summer temperatures are in the 70's, with lows in the 60's. Winter temperatures are in the 60's, with lows in the high 40's.
Population, job market and cost of living
Oxnard's population in 2023 is 203,311, with a growth rate of 0.21%.
The job growth has decreased by -7.88% over the last year and in ten years, is predicted to have increased by 27.21%. The major industries are agriculture, fishing, hunting, manufacturing and retail trade. The largest companies to work for are re Toro Enterprises, Community Memorial Health System, ColourPop Cosmetics, Mission Produce and Affinity Group Holding Inc.
The cost of living is high, due to the real estate market and cost of available housing.
Oxnard real estate market details
- Diamond Bar
- Via Marina
- Oxnard Shores
- Channel island
There has been a -2.9% decrease in median home value over the last year. As of 2023, the median home value is $680,477.
The best time to sell a home for the highest valued sale is during September. For the quickest sale, homeowners should sell in June.
The top ranked public schools are Oxnard Middle College High School, Oxnard High School, Channel Island High School, Rio Mesa High School and Hueneme High School. This information is based on data measuring academic performance and equity.