Palmdale Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $271,000
    19.9%
    change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    501
    30-day change

Palmdale Schools and Demographics

 
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Education near Palmdale, CA

City County
High School Graduates 73 76.36
College Degree - 2 year 7.81 6.83
College Degree - 4 year 14.69 29.46
Graduate Degree 3.74 6.56
Expenditures per Student 12,346 12,346
Students per Teacher 22.8 22.4

Elementary Schools near Palmdale, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Alpine Elementary School KG - 08 541 27.1 93543
Anaverde Hills School KG - 06 288 28.8 93551
Antelope Elementary School KG - 08 375 26.8 93543
Barrel Springs Elementary School KG - 06 849 29.2 93550
Buena Vista Elementary School KG - 08 690 23.8 93552
Chaparral Elementary School KG - 06 906 27.4 93552
Cimarron Elementary School KG - 06 847 28.2 93552
Cottonwood Elementary School KG - 06 508 26.7 93551
Daisy Gibson Elementary School KG - 08 624 27 93591
Desert Rose Elementary School KG - 06 1,168 29.8 93550
Esperanza Elementary School KG - 06 1,028 27.8 93551
Golden Poppy Elementary School KG - 08 783 29 93552
Gregg Anderson Academy KG - 08 862 27.8 93551
Guidance Charter School KG - 08 296 19.7 93350
Joshua Hills Elementary School KG - 06 963 27.5 93550
Lake Los Angeles Elementary School KG - 08 488 25.7 93591
Manzanita Elementary School KG - 06 755 26.9 93550
Meadowlark Elementary School KG - 05 414 28.8 93510
Mesquite Elementary School KG - 06 936 28.3 93552
Mountain View Elementary School KG - 05 384 24 91042
Ocotillo Elementary School KG - 06 1,057 22.9 93551
Palm Tree Elementary School KG - 06 800 27.6 93550
Palmdale Learning Plaza School KG - 08 810 23.8 93551
Pearblossom Elementary School KG - 08 359 27.6 93553
Pinewood Avenue Elementary School KG - 05 351 23.4 91042
Plainview Academic Charter Academy KG - 05 316 21.1 91042
Quail Valley Elementary School KG - 06 779 27.8 93552
Rancho Vista Elementary School KG - 06 600 28.6 93551
Summerwind Elementary School KG - 08 982 28.1 93551
Tumbleweed Elementary School KG - 06 1,172 29.3 93550
Vista San Gabriel Elementary School KG - 05 767 25.6 93591
Yucca Elementary School KG - 06 886 27.6 93550

Middle Schools near Palmdale, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Cactus Middle School 07 - 08 1,045 21.7 93550
David G. Millen Intermediate 07 - 08 428 25.2 93551
Desert Willow Intermediate School 07 - 08 620 21.7 93550
High Desert School 06 - 08 332 26.6 93510
Hillview Middle School 06 - 08 967 25.4 93551
Juniper Intermediate School 07 - 08 768 21.9 93551
Keppel Academy 06 - 08 354 29.5 93543
Shadow Hills Intermediate School 07 - 08 1,002 23.6 93552

High Schools near Palmdale, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Desert Sands Charter School 09 - 12 1,098 28.6 93534
Highland High School 09 - 12 3,148 24.1 93551
Littlerock High School 09 - 12 1,598 22.9 93543
Palmdale High School 09 - 12 2,897 22.9 93550
Vasquez High School 09 - 12 457 19.4 93510
Verdugo Hills Senior High School 09 - 12 1,651 25.7 91042
William J. (Pete) Knight High School 09 - 12 3,294 24.5 93552

Ungraded Schools near Palmdale, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
* Los Angeles County Online High School 09 - 12 528 36.5 93065
* Mount Lukens Continuation School 09 - 12 106 30.3 91042
* Phoenix High Community Day School 09 - 12 119 8.5 93550
* R. Rex Parris High School 09 - 12 446 22.9 93550
Antelope Valley Learning Academy KG - 12 846 25.9 93550
Palmdale Aerospace Academy KG - 12 531 26.5 93550

Demographics near Palmdale, CA

City County
Neighborhood Type Suburban
Population 151,841 9,840,024
Population Density 1,433 2,425
Median Age 28.7 34.8
People per Household 3.7 3
Median Household Income 54,277 56,241
Average Income per Capita 18,695 27,900

Palmdale Homes for Sale

Palmdale, California, is a charter city located in Los Angeles County.  In 1962 it became the first incorporated city in the Antelope Valley.  With a population of about 153,000, Palmdale it is the second largest city in the Antelope Valley, the 32nd largest city in California and the 158th largest city in the United States.  It consistently ranks as one of the top 25 fastest growing cities in the nation. Palmdale is separated from Los Angeles by the San Gabriel Mountains.  It covers 106 square miles and lies in close proximity to the San Andreas Fault, making it prone to earthquakes.  Nearby cities include Antelope Acres, Quartz Hill, Leona Valley, Lancaster, Acton, Lake Los Angeles, Littlerock and Pearblossom.

Palmdale Homes for Sale and Real Estate

Palmdale touts itself as a family-oriented community with a high quality of life.  The population of the city has increased dramatically since the 1980s and 1990s dues to the large volume of affordable housing in the area.  It is also considered a bedroom community for Los Angeles, with many residents commuting there for work.

Palmdale Neighborhoods

Palmdale is divided into several smaller neighborhoods, each with its own character.  Some of the major neighborhoods include:
  • Sun Village
  • Downtown Palmdale
  • Harold
  • Vincent-Grade
  • Barrel Springs
  • Palmdale Central City
  • Anaverde
  • Rancho Vista
  • Desert-View Highlands
  • Portal Ridge
  • Pearlands
  • Palmdale East

Palmdale Economy and Employment Opportunities

The most important industry to Palmdale's local economy is the aerospace industry. In fact, Palmdale is often referred to by its nickname the "aerospace capital of the United States".  Aerospace companies located in the area include:
  • Boeing
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Skunk Works
  • Northrop Grumman
The city has also recently starting awarding tax breaks to lure new business to the area, resulting in an influx of manufacturing companies.  Some of those companies include:
  • Delta Scientific
  • US Pole
The city's top employers are:

Palmdale Attractions

Palmdale voters recently initiated a new tax that has funded new parks and recreation expansions in the city.  Other attractions and events include:

Palmdale Transportation and Commuting

Palmdale is one of the largest cities in the country to not be directly served by a major Interstate Freeway or US Highway.  Major roads that do serve Palmdale include SR 14, SR 138 and SR 18.  The city operates the Palmdale Transportation Center which acts as a hub for public transportation services including Amtrak, Greyhound, Metrolink and the Antelope Valley Transit Authority.  Palmdale is also developing a series of bike paths throughout the city.  The nearest airports serving Palmdale are the LA/Palmdale Regional Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, and Bob Hope Airport in Burbank.

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Palmdale Weather

The average high temperature in July is 98 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 32.3 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 7.8 inches per year, with 1.4 inches of snow per year. No weather information available.

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Palmdale real estate offices

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Pacific West Real Estate Advi
14539 Archwood St
Van Nuys, CA
818-661-7371
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Re/Max Olson & Associates,Inc.
30699 Russell Ranch Road Ste. 100
Westlake Village, CA
818-879-2266
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Re/Max Olson Estates
6355 Topanga Cyn. Blvd #100
Woodland Hills, CA
818-346-7362
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Dynamic Realty Inc
2531 Olive Drive Ste D
Palmdale, CA
661-538-1080
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3 L Realty
1030 East Avenue S #29
Palmdale, CA
661-810-9806
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Big Valley Real Estate
2660 E. Pearblossom Hwy
PALMDALE, CA
661-267-6007
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Sunshine Realty & Associates
2025 E. Palmdale Blvd.
Palmdale, CA
661-273-6473
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KALGA Enterprises Inc.
2520 E Palmdale Ave.
Palmdale, CA
818-631-5552
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Boulevard Real Estate
2521 E. Palmdale Blvd
Palmdale, CA
661-274-7724
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BGA Properties
38345 30th St. E Suite F-7
Palmdale, CA
866-768-2616
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