Southwest Berkeley Real Estate Market Overview

Could Southwest Berkeley, Berkeley, CA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Southwest Berkeley. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neig...hborhoods near Southwest Berkeley such as South Berkeley and Northwest Berkeley. When you’re ready, Trulia has 7 resale and new homes in Southwest Berkeley lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$1,027,500

Median Sales Price

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$830

Price Per Sqft

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$3,295

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Southwest Berkeley show a 35% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 12% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Southwest Berkeley for May 10 to Aug 9 was $1,027,500 based on 20 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Southwest Berkeley was $830, an increase of 15% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Southwest Berkeley for Jul 10 to Aug 10 was $3,295.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Southwest Berkeley has very low crime relative to the rest of Alameda County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Southwest Berkeley can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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424

Counts of Theft

332

Counts of Burglary

131

Counts of Vandalism


Best Schools in Southwest Berkeley

There are 86 schools in Southwest Berkeley.

Elementary Schools
10

Montclair Elementary School

Public, K-5

10

Thornhill Elementary School

Public, K-5

10

Peralta Elementary School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
10

Hillcrest Elementary School

Public, K-8

9

Martin Luther King Middle School

Public, 6-8

8

Willard Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
8

Berkeley High School

Public, 9-12

5

Skyline High School

Public, 9-12

5

Realm Charter High School

Charter, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Southwest Berkeley by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
56%
Single residents
Home owners
44%
Home owners
Median age
37
Median age
Household income
$50,271
Median household income
College educated
55%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Southwest Berkeley commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
59% commute by car
10% commute by bike
20% commute by public transportation
10% commute by foot

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