Average Price Per Sq. Foot. by Month

The following data is a historic representation of average price per square foot for single family residences sold since July 1994 in Kern County. While average home price is an interesting barometer, price per square foot is more accurate in determining sales trends.

Please keep in mind that the numbers are derived from currently "worked" sales by the Kern County Assessor's office and may not reflect recent activity.

This information is provided solely as informational and is not intended to be used for any other purpose.

Month/Year   Approx. # of sales   Average $ Sq. Ft.   % Change from prior month   $ Change from prior month
07/'94     3     $69.00     0.00%     $0.00
08/'94     5     $69.00     0.00%     $0.00
09/'94     2     $72.00     4.35%     $3.00
10/'94     2     $67.00     -6.94%     ($5.00)
11/'94     1     $76.00     13.43%     $9.00
02/'95     2     $70.00     -7.89%     ($6.00)
03/'95     16     $69.00     -1.43%     ($1.00)
04/'95     23     $69.00     0.00%     $0.00
05/'95     28     $68.00     -1.45%     ($1.00)
06/'95     28     $72.00     5.88%     $4.00
07/'95     29     $68.00     -5.56%     ($4.00)
08/'95     32     $67.00     -1.47%     ($1.00)
09/'95     32     $71.00     5.97%     $4.00
10/'95     48     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
11/'95     74     $72.00     1.41%     $1.00
12/'95     70     $72.00     0.00%     $0.00
01/'96     78     $70.00     -2.78%     ($2.00)
02/'96     177     $71.00     1.43%     $1.00
03/'96     376     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
04/'96     376     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
05/'96     388     $70.00     -1.41%     ($1.00)
06/'96     338     $71.00     1.43%     $1.00
07/'96     363     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
08/'96     379     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
09/'96     292     $70.00     -1.41%     ($1.00)
10/'96     353     $71.00     1.43%     $1.00
11/'96     267     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
12/'96     277     $70.00     -1.41%     ($1.00)
01/'97     294     $70.00     0.00%     $0.00
02/'97     281     $70.00     0.00%     $0.00
03/'97     306     $71.00     1.43%     $1.00
04/'97     331     $70.00     -1.41%     ($1.00)
05/'97     357     $71.00     1.43%     $1.00
06/'97     332     $70.00     -1.41%     ($1.00)
07/'97     397     $71.00     1.43%     $1.00
08/'97     451     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
09/'97     352     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'97     384     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
11/'97     303     $70.00     -1.41%     ($1.00)
12/'97     344     $70.00     0.00%     $0.00
01/'98     279     $71.00     1.43%     $1.00
02/'98     333     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
03/'98     380     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
04/'98     430     $70.00     -1.41%     ($1.00)
05/'98     465     $71.00     1.43%     $1.00
06/'98     486     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
07/'98     454     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
08/'98     505     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
09/'98     509     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'98     488     $72.00     1.41%     $1.00
11/'98     459     $72.00     0.00%     $0.00
12/'98     525     $71.00     -1.39%     ($1.00)
01/'99     428     $71.00     0.00%     $0.00
02/'99     471     $72.00     1.41%     $1.00
03/'99     574     $72.00     0.00%     $0.00
04/'99     558     $72.00     0.00%     $0.00
05/'99     479     $72.00     0.00%     $0.00
06/'99     576     $73.00     1.39%     $1.00
07/'99     592     $72.00     -1.37%     ($1.00)
08/'99     569     $73.00     1.39%     $1.00
09/'99     476     $73.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'99     446     $73.00     0.00%     $0.00
11/'99     438     $74.00     1.37%     $1.00
12/'99     470     $73.00     -1.35%     ($1.00)
01/'00     372     $73.00     0.00%     $0.00
02/'00     425     $73.00     0.00%     $0.00
03/'00     577     $73.00     0.00%     $0.00
04/'00     447     $73.00     0.00%     $0.00
05/'00     488     $74.00     1.37%     $1.00
06/'00     579     $74.00     0.00%     $0.00
07/'00     502     $73.00     -1.35%     ($1.00)
08/'00     581     $73.00     0.00%     $0.00
09/'00     591     $75.00     2.74%     $2.00
10/'00     566     $74.00     -1.33%     ($1.00)
11/'00     454     $75.00     1.35%     $1.00
12/'00     542     $76.00     1.33%     $1.00
01/'01     507     $74.00     -2.63%     ($2.00)
02/'01     556     $75.00     1.35%     $1.00
03/'01     695     $76.00     1.33%     $1.00
04/'01     653     $75.00     -1.32%     ($1.00)
05/'01     706     $76.00     1.33%     $1.00
06/'01     783     $77.00     1.32%     $1.00
07/'01     717     $77.00     0.00%     $0.00
08/'01     851     $77.00     0.00%     $0.00
09/'01     661     $77.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'01     793     $78.00     1.30%     $1.00
11/'01     715     $78.00     0.00%     $0.00
12/'01     760     $78.00     0.00%     $0.00
01/'02     735     $78.00     0.00%     $0.00
02/'02     697     $79.00     1.28%     $1.00
03/'02     860     $79.00     0.00%     $0.00
04/'02     900     $79.00     0.00%     $0.00
05/'02     917     $80.00     1.27%     $1.00
06/'02     812     $81.00     1.25%     $1.00
07/'02     934     $81.00     0.00%     $0.00
08/'02     1065     $82.00     1.23%     $1.00
09/'02     953     $83.00     1.22%     $1.00
10/'02     1072     $83.00     0.00%     $0.00
11/'02     942     $85.00     2.41%     $2.00
12/'02     1061     $85.00     0.00%     $0.00
01/'03     988     $85.00     0.00%     $0.00
02/'03     976     $85.00     0.00%     $0.00
03/'03     1064     $87.00     2.35%     $2.00
04/'03     1206     $88.00     1.15%     $1.00
05/'03     1249     $88.00     0.00%     $0.00
06/'03     1281     $90.00     2.27%     $2.00
07/'03     1423     $91.00     1.11%     $1.00
08/'03     1421     $92.00     1.10%     $1.00
09/'03     1472     $93.00     1.09%     $1.00
10/'03     1523     $93.00     0.00%     $0.00
11/'03     1315     $95.00     2.15%     $2.00
12/'03     1350     $96.00     1.05%     $1.00
01/'04     1224     $95.00     -1.04%     ($1.00)
02/'04     1160     $97.00     2.11%     $2.00
03/'04     1593     $99.00     2.06%     $2.00
04/'04     1663     $103.00     4.04%     $4.00
05/'04     1536     $105.00     1.94%     $2.00
06/'04     1759     $108.00     2.86%     $3.00
07/'04     1774     $111.00     2.78%     $3.00
08/'04     1788     $114.00     2.70%     $3.00
09/'04     1788     $117.00     2.63%     $3.00
10/'04     1736     $118.00     0.85%     $1.00
11/'04     1695     $116.00     -1.69%     ($2.00)
12/'04     1807     $120.00     3.45%     $4.00
01/'05     1593     $119.00     -0.83%     ($1.00)
02/'05     1472     $124.00     4.20%     $5.00
03/'05     1939     $130.00     4.84%     $6.00
04/'05     1889     $133.00     2.31%     $3.00
05/'05     1889     $138.00     3.76%     $5.00
06/'05     2066     $141.00     2.17%     $3.00
07/'05     1984     $143.00     1.42%     $2.00
08/'05     2215     $146.00     2.10%     $3.00
09/'05     2072     $150.00     2.74%     $4.00
10/'05     1871     $150.00     0.00%     $0.00
11/'05     1876     $154.00     2.67%     $4.00
12/'05     1886     $156.00     1.30%     $2.00
01/'06     1609     $150.00     -3.85%     ($6.00)
02/'06     1413     $155.00     3.33%     $5.00
03/'06     1922     $159.00     2.58%     $4.00
04/'06     1736     $156.00     -1.89%     ($3.00)
05/'06     1749     $158.00     1.28%     $2.00
06/'06     1772     $159.00     0.63%     $1.00
07/'06     1614     $159.00     0.00%     $0.00
08/'06     1780     $156.00     -1.89%     ($3.00)
09/'06     1487     $156.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'06     1575     $154.00     -1.28%     ($2.00)
11/'06     1482     $151.00     -1.95%     ($3.00)
12/'06     1452     $154.00     1.99%     $3.00
01/'07     1300     $151.00     -1.95%     ($3.00)
02/'07     1202     $149.00     -1.32%     ($2.00)
03/'07     1319     $148.00     -0.67%     ($1.00)
04/'07     1117     $146.00     -1.35%     ($2.00)
05/'07     1267     $146.00     0.00%     $0.00
06/'07     1166     $145.00     -0.68%     ($1.00)
07/'07     1111     $145.00     0.00%     $0.00
08/'07     1041     $142.00     -2.07%     ($3.00)
09/'07     815     $137.00     -3.52%     ($5.00)
10/'07     951     $136.00     -0.73%     ($1.00)
11/'07     888     $135.00     -0.74%     ($1.00)
12/'07     854     $131.00     -2.96%     ($4.00)
01/'08     758     $126.00     -3.82%     ($5.00)
02/'08     722     $126.00     0.00%     $0.00
03/'08     907     $123.00     -2.38%     ($3.00)
04/'08     939     $122.00     -0.81%     ($1.00)
05/'08     987     $121.00     -0.82%     ($1.00)
06/'08     1001     $119.00     -1.65%     ($2.00)
07/'08     985     $115.00     -3.36%     ($4.00)
08/'08     1001     $113.00     -1.74%     ($2.00)
09/'08     1062     $112.00     -0.88%     ($1.00)
10/'08     948     $107.00     -4.46%     ($5.00)
11/'08     741     $105.00     -1.87%     ($2.00)
12/'08     915     $103.00     -1.90%     ($2.00)
01/'09     770     $98.00     -4.85%     ($5.00)
02/'09     710     $98.00     0.00%     $0.00
03/'09     987     $98.00     0.00%     $0.00
04/'09     934     $97.00     -1.02%     ($1.00)
05/'09     874     $98.00     1.03%     $1.00
06/'09     911     $97.00     -1.02%     ($1.00)
07/'09     946     $96.00     -1.03%     ($1.00)
08/'09     841     $97.00     1.04%     $1.00
09/'09     876     $96.00     -1.03%     ($1.00)
10/'09     940     $99.00     3.13%     $3.00
11/'09     835     $99.00     0.00%     $0.00
12/'09     869     $97.00     -2.02%     ($2.00)
01/'10     653     $96.00     -1.03%     ($1.00)
02/'10     647     $96.00     0.00%     $0.00
03/'10     848     $97.00     1.04%     $1.00
04/'10     804     $94.00     -3.09%     ($3.00)
05/'10     888     $98.00     4.26%     $4.00
06/'10     1007     $97.00     -1.02%     ($1.00)
07/'10     722     $94.00     -3.09%     ($3.00)
08/'10     785     $94.00     0.00%     $0.00
09/'10     748     $94.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'10     720     $92.00     -2.13%     ($2.00)
11/'10     701     $94.00     2.17%     $2.00
12/'10     798     $94.00     0.00%     $0.00
01/'11     704     $91.00     -3.19%     ($3.00)
02/'11     574     $90.00     -1.10%     ($1.00)
03/'11     819     $90.00     0.00%     $0.00
04/'11     695     $88.00     -2.22%     ($2.00)
05/'11     781     $91.00     3.41%     $3.00
06/'11     833     $90.00     -1.10%     ($1.00)
07/'11     695     $90.00     0.00%     $0.00
08/'11     858     $90.00     0.00%     $0.00
09/'11     759     $88.00     -2.22%     ($2.00)
10/'11     694     $88.00     0.00%     $0.00
11/'11     727     $90.00     2.27%     $2.00
12/'11     747     $91.00     1.11%     $1.00
01/'12     582     $90.00     -1.10%     ($1.00)
02/'12     632     $89.00     -1.11%     ($1.00)
03/'12     789     $88.00     -1.12%     ($1.00)
04/'12     756     $89.00     1.14%     $1.00
05/'12     772     $91.00     2.25%     $2.00
06/'12     819     $91.00     0.00%     $0.00
07/'12     800     $92.00     1.10%     $1.00
08/'12     885     $93.00     1.09%     $1.00
09/'12     728     $93.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'12     901     $94.00     1.08%     $1.00
11/'12     745     $93.00     -1.06%     ($1.00)
12/'12     768     $95.00     2.15%     $2.00
01/'13     797     $96.00     1.05%     $1.00
02/'13     738     $96.00     0.00%     $0.00
03/'13     781     $98.00     2.08%     $2.00
04/'13     883     $99.00     1.02%     $1.00
05/'13     938     $100.00     1.01%     $1.00
06/'13     860     $104.00     4.00%     $4.00
07/'13     954     $103.00     -0.96%     ($1.00)
08/'13     873     $104.00     0.97%     $1.00
09/'13     782     $106.00     1.92%     $2.00
10/'13     773     $106.00     0.00%     $0.00
11/'13     728     $107.00     0.94%     $1.00
12/'13     640     $105.00     -1.87%     ($2.00)
01/'14     631     $105.00     0.00%     $0.00
02/'14     612     $107.00     1.90%     $2.00
03/'14     729     $108.00     0.93%     $1.00
04/'14     773     $109.00     0.93%     $1.00
05/'14     797     $111.00     1.83%     $2.00
06/'14     825     $111.00     0.00%     $0.00
07/'14     808     $113.00     1.80%     $2.00
08/'14     873     $114.00     0.88%     $1.00
09/'14     735     $114.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'14     798     $113.00     -0.88%     ($1.00)
11/'14     656     $111.00     -1.77%     ($2.00)
12/'14     695     $112.00     0.90%     $1.00
01/'15     610     $113.00     0.89%     $1.00
02/'15     607     $114.00     0.88%     $1.00
03/'15     821     $115.00     0.88%     $1.00
04/'15     837     $116.00     0.87%     $1.00
05/'15     897     $117.00     0.86%     $1.00
06/'15     931     $115.00     -1.71%     ($2.00)
07/'15     951     $117.00     1.74%     $2.00
08/'15     860     $117.00     0.00%     $0.00
09/'15     865     $117.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'15     781     $116.00     -0.85%     ($1.00)
11/'15     641     $116.00     0.00%     $0.00
12/'15     755     $115.00     -0.86%     ($1.00)
01/'16     682     $115.00     0.00%     $0.00
02/'16     711     $113.00     -1.74%     ($2.00)
03/'16     919     $115.00     1.77%     $2.00
04/'16     871     $116.00     0.87%     $1.00
05/'16     868     $117.00     0.86%     $1.00
06/'16     981     $120.00     2.56%     $3.00
07/'16     858     $121.00     0.83%     $1.00
08/'16     931     $119.00     -1.65%     ($2.00)
09/'16     879     $119.00     0.00%     $0.00
10/'16     881     $120.00     0.84%     $1.00
11/'16     852     $120.00     0.00%     $0.00
12/'16     844     $120.00     0.00%     $0.00
01/'17     796     $120.00     0.00%     $0.00
02/'17     700     $119.00     -0.83%     ($1.00)
03/'17     916     $122.00     2.52%     $3.00
04/'17     804     $123.00     0.82%     $1.00
05/'17     920     $123.00     0.00%     $0.00
06/'17     992     $125.00     1.63%     $2.00
07/'17     897     $125.00     0.00%     $0.00
08/'17     928     $124.00     -0.80%     ($1.00)
09/'17     868     $126.00     1.61%     $2.00
10/'17     896     $123.00     -2.38%     ($3.00)
11/'17     803     $124.00     0.81%     $1.00
12/'17     824     $124.00     0.00%     $0.00
01/'18     632     $124.00     0.00%     $0.00
02/'18     645     $125.00     0.81%     $1.00
03/'18     797     $127.00     1.60%     $2.00
04/'18     832     $126.00     -0.79%     ($1.00)
05/'18     937     $129.00     2.38%     $3.00
06/'18     915     $130.00     0.78%     $1.00
07/'18     891     $125.00     -3.85%     ($5.00)
08/'18     926     $123.00     -1.60%     ($2.00)
09/'18     687     $121.00     -1.63%     ($2.00)
10/'18     691     $115.00     -4.96%     ($6.00)
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