Whether you are buying a home in Northeast Downey, Northwest Downey or in South Downey, we offer first time buyers and move up buyers access to local Downey real estate listings. Downey, California is located about 15 miles inland from the Pacific Coastline of Southern California. It is 13 miles from downtown Los Angeles.
Over 107,000 people called Downey home. As a former resident who grew up in the Downey area, I think it is a great place to live.
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Downey, California Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Where is Downey, California?
Downey is located in the southeast area of Los Angeles County. Over 110,000 residents call this family-oriented city home. The city of Downey is 12.6 square miles and is bordered by South Gate, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, Norwalk, Bellflower and Whittier.
What is Downey, California Known For?
The Apollo Space Program as well as the Space Shuttle were built in Downey by Rockwell International.
How many High Schools are in Downey?
Does it Snow in Downey?
Um…no. I did experience some hail back in the 1980’s in Northeast Downey.
Weather in Downey, California Over the Year
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What County is Downey, California in?
Los Angeles County in Southern California.
How far is Downey from the Beach?
Long Beach is your closest beach from Downey. It is about 21 miles away from Downey. It would take you about 30 minutes to drive there.
What Zip Codes are in Downey, California?
|Downey Real Estate Categories||90240||90241||90242|
|Average selling prices of houses||$1,079,575||$894,145||$791,017|
|Average Days on Market to Sell||14||20||15|
|Months of Supply of homes||1.10||1.20||1.30|
|Price per square foot||$530.00||$568.00||$513.00|
|Percentage of the Listed Price that homes sold for||104.20%||104.20%||103.60%|
There are four basic neighborhoods in Downey: Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, and Southwest.
I grew up in Northeast Downey.
There are lots of great neighborhoods to choose from. Some people desire to live in the Northeast area of town where there are many mini-mansion type homes along with ranch-style homes with double wide lots that are over 8,000 square feet.
Downey is home to the Historical McDonald’s restaurant located in Northeast Downey.
The original Golden arches and 60 foot animated neon sign “Speedee” is still open and on the corner of Lakewood and Florence. No drive-through at this location in town.
Overall Recent Sales In Downey Housing Prices 2022
Of the total of 63 home sales in 2022 so far, the average selling price was $930,486. Single-family homes in Downey are taking 16 days to go under contract with an accepted offer. The time starts when the property is listed until it goes into escrow with an accepted offer.
Downey houses are selling for 104.22% of the listed price.
Work with the Best Downey Real Estate Agent and Find Your Next Home or Sell Your Current One
Talk to former Downey resident, Jay Valento to help you sell your current home or find you the next home…or both. A friendly and experienced real estate professional with 29 years of experience. Let’s build a plan together to get you the best price for your home.