Thousand Oaks Real Estate
The City of Thousand Oaks is a premiere community recognized for being one of the most desirable places in all of California to live, work, recreate, and raise a family. Located in between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara in Ventura County, Thousand Oaks is nestled against the Santa Monica Mountains and with over 15,000 acres of natural publicly owned open space located within the City’s boundaries. The City is 56 sq miles with a population of 129,349.
One-Third Designated Open Space
The City prides itself on its designated open space with 150 miles of trails for hiking, biking, or just leisurely walking. Our efforts at local electricity generation have also been very successful, especially at our wastewater treatment plant. Thousand Oaks is a Tree City, USA, and has been named one of the county's greenest cities.
We have been designated one of the safest cities in the US and one of 10 great cities to raise your kids. Thousand Oaks is home to some of the nation's top schools, outstanding parks, and a myriad of shopping opportunities, including one of the largest auto malls in the nation.
Cultural Arts Destination
Another source of pride is the Civic Arts Plaza. Opened in 1994, this jewel of cultural arts has become a beacon for our region featuring world-class entertainment, musicals, concerts, children’s shows, ballets, and much more.
Thousand Oaks Listings Summary
Thousand Oaks - Town vs. County Stats
Avg Price in Thousand Oaks: $1,965,000 / County Avg $2,009,000
Avg Sq. Ft. in Thousand Oaks: 2,928 / County Avg 2,854
Avg Price per/sqft in Thousand Oaks:$671 / County Avg $704
Avg Walkscore in Thousand Oaks: 35 / County Avg 37
Avg Year Built in Thousand Oaks: 1979 / County Avg 1981
Avg Days on Website in Thousand Oaks: 53 / County Avg 44