Is Compton, CA a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Compton is a seller's market


Difference Since October 2022

Since last year, Compton has remained a Seller's Market.

Key Takeaway

Compton is a Sellers Housing Market, which means prices tend to be higher and homes sell faster.

Housing Prices

How much do homes in Compton, CA cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since October 2022


Key Takeaway

The sold price of homes in Compton has remained the same since last year.

Summary: The median home sold price in Compton was $585,000 in October 2023, up 0.4% from last year, and the median price per square foot was $505.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSOct 2022Oct 2023CHANGE
1 $470K$385K
2 $530K$530K
3 $600K$600K
4 $665K$650K
5+ $699K$790K

Summary: Compton housing prices by bedroom type for October 2023 compared to the previous year: The home price of 1 bedroom homes decreased by 18.1%, 2 bedroom homes did not change, 3 bedroom homes did not change, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 2.3%, and 5+ bedroom homes increased by 13%.

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Cities


Housing Supply

How many homes are available in Compton, CA?

Number of Homes For Sale

Sep 2023Oct 2023CHANGE

Summary: The Compton real estate market had 155 homes for sale in October 2023, a 9.4% decrease compared to September 2023.

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSSep 2023Oct 2023CHANGE
1 22
2 5749
3 7673
4 2824
5+ 87

Summary: The Compton housing inventory by bedroom type for October 2023 compared to the previous month: The inventory of 1 bedroom homes remained the same, 2 bedroom homes decreased by 14%, 3 bedroom homes decreased by 3.9%, 4 bedroom homes decreased by 14.3%, and 5+ bedroom homes decreased by 12.5%.

Number of Homes Sold

Sep 2023Oct 2023CHANGE

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

9 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

9 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

29 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Compton, you could pay more than the asking price. 61.7% of homes here sold above asking price last month.

Summary: A total of 47 homes were sold or pending in Compton in October 2023, up by 23.7% month-over-month. Of the 47 sold homes, 19% were sold under asking, 19% were sold at asking, and 62% were sold over asking.

Days on Market

How long does it take to sell a home in Compton, CA?

Average Sale Time

Oct 2022Oct 2023CHANGE
28 Days29 Days+3.7%

Summary: Homes in Compton had an average of 29 days on market in Oct 2023, up by 3.7% compared to last year.

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

35 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

11 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

1 Home Was Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Many homes in Compton are selling fast, if you're buying plan to act quickly.

Summary: During October 2023, 47 homes were sold in Compton; 74% of homes were sold within 30 days, 23% of homes were sold within 30 to 90 days, and 2% of homes were sold over 90 days.

Housing Market Reports are calculated by Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on information from the MLS.

Report Updated 27 Days Ago

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