Average Appreciation Index for Single Family Homes in Santa Cruz County
                     Statistics taken from The Santa Cruz Association of Realtors  
         
Year Number of Sales Appreciation Average Price  
1979 2496 16% $74,998  
1980 2407 51.7% $113,803  
1981 1711 0.6% $114,460  
1982 1021 3.0% $117,924  
1983 1631 0.0% $117,968  
1984 1874 8.3% $127,735  
1985 2108 5.5% $134,735  
1986 2086 13.9% $153,476  
1987 2153 12.0% $171,966  
1988 2266 17.6% $202,272  
1989 1981 26.2% $255,209  
1990 1492 1.5% $259,145  
1991 1350 1.7% $263,564  
1992 1186 -3.3% $254,781  
1993 1596 -1.5% $250,928  
1994 1871 -2.7% $244,247  
1995 1520 1.4% $247,659  
1996 1889 7.9% $267,238  
1997 2544 13.7% $303,799  
1998 2679 10.5% $335,569  
1999 2591 19.3% $400,439  
2000 2422 30.8% $523,945  
2001 1784 7.1% $561,201  
2002 2290 0.7% $565,142  
2003 2355 8.0% $610,100  
2004 2801 13.2% $690,379  
2005 2243 21.0% $835,034  
2006 1905 -0.6% $830,273  
2007 1472 3.0% $855,531  
2008 1388 -20.7% $678,486  
2009 1682 -19.5% $546,006  
2010 1588 5.5% $575,967  
2011 1707 -5.4% $545,061  
2012 2048 4.0% $566,789  
2013 2004 14.6% $649,344  
2014 1888 17.5% $763,767  
2015 2013 4.5% $797,777  
2016 1749 11.3% $888,110  

*Based on statistics taken from the Santa Cruz Association of Realtors