The residential neighborhood of Oakdale lies in the heart of California's Central Valley on the eastern edge and is less than 40 miles from the City of Stockton. This land area of about five square miles is home to approximately 20,000 residents and is an addition to Stanislaus County. Residents living in Oakdale live in three to four-bedroom single-family homes or estates. The proximity of both Highways 108 and 120 makes travel to and from this community and into the Modesto metropolitan area expedient.
Oakdale is primarily an agricultural community but is also home to several large manufacturing firms like ConAgra Foods and the Ball Western Can Company. Residents with children from grades K-12 will find the proper educational accommodations through the Oakdale Joint Unified School District. Those in pursuit of a degree in higher education will find four universities and colleges within a 30-mile radius.
Oakdale is known as “The Gateway to Yosemite,” recreational amenities within the community are plentiful with over 15 parks, community centers and senior centers made available for residents and visitors. The Oakdale Museum is also located within the neighborhood and serves to preserve its rich history. Oakdale is also a gateway community to the world famous Yosemite National Park as well as the entire Sierra Nevada Mountain Range.
The real estate market in Oakdale is exclusively comprised of single-family detached homes. A standard three-bedroom, single-family property equipped with two bathrooms can be purchased for just over $350,000. Larger four-bedroom homes with three bathrooms can be acquired for around $500,000. Larger estate properties with five-bedrooms or more complete with swimming pools and central air conditioning start from just over $600,000 up to $800,000. Land and lots are also available for those who are interested in constructing their dream homes from scratch. An acre of residential land can be purchased for about $300,000.
Oakdale Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 24th, 2015: homes priced around $409,719 compared to $413,961 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -1%. For Thursday, August 27th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.86%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.94%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.28%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.84%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Oakdale CA. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Oakdale to help you find the best home!