Visalia CA Real Estate, Homes for Sale in Visalia CA

Visalia CA Homes for Sale & Real Estate

The City of Visalia is situated in the heart of the rich agricultural San Joaquin Valley in Tulare County, California. Visalia is located approximately 230 miles southeast of San Francisco, 190 miles north of Los Angeles, 36 miles west of Sequoia National Park, and 43 miles south of Fresno.  Once a creek-side settlement, Visalia is now a thriving city with over 130,104 inhabitants and has experienced a population growth of 72.01 percent since 2000.

The county seat of Tulare County and the 5th largest city in the San Joaquin Valley after Fresno, Visalia serves as the economic and governmental hub to one of the most productive single agricultural counties in the U.S. With a rich history, prosperous business community, and thriving agricultural industry, Visalia offers the ideal family-friendly environment to live, work and play!

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Generally, Visalia is divided into neighborhoods, which include Downtown Visalia, North Visalia, The Eastside, Southwest Visalia, the Industrial Area, Mooney, and the Westside.  Residents enjoy Visalia’s small-town feel, picturesque communities, and stunning landscapes set against the backdrop of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

The Visalia CA real estate market offers home buyers a variety of residential options including a wide range of pricing and community types.  You’ll find townhomes & condos, new construction homes; single-family homes in affordable subdivisions, luxury homes in exclusive, gated communities, homes in golf course communities, homes in 55+ Active Adult communities, and more!

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The median home value in Visalia is $204,100.   The median age of Visalia CA real estate is 30 years.  Renters make up 37.49% of the city’s population and 6.15% of houses and apartments are unoccupied. Visalia CA real estate encompasses 6 Zip codes including 93277, 93278, 93279, 93290, 93291, and 93292.

Rich in architectural history, many buildings in Visalia date back to the mid-late 1800s. Throughout the town center, there are numerous historic buildings including the Bank of Italy (currently Bank of the Sierra) and the Art Deco/Beaux-Arts Visalia Town Center Post Office along with many other historic buildings and Victorian houses.

The historic Visalia Fox Theatre is a landmark movie palace and theater in downtown Visalia, which opened in 1930 as a part of the Fox Theatre chain.  The interior of the Visalia Fox emulates a temple garden in India or South Asia.  The theater was restored by a local community group and reopened in 1999 as a live performance auditorium with a seating capacity of 1,275.

Visalia Fun, Leisure & Points of Interest

Visalia offers a wide variety of interesting places to visit and things to do including museums, art galleries, shopping, dining,  nightlife, local points of interest, and more!   Downtown Visalia hosts numerous fun events throughout the year such as the Wine Walk, 2017 Downtown Expo, Annual Luncheon, Downtown Brew Fest, Taste of Downtown Visalia, Candy Cane Lane Parade, Holiday Open House, and Blues Brews & BBQ – just to name a few.

Visalia is also home to the Visalia Rawhide of Minor League Baseball and competes in the California League at Recreation Park.  In addition, Sequoia, Yosemite, and Kings Canyon National Parks are located in the nearby Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Visalia Schools & Education

Visalia is served by the Visalia Unified School District along with several surrounding communities.  The College of the Sequoias (community college) is the only public college located in Visalia. Universities with branch campuses located within the city limits include Fresno State, Chapman University, Fresno Pacific University, Brandman University, Private colleges in Visalia include:, San Joaquin Valley College, Milan Institute, Estes Institute of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences, and Marinello School of Beauty Visalia.

Visalia’s Economy

The economy of Visalia is primarily agriculture, especially grapes, olives, cotton, citrus, and nursery products.  Livestock, as well as distribution and manufacturing facilities, are a couple of significant manufacturing sectors.  Light manufacturing and industrial/commercial distribution is the fastest growing sector of Visalia’s employment base.  The largest employers in Visalia (ordered by # of employees) include Tulare County, Kaweah Delta Medical Center, College of the Sequoias, Family Healthcare Network, the City of Visalia, VF, International Paper, Jostens, Cigna, and Visalia Medical Clinic.

As of 2017, The income per capita in Visalia is $22,885, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $52,262. The unemployment rate is 8.70%, with job growth of 3.75%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.80%. Visalia sales tax rate is 8.25% and income tax is 8.00%.

Visalia Hospitals & Medical Centers

Hospitals & medical centers in or nearest to Visalia include Visalia Community Hosptial, Kaweah Delta District Hospital, Kingsburg Medical Center, Hanford Community Medical Center, Corcoran District Hospital, Selma Community Hospital, Tulare Regional Medical Center, Central Valley General Hospital, Sierra-Kings District Hospital, Sierra View District Hospital, and Porterville Developmental Center.

Visalia Transportation

Major highways:  CA State Route 99 (Pearl Harbor Survivors Memorial Freeway) is the major north-south highway that heads north to Fresno and south to Bakersfield; CA State Route 198 (Sequoia Freeway) runs east to Sequoia National Park and west to Hanford; CA State Route 63 (Mooney Boulevard) heads north towards Orosi and Kings Canyon National Park, and south to Tulare; and CA State Route 216 (Lovers Lane) heads east to Woodlake.

Public Transportation: Visalia Towne Trolley serves Downtown Visalia and Visalia Transit operates public transportation within the communities of Visalia, Goshen, Farmersville, and Exeter. Tulare County Area Transit (TCaT) provides public transit services between Visalia and smaller communities in the surrounding area. Amtrak also has a bus stop in Visalia for commuting rail passengers.

Airports: The nearest major airport is Visalia Municipal Airport, which offers domestic flights, located 6 miles from the center of Visalia. Another major airport is Fresno Yosemite International Airport, which offers international and domestic flights from Fresno, located 45 miles from Visalia.

Debra White Real Estate Team – Serving Visalia CA Home Buyers & Sellers – Call Today! (559) 994-9282

With uncompromising standards of integrity, honesty, and service, we’ll give you the assurance that your home sale or purchase transaction will be completed promptly, professionally and ethically.

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Homes Under $200k

We invite you to give us a call today and we’ll be more than happy to answer any questions you may have!

Debra White Real Estate Team
13515 Francisco Drive
Hanford, CA 93230
Phone: (559) 994-9282
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