La Cañada Flintridge — specifically, the ZIP code 91011 — checked in at No. 64 nationally in an end-of-year ranking of the nation’s most expensive locales, according to real estate database PropertyShark.
LCF’s median sale price of $1,642,500 was 48th in the state in 2017, according to PropertyShark, which reported that 77 of the nation’s 100 most expensive American ZIP codes are in California, including five among the top 10.
The most expensive ZIP code in the nation: Atherton, in San Mateo County, with a median home sale price last year of $4.95 million. In the 2010 Census, Atherton recorded the nation’s highest median income per household, at more than $250,000.
LCF’s median sale price was lower in 2016, at $1,559,000, but that ranked higher on PropertyShark’s list nationally, at No. 60. Statewide in 2016, LCF’s median sale prices were ranked 40th most expensive.
The data compiled by PropertyShark accounts for all residential transactions closed in 2017, including single-family homes, two-family homes, co-ops and condos.
Los Angeles County featured more entries on the list than any other in the nation, with 18 locations making the top 100.
Those ZIP codes included parts of Beverly Hills (5 and 40); Santa Monica (6); Los Angeles (19 and 41), Malibu (26); Manhattan Beach (30); San Marino (35); Los Angeles (19, 38, 83 and 84); Venice (56); Palos Verdes Peninsula (75); Hermosa Beach (76); Santa Monica (77); Bradbury (79) and Encino (79).