Buying or Selling in ArcataArcata is the home of Humboldt State University. (HSU) Arcata has a very strong cultural attraction due to the University's programs and concert series.  Property in Arcata usually sell at a premium as many Arcata homeowners are investors or parents of students who buy a home, keep it while their child is in school and then sell or rent it when the child has completed their degree.  Arcata is also very progressive and is a leader in innovative environmental policies.  Downtown Arcata is a showplace of great restaurants and shops surrounding the "Plaza".  An old fashioned community plaza where students and residents can mull and enjoy the classic old town atmosphere. Summers bring a booming "Farmers Market"  with local produce, great music and many events.

Humboldt listings last updated Jul 6, 2020 9:00:am.