The combination of affordable real estate, convenient location and numerous amenities make Barstow a popular choice for first-time home buyers and empty nesters. Barstow real estate is primarily a mix of mid-century homes and expansive ranch-style homes on city-size lots. More upscale properties with larger 1.5 to 2 acres lots are available in the outlying areas. The average home price in Barstow ranges from $150,000 to $200,000. More high-end homes range from $250,000 - $350,000.