Columbia, MD Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 35,289 housing units in Columbia.
This represents a 15.1% growth from 30,651 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 35,249 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 40 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Columbia is about 66%.
Columbia's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.1%.
Average household size is 2.55 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Columbia were built after 1980.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||6.50%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.73|
|Median year structure was built||1979|
|Median Value of occupied units||$180,500|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$181,800|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Median year structure was built||1981|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$895|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.30%|
|Home Equity Loan||13.10%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||20.1%|