Maryland Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,145,283 housing units in Maryland.
This represents a 13.4% from 1,891,917 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 1,852,579 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 292,704 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Maryland is about 67.7%.
Maryland's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.7%.
Average household size is 2.61 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Maryland were built after 1971.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||5.2%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.75|
|Median year structure was built||1972|
|Median Value of occupied units||$146,000|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$108,600|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Median year structure was built||1969|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$571|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.1%|
|Home Equity Loan||9.8%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||19.9%|
Cities & Towns