Bel Air, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,465 housing units in Bel Air. This represents a 15.7% growth from 3,860 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,465 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bel Air is about 65.8%. Bel Air's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.8%. Average household size is 2.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bel Air were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom11.60%
Two Bedrooms39.60%
Three Bedrooms32.70%
Four Bedrooms13.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1975
Median Value of occupied units$139,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$156,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.95
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$536

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9.70%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage52.50%
Debt Free28.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.8%