Chevy Chase, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,956 housing units in Chevy Chase. This represents a 11.5% growth from 3,548 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,956 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chevy Chase is about 75.1%. Chevy Chase's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 2.34 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chevy Chase were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom10.50%
Two Bedrooms17.40%
Three Bedrooms35.50%
Four Bedrooms22.90%
Five Bedrooms or more12.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$379,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$268,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,281

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage11.30%
Home Equity Loan12.10%
Simple Mortgage50.50%
Debt Free25.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.4%