College Park, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,250 housing units in College Park. This represents a 6.3% growth from 5,880 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,250 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in College Park is about 58%. College Park's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.3%. Average household size is 2.62 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in College Park were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3%
One Bedroom15.20%
Two Bedrooms21%
Three Bedrooms32.50%
Four Bedrooms18%
Five Bedrooms or more10.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$141,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$131,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$548

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage8%
Home Equity Loan6.70%
Simple Mortgage55.50%
Debt Free29%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.4%