Ferndale, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,432 housing units in Ferndale. This represents a 1.4% growth from 6,346 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,432 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ferndale is about 61.3%. Ferndale's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.1%. Average household size is 2.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ferndale were built after 1967.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.70%
One Bedroom8.80%
Two Bedrooms24.90%
Three Bedrooms49.90%
Four Bedrooms11.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$126,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$115,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$661

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage10.10%
Home Equity Loan9.20%
Simple Mortgage50.60%
Debt Free29.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.8%