Riva, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,473 housing units in Riva. This represents a 22.9% growth from 1,199 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,473 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Riva is about 95.5%. Riva's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.2%. Average household size is 2.78 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Riva were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom0.50%
Two Bedrooms13.60%
Three Bedrooms38.60%
Four Bedrooms39.40%
Five Bedrooms or more6.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.76
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$218,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$112,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.03
Median year structure was built1959

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage12.80%
Home Equity Loan15.60%
Simple Mortgage56.60%
Debt Free14.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.8%