Rockville, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 17,794 housing units in Rockville. This represents a 9.6% growth from 16,238 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 17,794 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rockville is about 67.9%. Rockville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.1%. Average household size is 2.64 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.90%
One Bedroom11.80%
Two Bedrooms17%
Three Bedrooms32.10%
Four Bedrooms28.90%
Five Bedrooms or more7.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$198,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$152,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,134

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage10%
Home Equity Loan9.60%
Simple Mortgage59.60%
Debt Free20.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.3%