Shady Side, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,315 housing units in Shady Side. This represents a 28.3% growth from 1,804 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,272 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 43 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Shady Side is about 88.2%. Shady Side's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.7%. Average household size is 2.69 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Shady Side were built after 1981.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom2.90%
Two Bedrooms21.40%
Three Bedrooms52.50%
Four Bedrooms16.80%
Five Bedrooms or more6.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.81
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$152,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$158,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.78
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,125

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage10.90%
Home Equity Loan8.60%
Simple Mortgage61.70%
Debt Free18.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.7%