South Gate, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 11,773 housing units in South Gate. This represents a 5.9% growth from 11,116 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 11,773 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in South Gate is about 50.1%. South Gate's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4%. Average household size is 2.53 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Gate were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom20.40%
Two Bedrooms28.10%
Three Bedrooms30.90%
Four Bedrooms16.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.94
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$133,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$146,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$642

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage10.10%
Home Equity Loan10%
Simple Mortgage62.70%
Debt Free16.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%