McSherrystown, PA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,241 housing units in McSherrystown. This represents a 9.2% growth from 1,136 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,241 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in McSherrystown is about 57.2%. McSherrystown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in McSherrystown were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.40%
One Bedroom10.60%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms37.30%
Four Bedrooms15.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$88,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$59,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$597

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7%
Home Equity Loan13.80%
Simple Mortgage35.10%
Debt Free44.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.9%