Herndon, VA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,191 housing units in Herndon. This represents a 24.3% growth from 5,786 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,191 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Herndon is about 65.9%. Herndon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 3.11 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Herndon were built after 1980.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom13.80%
Two Bedrooms19.50%
Three Bedrooms33.60%
Four Bedrooms23.50%
Five Bedrooms or more7.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.15
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$185,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$228,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.03
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$925

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage12%
Home Equity Loan8.60%
Simple Mortgage73.60%
Debt Free5.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.8%