Reston, VA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 24,184 housing units in Reston. This represents a 20.9% growth from 19,999 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 24,184 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Reston is about 66.6%. Reston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.7%. Average household size is 2.4 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Reston were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom12.30%
Two Bedrooms26.60%
Three Bedrooms29.90%
Four Bedrooms22.40%
Five Bedrooms or more6.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$238,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$147,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.29
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$950

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage12.60%
Home Equity Loan10.90%
Simple Mortgage68.40%
Debt Free7.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.3%