Montgomery County, Maryland Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Montgomery County, Maryland

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Montgomery County has 375,905 total housing units. This is an increase of 41,273 units since the year 2000 when it had 334,632 total homes. It's an increase of 80,182 units since the year 1990 when it had 295,723 total units. There was an increase of 38,909 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Montgomery County's 375,905 total housing units, 94.99% are occupied units, and 5.1% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 357,086 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 32,521 units since the year 2000 when it had 324,565 occupied homes. It's an increase of 74,858 units since the year 1990 when it had 282,228 occupied homes. Montgomery County saw an increase of 42,337 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 357,086 occupied housing units, 54.81% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 32.38% are renter occupied home units, and 12.81% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Montgomery County has 115,621 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 14,073 units since the year 2000 when it had 101,548 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 25,142 units since the year 1990 when it had 90,479 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 11,069 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Montgomery County has 195,734 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 45,731 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Montgomery County has 18,819 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 8,752 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,067 vacant homes. It's an increase of 5,324 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,495 vacant housing units. There was a decrease of -3,428 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Montgomery County's 18,819 vacant housing units, 35.3% are for rent housing units, 3.12% are rented - but not occupied home units, 19.38% are for sale homes, 5.1% are sold - but not occupied units, 12.63% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.8% are for migrant workers homes, and 24.66% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 6,592 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 3,117 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,475 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 78 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,514 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -3,039 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 587 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -494 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,081 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 3,648 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,637 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,011 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 330 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,318 for sale home units. Montgomery County saw a decrease of -1,307 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Montgomery County has 959 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 2,377 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 670 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,707 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 1,577 units since the year 1990 when it had 800 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Montgomery County saw an increase of 907 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 15 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 10 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -14 units since the year 1990 when it had 29 for migrant workers housing units. Montgomery County saw a decrease of -24 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 4,641 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 2,853 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,788 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 3,200 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,441 listed as vacant other housing units. There was an increase of 347 units between 1990 and 2000.