Washington County, Maryland Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Washington County, Maryland

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Washington County has 60,814 total housing units. This is an increase of 7,842 units since the year 2000 when it had 52,972 total home units. It's an increase of 13,366 units since the year 1990 when it had 47,448 total housing units. There was an increase of 5,524 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 60,814 total housing units, 91.57% are occupied units, and 8.43% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 55,687 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,961 units since the year 2000 when it had 49,726 occupied home units. It's an increase of 10,925 units since the year 1990 when it had 44,762 occupied home units. There was an increase of 4,964 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 55,687 occupied housing units, 45.73% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 34.55% are renter occupied housing units, and 19.73% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 19,239 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 2,150 units since the year 2000 when it had 17,089 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 3,054 units since the year 1990 when it had 16,185 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 904 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Washington County has 25,463 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Washington County has 10,985 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Washington County has 5,127 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,881 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,246 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 2,441 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,686 vacant units. Washington County saw an increase of 560 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 5,127 vacant housing units, 39.89% are for rent housing units, 1.23% are rented - but not occupied home units, 19.17% are for sale homes, 4.23% are sold - but not occupied homes, 6.42% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.25% are for migrant workers housing units, and 28.81% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 2,045 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 1,120 units since the year 2000 when it had 925 for rent units. It's an increase of 1,125 units since the year 1990 when it had 920 for rent homes. Washington County saw an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Washington County has 63 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -216 units since the year 2000 when it had 279 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Washington County has 983 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 440 units since the year 2000 when it had 543 for sale units. It's an increase of 605 units since the year 1990 when it had 378 for sale home units. There was an increase of 165 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Washington County has 217 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 329 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is a decrease of -139 units since the year 2000 when it had 468 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's a decrease of -18 units since the year 1990 when it had 347 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 121 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 13 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 9 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers home units. It's an increase of 6 units since the year 1990 when it had 7 for migrant workers home units. Washington County saw a decrease of -3 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,477 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 450 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,027 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 922 units since the year 1990 when it had 555 listed as vacant other units. Washington County saw an increase of 472 units between 1990 and 2000.