Wicomico County, Maryland Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Wicomico County, Maryland

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 41,192 total housing units. This is an increase of 6,791 units since the year 2000 when it had 34,401 total homes. It's an increase of 11,084 units since the year 1990 when it had 30,108 total units. Wicomico County saw an increase of 4,293 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 41,192 total housing units, 90.36% are occupied home units, and 9.64% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 37,220 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,002 units since the year 2000 when it had 32,218 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 9,448 units since the year 1990 when it had 27,772 occupied units. Wicomico County saw an increase of 4,446 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Wicomico County's 37,220 occupied housing units, 44.69% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 37.35% are renter occupied home units, and 17.96% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Wicomico County has 13,903 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,104 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,799 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 4,666 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,237 renter occupied units. Wicomico County saw an increase of 1,562 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 16,633 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 6,684 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Wicomico County has 3,972 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,789 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,183 vacant units. It's an increase of 1,636 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,336 vacant units. There was a decrease of -153 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 3,972 vacant housing units, 34.52% are for rent homes, 1.84% are rented - but not occupied units, 17.9% are for sale homes, 3.37% are sold - but not occupied home units, 13.12% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.15% are for migrant workers housing units, and 29.1% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 1,371 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 846 units since the year 2000 when it had 525 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 778 units since the year 1990 when it had 593 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -68 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 73 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -141 units since the year 2000 when it had 214 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Wicomico County has 711 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 383 units since the year 2000 when it had 328 for sale homes. It's an increase of 190 units since the year 1990 when it had 521 for sale units. There was a decrease of -193 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Wicomico County has 134 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 521 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 232 units since the year 2000 when it had 289 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 209 units since the year 1990 when it had 312 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was a decrease of -23 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 6 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 6 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -4 units since the year 1990 when it had 10 for migrant workers home units. There was a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Wicomico County has 1,156 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 335 units since the year 2000 when it had 821 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 520 units since the year 1990 when it had 636 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 185 units between 1990 and 2000.