Cheswold, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 134 housing units in Cheswold. This represents a 17.5% growth from 114 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 116 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 18 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cheswold is about 53.8%. Cheswold's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3%. Average household size is 2.88 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Cheswold were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom4.50%
Two Bedrooms38.10%
Three Bedrooms50%
Four Bedrooms6%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.89
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$72,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.88
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$325

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.10%
Home Equity Loan12.80%
Simple Mortgage46.20%
Debt Free35.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.4%