Harrington, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,341 housing units in Harrington. This represents a 37.3% growth from 977 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,325 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 16 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Harrington is about 65.3%. Harrington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.9%. Average household size is 2.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Harrington were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom10.40%
Two Bedrooms27.80%
Three Bedrooms43.70%
Four Bedrooms14.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1950
Median Value of occupied units$83,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$75,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$413

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage9.30%
Home Equity Loan8.80%
Simple Mortgage35.50%
Debt Free46%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.5%