Middletown, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,357 housing units in Middletown. This represents a 59.8% growth from 1,475 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,176 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 181 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Middletown is about 74.8%. Middletown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 2.73 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Middletown were built after 1985.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom10.90%
Two Bedrooms24.50%
Three Bedrooms46.90%
Four Bedrooms15.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.99
Median year structure was built1988
Median Value of occupied units$119,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$225,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.93
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$325

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage11.70%
Home Equity Loan13.60%
Simple Mortgage57.10%
Debt Free17.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22%