Rehoboth Beach, DE Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,152 housing units in Rehoboth Beach. This represents a 1.1% growth from 3,117 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,984 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 168 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rehoboth Beach is about 78.1%. Rehoboth Beach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 73%. Average household size is 1.69 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rehoboth Beach were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom11.40%
Two Bedrooms26.90%
Three Bedrooms33.70%
Four Bedrooms20.60%
Five Bedrooms or more6.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.67
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$320,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$133,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.78
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$818

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.90%
Home Equity Loan3.60%
Simple Mortgage36.10%
Debt Free58.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs12.4%