Capitol Heights, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,610 housing units in Capitol Heights. This represents a 33.2% growth from 1,209 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,610 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Capitol Heights is about 72.2%. Capitol Heights's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.9%. Average household size is 2.85 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Capitol Heights were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.40%
One Bedroom10.90%
Two Bedrooms10.60%
Three Bedrooms51.40%
Four Bedrooms17.80%
Five Bedrooms or more5.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.7
Median year structure was built1981
Median Value of occupied units$103,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$93,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.24
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$708

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage13.50%
Home Equity Loan8%
Simple Mortgage66.20%
Debt Free12.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.3%