Chestertown, MD Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,174 housing units in Chestertown. This represents a 33.9% growth from 1,624 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,174 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chestertown is about 43.7%. Chestertown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.6%. Average household size is 1.94 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chestertown were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom21.70%
Two Bedrooms32.40%
Three Bedrooms35.10%
Four Bedrooms9.70%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.13
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$131,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$194,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.79
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$360

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.10%
Home Equity Loan11.20%
Simple Mortgage42.80%
Debt Free39.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.2%