Dale City, VA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 18,153 housing units in Dale City. This represents a 19.1% growth from 15,245 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 18,153 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Dale City is about 77.7%. Dale City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3%. Average household size is 3.18 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Dale City were built after 1980.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom3.70%
Two Bedrooms9.50%
Three Bedrooms43.40%
Four Bedrooms34.70%
Five Bedrooms or more7.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.26
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$134,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$120,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.91
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$803

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage12.80%
Home Equity Loan9.40%
Simple Mortgage72.50%
Debt Free4.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.1%