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Charlestown, MD (Maryland) Houses and Residents

Charlestown,MD index of house prices

Total population: 1,197 (Urban population: 892 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 101 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 595 (496 occupied: 373 owner occupied, 119 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

24%
State:

34%

Housing density: 657 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $249,050.

Median contract rent in 2016: $544 (lower quartile is $493, upper quartile is $629)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $805


Median gross rent in Charlestown, MD in 2016: $719

Housing units in Charlestown with a mortgage: 250 (5 second mortgage, 24 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 121

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $89,914

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $108,752

Median monthly housing costs: $1,246


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Charlestown, Maryland Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $234,326 (it was $112,400 in 2000)
Charlestown:

$234,326
Maryland:

$306,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $208,136 - $313,504
Median year house/condo built: 1996

Median year apartment built: 1946

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,253
  • In family households: 1,047 (162 male householders, 141 female householders)
    239 spouses, 378 children (308 natural, 11 adopted, 65 stepchildren), 27 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 36 parents, 0 other relatives, 66 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 206 (152 male householders (147 living alone)), 34 female householders (26 living alone)), 18 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 126 2-persons, 57 3-persons, 58 4-persons, 25 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 33 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 177 1-person, 3 2-persons, 4 4-persons.

192 married couples with children.
90 single-parent households (47 men, 43 women).

95.8% of residents of Charlestown speak English at home.
0.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 39 (3.1%)
(100.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.1
State:

7.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

6.8
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Charlestown, Maryland:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 31 bedroom
  • 372 bedrooms
  • 2253 bedrooms
  • 754 bedrooms
  • 195+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Charlestown population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Charlestown, Maryland:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 312 bedrooms
  • 983 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Charlestown population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Charlestown in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 0no vehicle
  • 941 vehicle
  • 1462 vehicles
  • 933 vehicles
  • 164 vehicles
  • 175+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Charlestown population

Cars and other vehicles available in Charlestown in renter-occupied apartments

  • 7no vehicle
  • 661 vehicle
  • 292 vehicles
  • 53 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Charlestown population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Charlestown, Maryland:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 33 rooms
  • 254 rooms
  • 615 rooms
  • 526 rooms
  • 637 rooms
  • 848 rooms
  • 819+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Charlestown population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Charlestown, Maryland:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 154 rooms
  • 295 rooms
  • 116 rooms
  • 567 rooms
  • 168 rooms
  • 59+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Charlestown population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Charlestown, MD household income distribution

  • Charlestown, MD household income distribution
  • 33Less than $10,000
  • 5$15,000 to $19,999
  • 17$20,000 to $24,999
  • 14$25,000 to $29,999
  • 20$30,000 to $34,999
  • 11$35,000 to $39,999
  • 18$40,000 to $44,999
  • 18$45,000 to $49,999
  • 32$50,000 to $59,999
  • 41$60,000 to $74,999
  • 111$75,000 to $99,999
  • 57$100,000 to $124,999
  • 10$125,000 to $149,999
  • 71$150,000 to $199,999
  • 49$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Charlestown, MD

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Charlestown, MD
  • 1Less than $10,000
  • 5$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2$100,000 to $124,999
  • 12$125,000 to $149,999
  • 25$150,000 to $174,999
  • 27$175,000 to $199,999
  • 134$200,000 to $249,999
  • 45$250,000 to $299,999
  • 68$300,000 to $399,999
  • 25$400,000 to $499,999
  • 3$500,000 to $749,999
  • 14$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Charlestown, MD

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Charlestown, MD
  • 9$400 to $449
  • 10$500 to $549
  • 7$750 to $799
  • 24$800 to $899
  • 3$900 to $999
  • 13$1,000 to $1,249
  • 4$1,500 to $1,999
  • 10$2,000 to $2,499
  • 17No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 32010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 41990 to 1999
  • 21980 to 1989
  • 91970 to 1979
  • 4Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Charlestown population
Charlestown commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 2
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 37
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 45
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 87
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 117
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 73
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 49
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 35
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 15
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 64
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 28
  • 90 or more minutes: 46
Charlestown, MD Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 40.8%
Number of people working at home: 83 (13.0% of all workers)

Charlestown mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 408 (89%)
  • Carpooled: 42 (9%)
  • Railroad: 4 (1%)
  • Walked: 6 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 84
 American: 64
 English: 33
 Irish: 31
 European: 15
 Hungarian: 15
 Italian: 13
 Finnish: 11
 Scotch-Irish: 10
 Dutch: 9
 French (except Basque): 8
 Polish: 8
 Scottish: 7
 Belgian: 3
 Eastern European: 3
 Russian: 3
 Pennsylvania German: 2
 Welsh: 1

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 61%Germany
  • 18%Russia
  • 9%Hong Kong
  • 9%Canada
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 745
  • Other state: 460
  • Northeast: 203
  • Midwest: 22
  • South: 209
  • West: 23

89% of Charlestown residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 12% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 5% lived in Maryland.

Charlestown:

89.4%
State average:

86.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 8
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 160
  • Less than 1 year of college: 92
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 48
  • Associate degree: 21
  • Bachelor's degree: 68
  • Master's degree: 30
  • Professional school degree: 6
  • Doctorate degree: 15

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 26
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 10
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 110
  • Less than 1 year of college: 57
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 50
  • Associate degree: 22
  • Bachelor's degree: 58
  • Master's degree: 36
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 12

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.4%Males
  • 1.4%Females
Charlestown marital status for males
Charlestown marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 513
  • One, attached: 37
  • Two: 8
  • 3 or 4: 12
  • Mobile homes: 11
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Median worth of mobile homes: $14,531

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.4%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 7 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Charlestown:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Charlestown
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (51.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18.2%)
  • Other fuel (4.0%)
  • Utility gas (2.7%)
  • Wood (2.1%)
  • Electricity (43.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 11
Here:

7.8%
Maryland:

12.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Maryland:

13.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 16
Here:

42.1%
Maryland:

17.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)