Cockeysville, MD


Highest Appreciating Cockeysville Neighborhoods Since 2000

Cockeysville, MD Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Cockeysville Housing Market Information

With a population of 21,341, 9,001 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $315,660, real estate costs in Cockeysville are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive Maryland communities.

Large apartment complexes or high rise apartments are the single most common housing type in Cockeysville, accounting for 62.71% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Cockeysville include single-family detached homes ( 22.86%), row houses and other attached homes ( 11.70%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 2.73%). This particular housing mix is relatively uncommon and characteristic of towns that are compact and walkable, and which often have a lively downtown.

Cockeysville is dominated by renter-occupied one, two, or no bedrooms apartments. 66.04% of Cockeysville's dwellings are rentals.

There is a lot of housing in Cockeysville built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Cockeysville built between 1940-1969 ( 33.48%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 7.72%). There's also some housing in Cockeysville built before 1939 ( 3.67%).

Cockeysville Home Appreciation Rates

Cockeysville's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Cockeysville during the period has been just -1.13%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Cockeysville's appreciation rate, at 4.53%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Cockeysville's appreciation rate has been -0.51%, which annualizes to a rate of -2.03%.

Relative to Maryland, our data show that Cockeysville's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in Maryland.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Cockeysville differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Cockeysville - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Cockeysville real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Cockeysville, MD HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,081,000 0.7
$810,001 - $1,081,000 1.3
$540,001 - $810,000 6.2
$432,001 - $540,000 6.6
$324,001 - $432,000 22.8
$216,001 - $324,000 49.8
$108,001 - $216,000 5.4
$54,001 - $108,000 2.5
$0 - $54,000 4.7

Average for MD
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
14.9947263564983 44.6564885496183

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Cockeysville Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
72.29% 3.20% 8 9
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,429 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 33.96
Renters 66.04
Vacant 7.00

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Cockeysville HOMES
2000 or Newer 7.7
1970 - 1999 55.1
1940 - 1969 33.5
1939 or Older 3.7

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Cockeysville HOMES
Single-Family 22.9
Townhomes 11.7
Small Apt. Buildings 2.7
Apt. Complexes 62.7
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Cockeysville HOMES
No Bedroom 2.20
1 Bedroom 28.78
2 Bedrooms 32.61
3 Bedrooms 20.68
4 Bedrooms 13.21
5 or more bedrooms 2.51