Halethorpe MD

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Halethorpe, 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 Q3 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Halethorpe Housing Market Information

With 31,692 people, 1,516 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $181,913, Halethorpe real estate values are some of the lowest in Maryland, although compared to real estate around the nation, Halethorpe homes are still considered rather expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Halethorpe, accounting for 46.06% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Halethorpe include row houses and other attached homes ( 39.14%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 8.75%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.24%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Halethorpe are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The town has a mixture of owners and renters, with 64.50% owning and 35.50% renting.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Halethorpe's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 58.34% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Halethorpe include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 23.54%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 15.80%). There's also some housing in Halethorpe built between 2000 and later ( 2.32%).

Halethorpe Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Halethorpe have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 30.72%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Halethorpe house appreciation rate of 2.72%.

Over the last year, Halethorpe appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Halethorpe's appreciation rate has been 2.52%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Halethorpe were at 0.99%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.03%.

Relative to Maryland, our data show that Halethorpe's latest annual appreciation rate is lower 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 Halethorpe differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Halethorpe - 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 Halethorpe real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Halethorpe, MD HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,185,000 2.2
$888,001 - $1,185,000 0.5
$593,001 - $888,000 2.3
$474,001 - $593,000 2.1
$356,001 - $474,000 11.7
$237,001 - $356,000 13.4
$118,001 - $237,000 41.7
$59,001 - $118,000 16.5
$0 - $59,000 9.5

Very Low for MD
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
48.3182481751825 85.3383458646617

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Halethorpe Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q2 - 2020 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q3 - 2020 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q3
55.13% 2.14%
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$984 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 64.50
Renters 35.50
Vacant 7.72

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Halethorpe HOMES
2000 or Newer 2.3
1970 - 1999 23.5
1940 - 1969 58.3
1939 or Older 15.8

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Halethorpe HOMES
Single-Family 46.1
Townhomes 39.1
Small Apt. Buildings 5.2
Apt. Complexes 8.7
Mobile Homes 0.8
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Halethorpe HOMES
No Bedroom 0.77
1 Bedroom 5.79
2 Bedrooms 26.42
3 Bedrooms 52.33
4 Bedrooms 11.95
5 or more bedrooms 2.74