About Buying a Home in Westminster, Maryland.
County Seat for Carroll County
Home buyers are going to welcome the prices of homes in
Westminster. With the growth
of employment opportunities in the Westminster area, home buyers look
to more rural
areas for value. Westminster, Maryland, in Carroll County is a
location for those home
buyers seeking a quiet, rural area with popular public schools, just
minutes from shopping
and real estate values not available in many areas in Maryland.
Homes in Westminster,constructed 1990 or later, are priced in the $550,000 range and offer larger lots than homes in Howard, Frederick or Baltimore County. With an average income of $60,000 and a population of approximately 3,200 in 2005, Westminster has room to grow. Growth in Westminster has been a comfortable 1.3% for the past several years.
Education in Carroll County
With average SAT scores of 1049, Carroll County public schools. Carroll County public schools have been popular with Maryland families for years and the hard word in planning and dedication of the Carrol County public school teachers and administrators shows in student achievement. Homes like the one pictured below are priced in the $550,000 range and offer about 2500 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 2 and 1/2 baths, full basement and two car garage on an average of 15,000 square feet lots.
--Average Income Families
--Average Age 36.8
--Percent Married 67.8
--Percent With Children 40.4
--Percent High School Graduates 85.5
--Percent College Graduates 31.2
--Average SAT Scores 1039
--Expenditures Per-Student $8,234
--Land Area 449.1 Square Miles
--County Population 150,897
--Population Density Per Sq. Mile 336
--Population Growth Rate (5 yrs) 1.5%
Map Carroll County
Detailed demographic reports are provided to our buyer/clients.