SINGLE FAMILY HOMES IN MARYLAND, PRICES AND ATTRACTIONS.

Single family homes are the most popular home style in Maryland real estate.  If you are seeking to buy a home in a rural area, often the single family home will be the only choice.  Additionally, as the area of your search becomes more rural, single family homes on acreage will become more available.  Town homes and condominium homes are usually found in the more urban areas where zoning permits more dense development.

Throughout Maryland counties are small towns that have smaller lots with homes of all ages and styles. 

Prices of single family homes will be determined by:

1. Proximity to employment centers.
2. Convenience to commuting alternatives, computer trains, highways, schools of choice, shopping, etc.
3. Lot size and homes size.
4. Age and condition of the home. 

COUNTIES IN MARYLAND AND AVERAGE DETACHED SINGLE FAMILY HOMES PRICES

Anne Arundel County, Maryland. 
The average list price for Single Family Homes in Anne Arundel County is $656,363.

Many homes in Anne Arundel County have water access, water view or water front.  The Baltimore Washington International Airport is located in Anne Arundel County.  Anne Arundel County has very nice rural areas.

Baltimore County, Maryland
The average list price for Single Family Homes in Baltimore County is $475,445.

Baltimore County surrounds the City of Baltimore which is a major employment center.  Baltimore offers convenience to Washington, D.C., about 50 miles.  Rural areas in the north of Baltimore offer estate home sites.

Calvert County, Maryland
The average list price for Single Family Homes in Calvert County is $484,454.

Calvert County is a peninsula with the Patuxent River to the West and the Chesapeake Bay to the East.  Commuting to employment centers in Baltimore, Annapolis or Washington D.C. is possible.

Carroll County, Maryland
The average list price for Single Family Homes in Carroll County is $478,862.

Carroll County is largely rural and offers good value for single family homes in the urban areas in the south and rural areas north to the Pennsylvania border.  Baltimore or Frederick County are the employment areas.

Charles County, Maryland
The average list price for Single Family Homes in Charles County is $437,657.

Charles County has urban areas in the north commutable to Washington, D.C. and is a popular area for military home buyers stationed at Andrews AFB and Bolling AFB and is convenient to DC.

Frederick County, Maryland
The average list price for Single Family Homes in Frederick County is $456,548

Frederick County is urban in the historic City of Frederick and most of the county is rural with large homes sites and farms.  Frederick is commutable to Washington, D.C. by train and vehicle.

Howard County, Maryland
The average list price of Single Family Homes in Howard County is $706,347.

Howard County offers popular employment locations in county and is convenient to Baltimore City, and commutable to Washington, D.C.  Howard County offers the highest ranked public schools.

Montgomery County, Maryland
The average list price of Single Family Homes in Montgomery County is $738,836.

Montgomery County is often the location of choice for luxury home buyers.  Highly ranked public schools,proximity to Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia make Montgomery County popular.

Prince George's County, Maryland
The average list price of Single Family Homes in Prince George's County is $350,233.

Prince George's County is convenient to many employment areas, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., Annapolis and Montgomery County.  Prince George's County is more rural in the southern areas.

St. Mary's County, Maryland
The average list price of Single Family Homes in St. Mary's County is $423,332.

St. Mary's County is home to the Patuxent River Naval Station and employs many civilians at the base in Lexington Park.  Most of St. Maryland is rural with water front communities on the Patuxent or Potomac River.

Eastern Shore Counties of Kent, Queen Annes and Talbot (closest to the Bay Bridge).
The average list price of Single Family Homes in Kent County is $622,995.

The average list price of Single Family Homes in Queen Annes County is $751,491.
The average list price of Single Family Homes in Talbot County is $1,064,692.
These counties offer spendid water front and water oriented properties.  There are also many properties with acreage suitable for farms and horses.  Queen Annes is the closest to the Bay Bridge

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