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Silver Spring, Maryland homes for sale

 
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Silver Spring, Maryland

Silver Spring homes for sale, Maryland Real Estate

Located in Montgomery County, Silver Spring is 7 miles from Washington, D.C.  It has a population of over 70,000 residents and is located in one of the most affluent counties in the country.  The city is among the fastest growing commercial centers in the region.  The Discovery Channel has its corporate headquarters in downtown Silver Spring, and the American Film Institute is restoring the Silver Theater with plans to use it for film festivals.  State, county and private funds are being used to preserve and revitalize the downtown area.  In addition to the quality Silver Spring Real Estate, there are a number of shopping areas including department stores, antique shops, boutiques, one-of-a-kind stores and a variety of services, all conveniently located to put everything right at residents' fingertips.

Named for a spring with sparkling hints of mica, the City of Silver Spring, a Washington, DC  suburb since the beginning of the 20th century, has steadily expanded to become a large residential area with a thriving central business district which borders the District of Columbia.

This steady residential expansion combined with a boom in new home construction, especially along the Route 29 corridor, has created an area with an immense variety of home styles and ages.  The many Silver Spring homes for sale offer a wide variety of styles and affordability.  there is a variety of civic, social and cultural organizations, and an impressive number of community facilities including large regional parks, golf courses, libraries, and both aquatic and equestrian centers.  Holy Cross Hospital provides medical care and is known especially for its maternity care unit.

People looking for Silver Spring homes for sale will find it in the PROPERTY SEARCH page above.

Silver Spring is also known for its convenient shopping due to its many neighborhood shopping centers and its proximity to neighboring counties.  The Silver Spring real estate market here consists of both new and mature single family detached units, selling from $340,000 to $950,000. Condominiums sell for $285,000 to over $975,000, townhouses from $400,000 to over $1,200,000 and apartment rentals from $850 to $2250.

The Montgomery County school district is rated  in the top 10 in the country.  Montgomery College is the local community college for residents of the county.  Other universities in the area include University of Maryland, University of Baltimore, United States Naval Academy and Johns Hopkins.

If Silver Spring real estate is not quite what you are looking for, look at  the pages for some of the other near by Cities, such Potomac homes for sale, Bethesda homes for sale, and Rockville homes for sale.

Parks and open spaces with biking and walking paths are plentiful and the area has over a dozen golf courses.  Some of the nation's best medical facilities are nearby and include the National Naval Medical Center, National Institutes of Health and Johns Hopkins.

The community is served by three major airports and four Metro rail stops providing commuters with easy access to Washington, D.C.  Silver Spring homes for sale include single-family detached homes, estate properties, condominiums, townhouses and land lots.

If you would like more information on Silver Spring, Maryland and/or a comprehensive list of  Silver Spring homes for sale, call or email your Silver Spring real estate agent & REALTOR Kacem Benali at (202) 413-3052.


Census Data Silver Spring Montgomery County Maryland United States
Population 261,310 878,714 4,532,642 281,422,131
Area in square miles 61 509 9,597 3,554,141
People per sq. mi. 4,304 1,726 472 79
Median Age 36 36 37 36
Median Family Income $65,526 $83,553 $58,279 $40,591
Civilians 51% 52% 50% 46%
Armed Forces 0% 0% 1% 0%
Not in Labor Force 25% 23% 24% 28%
Education Levels Silver Spring Montgomery County Maryland United States
K-12 22% 17% 27% 31%
High School Diploma 12% 10% 18% 19%
College Graduate 16% 19% 13% 28%
Post Graduate 11% 14% 7% 4%
Real Estate Market Data Silver Spring Montgomery County Maryland United States
Total Housing Units 50,438 192,002 1,035,737 115,904,743
Average Home Price $224,627 $308,934 $208,613 $173,585
Median Rental Price $832 $859 $557 $471
Owner Occupied 58% 66% 66% 60%
Rental Units 39% 31% 28% 31%
Vacant Units 3% 3% 7% 9%
Sources:  U.S. Census Bureau

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