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Charles County

Why you'd want to live in Charles County

Charles County is a county in Southern Maryland. As of the 2020 census, the population was 166,617.The county seat is La Plata. The county was named for Charles Calvert (1637–1715), third Baron Baltimore. Charles County is part of the Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Statistical Area and the Southern Maryland region. Charles County was created in 1658 by an Order in Council. There was also an earlier Charles County from 1650 to 1653, sometimes referred to in historic documents as Old Charles County. In April 1865, John Wilkes Booth made his escape through Charles County after shooting President Abraham Lincoln. He was on his way to Virginia. In 1926, a tornado ripped through the county leaving 17 dead (including 13 schoolchildren). On April 28, 2002, another tornado (rated an F-4) destroyed much of downtown La Plata killing 3 and injuring over 100 people. The county has several properties on the National Register of Historic Places.Among them are Green Park and Pleasant Hill, home of the Green and Spalding Families. On December 4, 2004, an arson took place in the development of Hunters Brooke, a few miles southeast of Indian Head. The Hunters Brooke Arson was the largest residential arson in Maryland history. via wikipedia.com

Charles County Market Report

$481,206

AVERAGE PRICE OF 787 HOMES

$572,607

AVERAGE PRICE OF 131 NEWLY BUILT HOMES

$587,298

AVERAGE PRICE OF 28 HOMES WITH A POOL

$2,126,580

AVERAGE PRICE OF 31 MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR HOMES

$774,233

AVERAGE PRICE OF 22 REDUCED PRICE HOMES

$378,261

AVERAGE PRICE OF 47 DISTRESSED HOMES

Average Home

Average Price $481,206
Avg Bedrooms 3.66 beds
Avg Bathrooms 2.8 baths

Average Price by Bedrooms

1 bedroom $262,000
2 bedrooms $381,655
3 bedrooms $400,605
4 bedrooms $551,133
5 bedrooms $647,232
Home Price by High School
School Name Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Site
La Plata High School 70 $499,881 91 days
Henry E. Lackey High School 34 $412,033 109 days
Maurice J. McDonough High School 27 $420,787 103 days
North Point High School 21 $586,784 105 days
Call School Board 18 $446,066 112 days
Home Price by House Size
Total Homes Average Price Avg Days on Site
All Homes 787 $481,206 153 days
Newly Built Homes 131 $572,607 121 days
Homes with a Pool 28 $587,298 76 days
Multi-Million Dollar Homes 31 $2,126,580 329 days
Reduced Price Homes 22 $774,233 52 days
Distressed Homes 47 $378,261 94 days
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