Kent County First-Time Homebuyer Report for January

Kent County has a cost of living adjustment score of 115.8, which is average when compared to others in Maryland. Also, the area is considered less affluent than average with a median income of $53,791 per household. Its three largest cities are Chestertown, Rock Hall, and Millington. Kent County is made up of homes that are considered relatively old with a median of 36 years. The top school in the county is Millington Elementary School.


If you're looking to explore the best restaurants in Kent County, then check out Waterman's Crab House, Fish Whistle, and Harbor Shack, Foursquare's most popular places to eat. You might also try Doc's Riverside Grille, a popular place to get a drink. Lastly, Play It Again Sam is a well-known place to get some coffee.

Price Range

Home values in Kent County are generally in line with others in the state with a median home value of $217,100 and an average list price of $265,809.

Curious as to which homes have been getting the most attention in Kent County? These listings have stirred up interest and produced the most views:

$299K   $350K   $5M  

Typical Dwelling

A three-bedroom detached home valued around $271,289 is considered a typical dwelling in Kent County. If a buyer was looking for a similar home, they would need good credit and a $54,258 cash down payment to get a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate. The monthly payments would be $1,090 and the property tax rate is $8.68 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

Get started right now by checking out Kent County homes for sale or reviewing Kent County real estate trends.

Data reported through 1/12/2017


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