Is Worcester County, MD a buyer’s or seller’s market?

Housing Market Conditions



Gauge showing Worcester County is a seller's market


Difference Since January 2022

Since last year, Worcester County has remained a Seller's Market.

Key Takeaway

Worcester County is a Sellers Housing Market, which means prices tend to be higher and homes sell faster.

How much do homes in Worcester County, MD cost?

Median Sold Price



Based on all homes sold in the last 12 months.

Difference Since January 2022


Key Takeaway

Homes in Worcester County have sold for 10.2% more than they did a year ago.

Median Sold Price By Bedroom Count

# BEDSJan 2022Jan 2023%
1 $215K$269K
2 $332.5K$384.7K
3 $380.3K$410.5K
4 $536.6K$598K
5+ $749.9K$811K

Median Sold Price Compared To Nearby Counties

Wicomico County
Sussex County
Worcester County
Somerset County

How many homes are available in Worcester County, MD?

Number of Homes For Sale

Dec 2022Jan 2023%

Homes For Sale By Bedroom Count

# BEDSDec 2022Jan 2023%
1 6361
2 158154
3 226232
4 108104
5+ 4950

Number of Homes Sold

Dec 2022Jan 2023%

Asking Price vs. Sold Price

62 Homes Were Sold
Under Asking

24 Homes Were Sold
At Asking

20 Homes Were Sold
Over Asking

Asking vs Sold - buyer

Key Takeaway

If you're buying a home in Worcester County, you may be able to get a good deal. 58.5% of homes here sold below asking price last month.

Average Sale Time

Jan 2022Jan 2023%
41 Days39 Days-6.0%

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

61 Homes Were Sold
Under 30 Days

33 Homes Were Sold
In 30 - 90 Days

12 Homes Were Sold
Over 90 Days

Breakdown of Home Sale Times

Key Takeaway

Many homes in Worcester County are selling fast, if you're buying plan to act quickly.

Housing Market Reports are calculated by Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on information from the MLS.

About Worcester County, MD

Worcester County, MD has 601 homes on the market. In January 2023 in Worcester County, MD there were 0.5% less homes for sale than in December 2022. Listings spent 39 days on the market in January 2023, and had a median list price of $394,706 during the same period. This housing market listing prices have changed between December 2022 and January 2023: the cost of 1 bedroom properties went up by 25.1%, prices of 2 bedrooms properties went up by 15.7%, 3 bedrooms properties became 7.9% more expensive, the cost of 4 bedrooms properties went up by 11.4%, prices of 5 bedrooms properties increased by 8.1%. The following changes in the number of homes for sale were observed in this housing market: 1 bedroom homes inventory decreased by 3.2%, volume of 2 bedrooms homes went down by 2.5%, the quantity of 3 bedrooms homes went up by 2.7%, 4 bedrooms homes inventory decreased by 3.7%, volume of 5 bedrooms homes went up by 2%. Worcester County, MD housing market in January 2023 saw over 20 listings sold above listed price, more than 24 sold at listed price and over 62 sold below.

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