Located in northern Montgomery County, Maryland, the community of Clarksburg is no longer the sleepy, small town it once was a decade ago. Even though it still retains its charming, calm, rural atmosphere, Clarksburg has in fact become a growing residential development through the establishment of a large planned community. (more)
The Clarksburg Master Plan features policies that "carefully guide the growth of Clarksburg from a rural settlement into a transit and pedestrian-oriented town surrounded by open space." Plans include a transportation system that will reduce residents' dependency on personal vehicles to get in and around Clarksburg; further urban development without compromising farmland and the natural environment, especially that of the Ten Mile Creek and Little Seneca Creek; and the building of the multi-use Town Center, which would include a number of civic, park, and retail uses.
Approximately 12,000 residents currently call Clarksburg home and are proud to raise their children and families in this community. Children in Clarksburg attend the nationally-recognized Montgomery County Public Schools district. A new elementary school and high school have been built in Clarksburg to accommodate residents: Clarksburg Elementary School and Clarksburg High School. High school graduates and adult learners who are ready to make the jump into a collegiate learning environment have a number of area colleges and universities to choose from, including American University, University of Maryland, Marymount University, Montgomery College, Frederick Community College, and Howard Community College.
The real estate market in Clarksburg consists of a selection of single-family homes, condominiums and townhouses, and newly constructed homes. The majority of homes in Clarksburg are less than ten years old and many properties offer scenic views of the lush surrounding countryside. Some properties are large enough to accommodate horses.
Clarksburg, MD Real Estate Prices
The real estate market in Clarksburg consists of single-family homes, condos and townhomes. Single-family homes in any of Clarksburg's suburban neighborhoods and new home subdivisions range in price from the low $170,000s and can exceed $2 million for large estate properties. (more)
Some of these properties include large lots—perfect for accommodating horses. Condominiums in Clarksburg range from $150,000 to $475,000. For more specific lifestyle options, listings for homes in retirement communities and planned neighborhoods are also available for purchase.
Clarksburg, Maryland Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Clarksburg Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of November 23rd, 2015: homes priced around $443,174 compared to $468,786 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -6%. For Wednesday, November 25th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.93%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.99%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.26%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.97%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Clarksburg MD. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Clarksburg to help you find the best home!