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Darnestown Real Estate Analysis

Geography

As an unincorporated area, Darnestown’s boundaries are not officially defined. Darnestown is, however, recognized by the United States Census Bureau as a Census-designated Place, and by the United States Geological Survey as a populated place located at 39°6′5″N 77°16′52″W (39.101429, -77.281236).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the place has a total area of 17.7 square miles (46 km2), of which, 16.6 square miles (43 km2) of it is land and 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) of it (6.27%) is water.

 

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there were 6,378 people, 2,038 households, and 1,830 families residing in the area. The population density was 384.6 people per square mile (148.5/km²). There were 2,064 housing units at an average density of 124.5/sq mi (48.1/km²). The racial makeup of the area was 85.06% White, 3.95% African American, 0.25% Native American, 7.92% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.58% from other races, and 2.21% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.23% of the population.

There were 2,038 households out of which 47.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 83.3% were married couples living together, 4.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 10.2% were non-families. 7.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.13 and the average family size was 3.29.

In the area, the population was spread out with 30.7% under the age of 18, 4.5% from 18 to 24, 25.5% from 25 to 44, 31.8% from 45 to 64, and 7.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 98.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.0 males.

The median income for a household in the area was $173,326, and the median income for a family was $190,608. Males had a median income of $120,476 versus $89,958 for females. The per capita income for the area was $85,466. About 1.5% of families and 2.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.0% of those under age 18 and 5.2% of those age 65 or over.

 

History

Named for William Darnes, the community was built on 2,000 acres (810 ha) of land inherited by his wife from her father Charles Gassway’s ‘Mount Pleasant’ land grant. Originally, the town was referred to as Mount Pleasant, but the name shifted in popular parlance to Darnes and eventually Darnestown. The community was located halfway between Montgomery Court House (modern-day Rockville) and the mouth of the Monocacy River, and originally consisted of a tavern, a pair of blacksmiths, a wheelwright, a single store, and a log building which served as both a school and the home of several churches. The community’s greatest economic boom was during the Civil War, when providing for the needs of the armies camped around Washington, DC provided new income. Following the war, however, Darnestown slowly deflated and eventually ceased being a commercial center, with only a few of the original buildings left standing. The area has since been absorbed by suburban development.

 

For more information on Darnestown, visit its Wikipedia page.

Darnestown Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in Darnestown

13502 DEAKINS LN Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 13502 DEAKINS LN, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8678217)
5 beds 5 baths 10,270 sqft $1,850,000
14921 SPRINGFIELD RD Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 14921 SPRINGFIELD RD, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8678197)
5 beds 5 baths $1,195,000
14958 FINEGAN FARM DR Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 14958 FINEGAN FARM DR, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8675772)
6 beds 7 baths $1,195,000
14330 POPLAR HILL RD Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 14330 POPLAR HILL RD, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8670865)
6 beds 7 baths 7,165 sqft $1,138,000
15210 ARMINIO CT Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 15210 ARMINIO CT, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8665203)
6 beds 6 baths 7,525 sqft $4,900
13312 MANOR STONE DR Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 13312 MANOR STONE DR, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8654961)
4 beds 7 baths 10,352 sqft $2,495,000
14905 FINEGAN FARM DR Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 14905 FINEGAN FARM DR, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8657316)
5 beds 6 baths 7,600 sqft $1,345,000
14959 FINEGAN FARM DR Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 14959 FINEGAN FARM DR, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8653849)
6 beds 7 baths 9,380 sqft $1,395,000
14417 BROOKMEAD DR Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 14417 BROOKMEAD DR, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8653559)
4 beds 3 baths $579,000
12909 SCARLET OAK Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 12909 SCARLET OAK, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8650788)
5 beds 3 baths $777,777
16010 GERMANTOWN RD Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 16010 GERMANTOWN RD, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC9008801)
4 beds 4 baths $695,000
13812 GOLDEN FIELDS CT Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 13812 GOLDEN FIELDS CT, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8648026)
4 beds 5 baths $825,000
15412 QUAIL RUN DR Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 15412 QUAIL RUN DR, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8637364)
4 beds 4 baths $759,000
18 GREY PEBBLE CT Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 18 GREY PEBBLE CT, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8633923)
4 beds 5 baths 6,220 sqft $1,080,000
15721 BONDY LN Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 15721 BONDY LN, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8633374)
4 beds 3 baths $2,650

Sold Listings in Darnestown

18100 Truffle Ln Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 18100 Truffle Ln, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8631621)
3 beds 4 baths $2,350
14819 Poplar Hill Rd Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 14819 Poplar Hill Rd, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8609111)
4 beds 4 baths $890,000
13805 Golden Fields Ct Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 13805 Golden Fields Ct, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8597138)
4 beds 5 baths 3,696 sqft $890,000
12820 Doe Ln Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 12820 Doe Ln, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8581015)
4 beds 5 baths 8,341 sqft $1,140,000
13015 Birdale Ln Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 13015 Birdale Ln, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8564105)
4 beds 4 baths 4,150 sqft $718,100
15109 Water Oak Dr Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 15109 Water Oak Dr, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8563959)
5 beds 4 baths 3,690 sqft $810,000
16400 Black Rock Rd Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 16400 Black Rock Rd, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8570159)
5 beds 4 baths 3,300 sqft $664,500
17701 Kilmarnock Ter #1-N Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 17701 Kilmarnock Ter #1-N, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC9005975)
2 beds 2 baths $1,175
17701 Kilmarnock Ter #1-B Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 17701 Kilmarnock Ter #1-B, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8566196)
2 beds 2 baths 949 sqft $175,000
14817 Kelley Farm Dr Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 14817 Kelley Farm Dr, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8563271)
5 beds 5 baths $830,000
15010 Whitetail Way Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 15010 Whitetail Way, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8562866)
4 beds 4 baths $789,000
14825 Kelley Farm Dr Darnestown, MD 20874
Photo of 14825 Kelley Farm Dr, Darnestown, MD 20874 (MLS # MC8554049)
4 beds 4 baths $765,000
14917 Braemar Crescent Way Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 14917 Braemar Crescent Way, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8525949)
6 beds 5 baths 4,836 sqft $735,000
13111 Millhaven Pl #L Darnestown, MD 20878
Photo of 13111 Millhaven Pl #L, Darnestown, MD 20878 (MLS # MC8525520)
2 beds 2 baths 1,148 sqft $182,000
15841 Seneca Run Ct Darnestown, MD 20874
6 beds 7 baths $1,411,343

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Darnestown School Data

Darnestown School Districts

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Darnestown Schools

Mary Of Nazareth School
PK-8, private
Thomas Jefferson Preparatory School
PK-8, private
http://www.tjprep.org