PROPERTIES FOR HORSES IN FREDERICK COUNTY
Frederick County horse farms are throughout the county, but seldom sell. So, quite often a home with acreage will need to be upgraded by addition of barns and stable for the horses. Most dedicated Maryland horse owners are willing to add these features when the perfect acreage with abundant pasture / paddock land is available.
Information about horse farms in Frederick County may be obtained from the Maryland Horse Industry Board. They provide services to owners of horse farms throughout the state. More information may be obtained from The Maryland Horse Council at 410-489-7826
The Frederick County horse population is approximately 9,500 as of end 2007. There are approximately 2200 properties with horses and approximately 22,000 acres involved in the care and boarding of horses in Frederick County.
There are about 10 properties for sale in Frederick County identified as "Horse Farm" use.
Priced from $500,000 for a 3 acre property with an 1854 house.
Priced from $1,850,000 for a 8 acre property with a home built in 2004.
Average price for property identified as "horse" property is $85=48,000 for an average 19 acres.