Westport, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 10,065 housing units in Westport. This represents a 2.3% growth from 9,840 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 10,065 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Westport is about 85.6%. Westport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.8%. Average household size is 2.66 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Westport were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom5.20%
Two Bedrooms13.40%
Three Bedrooms30%
Four Bedrooms34.20%
Five Bedrooms or more16.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.78
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$625,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$514,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,446

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage6.40%
Home Equity Loan14.10%
Simple Mortgage53.50%
Debt Free25.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.1%