Amesbury, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,118 housing units in Amesbury. This represents a 5.2% growth from 4,865 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,118 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Amesbury is about 58.1%. Amesbury's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.7%. Average household size is 2.42 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Amesbury were built after 1946.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom18.20%
Two Bedrooms31.30%
Three Bedrooms33.60%
Four Bedrooms12.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.7
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$174,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$350,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$661

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.50%
Home Equity Loan9.80%
Simple Mortgage60.80%
Debt Free21.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.9%