Barnstable Town, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 25,018 housing units in Barnstable Town.

Of those housing units, 23,340 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,678 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Barnstable Town is about 76.1%. Barnstable Town's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 21.6%. Average household size is 2.37 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Barnstable Town were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom7.50%
Two Bedrooms24.90%
Three Bedrooms46.10%
Four Bedrooms15.20%
Five Bedrooms or more4.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$171,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$155,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$775

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage4.40%
Home Equity Loan9.70%
Simple Mortgage53%
Debt Free32.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%