Barre, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 498 housing units in Barre. This represents a 5.7% growth from 471 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 498 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Barre is about 59.1%. Barre's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.8%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Barre were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom24.70%
Two Bedrooms22.90%
Three Bedrooms28.30%
Four Bedrooms18.10%
Five Bedrooms or more6%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.98
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$131,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$225,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.58
Median year structure was built1947

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.50%
Home Equity Loan5.50%
Simple Mortgage43.30%
Debt Free45.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.4%