Belchertown, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,097 housing units in Belchertown. This represents a 23.4% growth from 889 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 910 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 187 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Belchertown is about 58.6%. Belchertown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.4%. Average household size is 2.42 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Belchertown were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom20.70%
Two Bedrooms24.30%
Three Bedrooms36.70%
Four Bedrooms15.80%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.77
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$137,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.92
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$675

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.10%
Home Equity Loan7.80%
Simple Mortgage75%
Debt Free10.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.3%