Bridgewater, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,642 housing units in Bridgewater. This represents a 3.5% growth from 2,552 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,642 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bridgewater is about 40.3%. Bridgewater's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.3%. Average household size is 2.1 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bridgewater were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.30%
One Bedroom25.30%
Two Bedrooms38%
Three Bedrooms22%
Four Bedrooms6.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1950
Median Value of occupied units$162,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.81
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$554

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.70%
Home Equity Loan2.50%
Simple Mortgage57.50%
Debt Free33.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.3%