Buzzards Bay, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,528 housing units in Buzzards Bay. This represents a 1% decline from 1,544 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,492 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 36 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Buzzards Bay is about 73.8%. Buzzards Bay's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 23.6%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Buzzards Bay were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.20%
One Bedroom14.10%
Two Bedrooms32.10%
Three Bedrooms38.90%
Four Bedrooms10.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$136,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1950
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$675

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage5.50%
Home Equity Loan4.30%
Simple Mortgage52.80%
Debt Free36.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.2%