Dennis, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,345 housing units in Dennis. This represents a 3.2% growth from 2,272 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,345 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Dennis is about 85.2%. Dennis's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 43.5%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom3.20%
Two Bedrooms24.40%
Three Bedrooms46.10%
Four Bedrooms21.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.21
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$224,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$160,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.11
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$648

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.30%
Home Equity Loan12.20%
Simple Mortgage39.30%
Debt Free44.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.8%