East Harwich, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,961 housing units in East Harwich. This represents a 24.1% growth from 2,386 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,961 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in East Harwich is about 87.3%. East Harwich's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 30.4%. Average household size is 2.33 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in East Harwich were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom1.50%
Two Bedrooms25.20%
Three Bedrooms58.50%
Four Bedrooms12.80%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$175,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$141,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$585

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage1.60%
Home Equity Loan8%
Simple Mortgage50.70%
Debt Free39.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.1%