Great Barrington, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,252 housing units in Great Barrington. This represents a 8.8% decline from 1,373 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,252 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Great Barrington is about 40.4%. Great Barrington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.8%. Average household size is 2.06 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Great Barrington were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.80%
One Bedroom31.70%
Two Bedrooms26.10%
Three Bedrooms28.70%
Four Bedrooms4.40%
Five Bedrooms or more5.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$144,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.65
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$675

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.80%
Home Equity Loan2.90%
Simple Mortgage51.30%
Debt Free38.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%