Harwich Port, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,267 housing units in Harwich Port. This represents a 6.8% growth from 2,123 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,267 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Harwich Port is about 72.9%. Harwich Port's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 55.4%. Average household size is 1.74 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Harwich Port were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom11.70%
Two Bedrooms26.30%
Three Bedrooms37.60%
Four Bedrooms16.50%
Five Bedrooms or more7.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.81
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$275,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$266,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.53
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$575

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.10%
Second Mortgage1.70%
Home Equity Loan2.40%
Simple Mortgage34.20%
Debt Free60.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.4%