Harwich, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,099 housing units in Harwich. This represents a 11.8% growth from 983 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,099 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 is about 77.7%. Harwich's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 26.2%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Harwich were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom5.40%
Two Bedrooms32.80%
Three Bedrooms45.60%
Four Bedrooms12.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$166,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$96,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.8
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$575

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan6.40%
Simple Mortgage49.10%
Debt Free44.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.6%