Holyoke, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 16,210 housing units in Holyoke. This represents a 4.2% decline from 16,917 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 15,585 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 625 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Holyoke is about 41.5%. Holyoke's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.7%. Average household size is 2.57 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Holyoke were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom21.50%
Two Bedrooms30.60%
Three Bedrooms33.60%
Four Bedrooms9%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$105,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$87,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$399

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.60%
Home Equity Loan9.10%
Simple Mortgage54.10%
Debt Free31.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.1%