Milton, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,161 housing units in Milton. This represents a 1.8% growth from 9,003 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,061 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 100 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Milton is about 84.2%. Milton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2%. Average household size is 2.79 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Milton were built after 1940.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom5%
Two Bedrooms16.40%
Three Bedrooms41.80%
Four Bedrooms25.90%
Five Bedrooms or more10.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.96
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$285,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$230,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.85
Median year structure was built1944
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$904

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1%
Second Mortgage6%
Home Equity Loan9.80%
Simple Mortgage54.90%
Debt Free28.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20%