Monson, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 881 housing units in Monson. This represents a 2.5% decline from 904 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 655 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 226 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Monson is about 56.5%. Monson's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.7%. Average household size is 2.27 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom22.80%
Two Bedrooms27%
Three Bedrooms26.30%
Four Bedrooms18.70%
Five Bedrooms or more4.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.89
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$112,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$95,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.47
Median year structure was built1939

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.50%
Home Equity Loan9.30%
Simple Mortgage60.60%
Debt Free20.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs25.1%