Northwest Harwich, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,123 housing units in Northwest Harwich. This represents a 10.2% growth from 2,833 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,597 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 526 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Northwest Harwich is about 83.8%. Northwest Harwich's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 49.2%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Northwest Harwich were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom6.10%
Two Bedrooms36.90%
Three Bedrooms42.90%
Four Bedrooms11.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$175,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$137,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.22
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$2,001

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.40%
Home Equity Loan6.40%
Simple Mortgage52%
Debt Free38.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.1%