Orleans, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,285 housing units in Orleans. This represents a 8.7% growth from 1,182 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,285 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Orleans is about 62.4%. Orleans's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 32.7%. Average household size is 1.88 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Orleans were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.10%
One Bedroom13.90%
Two Bedrooms44.50%
Three Bedrooms22.90%
Four Bedrooms9.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$179,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$350,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.55
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,969

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan4.90%
Simple Mortgage37.70%
Debt Free57.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.9%