Provincetown, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,719 housing units in Provincetown. This represents a 1.6% growth from 3,660 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,719 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Provincetown is about 53.1%. Provincetown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 53.8%. Average household size is 1.66 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type11.80%
One Bedroom24.70%
Two Bedrooms39.80%
Three Bedrooms14.40%
Four Bedrooms6.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.68
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$333,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$305,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.62
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$722

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.80%
Home Equity Loan3.30%
Simple Mortgage47.40%
Debt Free46.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.4%