Quincy, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 40,093 housing units in Quincy. This represents a 6.3% growth from 37,732 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 40,093 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Quincy is about 49.1%. Quincy's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3%. Average household size is 2.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Quincy were built after 1947.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.60%
One Bedroom26.70%
Two Bedrooms33.70%
Three Bedrooms24.30%
Four Bedrooms8.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$185,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$244,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.79
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$868

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage5.20%
Home Equity Loan6.40%
Simple Mortgage52.60%
Debt Free35.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.8%