Sandwich, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,723 housing units in Sandwich. This represents a 2.1% growth from 1,688 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,622 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 101 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Sandwich is about 77.4%. Sandwich's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 20%. Average household size is 2.2 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Sandwich were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom6.60%
Two Bedrooms35.10%
Three Bedrooms41.40%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$177,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$175,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$800

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.70%
Home Equity Loan8.80%
Simple Mortgage51.40%
Debt Free31.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.6%