South Yarmouth, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,875 housing units in South Yarmouth. This represents a 1.2% growth from 7,783 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,875 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in South Yarmouth is about 71.8%. South Yarmouth's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 29.7%. Average household size is 2.08 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Yarmouth were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom7.30%
Two Bedrooms44.80%
Three Bedrooms36.40%
Four Bedrooms8.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.11
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$143,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$127,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.01
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$500

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.80%
Home Equity Loan7.20%
Simple Mortgage42.40%
Debt Free45.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.6%