Topsfield, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,049 housing units in Topsfield. This represents a 10.3% growth from 951 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,008 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 41 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Topsfield is about 81.4%. Topsfield's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.5%. Average household size is 2.73 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Topsfield were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom20.70%
Two Bedrooms11.20%
Three Bedrooms27.30%
Four Bedrooms36.50%
Five Bedrooms or more4.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.97
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$305,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$275,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.67
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$625

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan6%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan18.10%
Simple Mortgage43.80%
Debt Free26.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.7%