Ware, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,893 housing units in Ware. This represents a 1.5% growth from 2,849 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,760 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 133 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ware is about 52.6%. Ware's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7%. Average household size is 2.33 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ware were built after 1946.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom20.20%
Two Bedrooms25.30%
Three Bedrooms34.70%
Four Bedrooms14.10%
Five Bedrooms or more4.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.35
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$105,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$68,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1948
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$382

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.70%
Home Equity Loan9.30%
Simple Mortgage38.80%
Debt Free44.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.6%