Wareham, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,833 housing units in Wareham. This represents a 8.3% decline from 1,999 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,833 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wareham is about 56%. Wareham's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 33.8%. Average household size is 2.32 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wareham were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom25.60%
Two Bedrooms34.70%
Three Bedrooms28.20%
Four Bedrooms8.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$121,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$95,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$575

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.50%
Home Equity Loan9.50%
Simple Mortgage53.20%
Debt Free34.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.3%