West Yarmouth, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,877 housing units in West Yarmouth. This represents a 1.3% decline from 4,939 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,795 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 82 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Yarmouth is about 68.9%. West Yarmouth's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 41.3%. Average household size is 2.13 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom7.50%
Two Bedrooms41.70%
Three Bedrooms36.30%
Four Bedrooms9.50%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.09
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$143,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$179,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$611

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage2.70%
Home Equity Loan6.60%
Simple Mortgage49.10%
Debt Free41.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.2%