Machias, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 749 housing units in Machias. This represents a 9.5% growth from 684 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 749 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Machias is about 47.4%. Machias's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 16.3%. Average household size is 2.04 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Machias were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom29.90%
Two Bedrooms25.90%
Three Bedrooms27.60%
Four Bedrooms12.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1942
Median Value of occupied units$79,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$58,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.73
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$320

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.40%
Home Equity Loan4.30%
Simple Mortgage44.80%
Debt Free47.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%