South Sanford, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,897 housing units in South Sanford. This represents a 16% growth from 1,635 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 469 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,428 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in South Sanford is about 81.6%. South Sanford's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.6%. Average household size is 2.53 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in South Sanford were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom7.40%
Two Bedrooms34.20%
Three Bedrooms46.70%
Four Bedrooms8.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.56
Median year structure was built1980
Median Value of occupied units$98,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$91,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$414

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.90%
Second Mortgage1.90%
Home Equity Loan10.20%
Simple Mortgage61.60%
Debt Free25.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.9%