Essex, MA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 637 housing units in Essex.
This represents a 0.2% decline from 638 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 556 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 81 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Essex is about 59.6%.
Essex's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6%.
Average household size is 2.41 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Essex were built after 1939.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.50%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||3.04|
|Median year structure was built||1939|
|Median Value of occupied units||$268,600|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||1.48|
|Median year structure was built||1956|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$2,001|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||19.50%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||23.1%|