Marshfield, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,797 housing units in Marshfield. This represents a 16.6% growth from 1,541 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,797 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Marshfield is about 66%. Marshfield's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.3%. Average household size is 2.49 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Marshfield were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.20%
One Bedroom18.90%
Two Bedrooms13.70%
Three Bedrooms40.50%
Four Bedrooms21.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.01
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$204,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$187,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.46
Median year structure was built1973
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$715

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan8.90%
Simple Mortgage62.90%
Debt Free21.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.9%