Stoneham, MA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,289 housing units in Stoneham. This represents a 4.2% growth from 8,915 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,289 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Stoneham is about 68.4%. Stoneham's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.6%. Average household size is 2.42 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Stoneham were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.20%
One Bedroom16.20%
Two Bedrooms28.60%
Three Bedrooms34.90%
Four Bedrooms15.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$241,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$225,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.78
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$741

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.10%
Home Equity Loan12.30%
Simple Mortgage53.80%
Debt Free29.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22%