Watertown, MA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 15,008 housing units in Watertown.
This represents a 1.8% growth from 14,748 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 15,008 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Watertown is about 47.1%.
Watertown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.5%.
Average household size is 2.17 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Watertown were built after 1942.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||3.10%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Median year structure was built||1939|
|Median Value of occupied units||$270,600|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$196,900|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Median year structure was built||1947|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$1,261|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||8%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||19.3%|