Calais, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,921 housing units in Calais. This represents a 8.3% growth from 1,773 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,443 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 478 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Calais is about 63.2%. Calais's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 22.6%. Average household size is 2.24 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Calais were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.70%
One Bedroom15.70%
Two Bedrooms31.70%
Three Bedrooms35.10%
Four Bedrooms9.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1940
Median Value of occupied units$70,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$48,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.97
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$170

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.30%
Home Equity Loan5.20%
Simple Mortgage42.10%
Debt Free50.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%