Ellsworth, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,442 housing units in Ellsworth. This represents a 7.5% growth from 3,202 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 3,442 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ellsworth is about 68.2%. Ellsworth's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 20%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ellsworth were built after 1973.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.10%
One Bedroom14.60%
Two Bedrooms34.60%
Three Bedrooms36.50%
Four Bedrooms9.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.51
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$107,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$46,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.72
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$337

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.80%
Home Equity Loan12.20%
Simple Mortgage48.60%
Debt Free32.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%