Houlton, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,458 housing units in Houlton. This represents a 2.7% growth from 2,393 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,913 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 545 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Houlton is about 59.1%. Houlton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.6%. Average household size is 2.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Houlton were built after 1943.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom15.40%
Two Bedrooms28.60%
Three Bedrooms35.40%
Four Bedrooms13.90%
Five Bedrooms or more5.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.37
Median year structure was built1942
Median Value of occupied units$58,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$54,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1946
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$374

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage3.30%
Home Equity Loan8.10%
Simple Mortgage47.90%
Debt Free39.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.7%