Maine Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 651,901 housing units in Maine.
This represents a 11% from 587,045 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 238,631 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 413,270 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Maine is about 71.6%.
Maine's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 20.5%.
Average household size is 2.39 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Maine were built after 1967.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||3.6%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Median year structure was built||1971|
|Median Value of occupied units||$98,700|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$67,600|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2|
|Median year structure was built||1956|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$413|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.1%|
|Home Equity Loan||10.7%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||18.7%|
Cities & Towns