Mechanic Falls, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 970 housing units in Mechanic Falls. This represents a 4% growth from 933 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 970 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mechanic Falls is about 71%. Mechanic Falls's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.2%. Average household size is 2.67 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mechanic Falls were built after 1951.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom8.50%
Two Bedrooms31.80%
Three Bedrooms41.20%
Four Bedrooms12.90%
Five Bedrooms or more4.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.75
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$79,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$75,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1943
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$404

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.60%
Home Equity Loan7.20%
Simple Mortgage63.30%
Debt Free20.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.3%