Searsport, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 590 housing units in Searsport. This represents a 0.5% decline from 593 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 590 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Searsport is about 61.4%. Searsport's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.6%. Average household size is 1.95 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Searsport were built after 1950.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom20.20%
Two Bedrooms24.90%
Three Bedrooms37.30%
Four Bedrooms11.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.86
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$93,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$75,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$333

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2%
Home Equity Loan10.30%
Simple Mortgage28.10%
Debt Free59.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.5%