Skowhegan, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,163 housing units in Skowhegan. This represents a 1.2% growth from 3,124 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,381 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 782 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Skowhegan is about 62%. Skowhegan's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Skowhegan were built after 1949.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom16.80%
Two Bedrooms38.40%
Three Bedrooms29.10%
Four Bedrooms12.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$69,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.87
Median year structure was built1946
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$379

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.30%
Home Equity Loan8%
Simple Mortgage42.20%
Debt Free47.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.8%