Van Buren, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,115 housing units in Van Buren. This represents a 2.4% decline from 1,142 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,115 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Van Buren is about 57.2%. Van Buren's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.2%. Average household size is 2.15 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Van Buren were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom13.20%
Two Bedrooms38.40%
Three Bedrooms36.70%
Four Bedrooms7.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.33
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$45,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$20,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.9
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$345

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0.90%
Home Equity Loan5.10%
Simple Mortgage27.60%
Debt Free66.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.2%