Wiscasset, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 560 housing units in Wiscasset. This represents a 7% decline from 602 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 560 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wiscasset is about 73.5%. Wiscasset's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11.8%. Average household size is 2.15 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wiscasset were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom15.70%
Two Bedrooms28%
Three Bedrooms41.30%
Four Bedrooms5.40%
Five Bedrooms or more8.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.14
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$117,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$137,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$450

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.90%
Home Equity Loan2.70%
Simple Mortgage42.20%
Debt Free51.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.9%