Woonsocket, RI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 18,757 housing units in Woonsocket. This represents a 0.1% growth from 18,739 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 18,757 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Woonsocket is about 35%. Woonsocket's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.4%. Average household size is 2.37 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Woonsocket were built after 1941.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom21.90%
Two Bedrooms35.40%
Three Bedrooms29.50%
Four Bedrooms8.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.77
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$112,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$80,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$436

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage8.90%
Home Equity Loan8.10%
Simple Mortgage52.80%
Debt Free29.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%