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As of 2010-2014, median price of a house in Maine is $173,600, which is about the same as the national average of $175,700. The Maine median house value has grown by 75.89% since 2000. The growth rate for the price of a house in Maine is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. The median year that a house in Maine was built is 1973, which is older than the median year for a house built in the USA which is 1976.

Topics:House ValueHousing OccupancyYear Structure BuiltMortgage StatusMortgage Owner's CostsNone-Mortgage Owner's CostsUnits in StructureRoomsBedroomsHouse Heating FuelGross RentVehicle Available

House Value

Median Value of a Total of 395,074 Owner Occupied Houses in Maine, #23
Maine
173,600 USD
U.S.
175,700 USD
Median House Price Growth Since 2000, #15
Maine
75.89%
U.S.
46.91%
Ranks: $50K or Less, $50-100K, $100-150K, $150-200K, $200-300K, $300-500K, $500-1M, $1M or More

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical house value data.

Housing Occupancy

 Maine%U.S.
Total Housing Units724,685, see rank100%132,741,033
Occupied Housing Units553,08676.32%, see rank87.55%
Owner Occupied395,07454.52%, see rank56.34%
Renter Occupied158,01221.80%, see rank31.21%
Vacant Housing Units171,59923.68%, see rank12.45%
For Rent12,3591.71%, see rank2.34%
For Sale Only8,8331.22%, see rank1.20%
Rented or Sold, Not Occupied3,6390.50%, see rank0.92%
For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use120,76016.66%, see rank3.97%
For Migrant Workers2910.04%, see rank0.03%
Other Vacant25,7173.55%, see rank4.00%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical housing occupancy data.

Year Structure Built

Median Built Year, #34
MaineU.S.
19731976

Ranks: 1995 or earlier, 1960-1969, 1970-1979, 1980-1989, 1990-2000, 2000-2010

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical year structure built data.

Mortgage Status

 Maine%U.S.
Owner-Occupied Units395,074100%74,787,460
With a Mortgage251,75763.72%, see rank65.58%
Without a Mortgage143,31736.28%, see rank34.42%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical mortgage status data.

Monthly Owner Costs for Housing Units with a Mortgage


Median Owner Costs, see rank
Maine
1,348 USD
U.S.
1,522 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsMaine%U.S.
$299 or Less7290.29%, see rank0.20%
$300 to $4996,1772.45%, see rank1.59%
$500 to $69916,9766.74%, see rank5.01%
$700 to $99943,11517.13%, see rank14.32%
$1,000 to $1,49982,94832.95%, see rank27.90%
$1,500 to $1,99954,87921.80%, see rank20.35%
$2,000 to $2,99936,34414.44%, see rank19.52%
$3,000 or More10,5894.21%, see rank11.12%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Maine
23.60% of the Total Income
U.S.
23.70% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Maine%U.S.
10% or Less14,3785.71%, see rank5.86%
10% to 20%81,61932.42%, see rank31.95%
20% to 30%71,14628.26%, see rank27.64%
30% to 40%35,25714.00%, see rank13.74%
40% or More48,49919.26%, see rank20.29%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical monthly owner costs for housing units with a mortgage data.

Monthly Owner Costs for Housing Units without a Mortgage


Median Owner Costs, see rank
Maine
474 USD
U.S.
457 USD

Owner Costs Distribution
Monthly Owner CostsMaine%U.S.
$199 or Less8,5275.95%, see rank7.76%
$200 to $29917,21212.01%, see rank14.70%
$300 to $49952,99736.98%, see rank34.63%
$500 to $69937,29426.02%, see rank21.16%
$700 or More27,28719.04%, see rank21.75%

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Median Percentage, see rank
Maine
14.00% of the Total Income
U.S.
12.30% of the Total Income

Owner Cost as a Percentage of the Total Income, Distribution
 Maine%U.S.
10% or Less48,29133.70%, see rank40.19%
10% to 20%47,85633.39%, see rank31.47%
20% to 30%21,24414.82%, see rank12.24%
30% to 40%10,2947.18%, see rank5.64%
40% or More14,3159.99%, see rank9.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical monthly owner costs for housing units without a mortgage data.

Units in Structure

 Maine%U.S.
Total Housing Units724,685100%132,741,033
1-unit, Detached504,37269.60%, see rank61.65%
1-unit, Attached16,3772.26%, see rank5.82%
2 Units37,8435.22%, see rank3.75%
3 or 4 Units40,0895.53%, see rank4.43%
5 to 9 Units27,5093.80%, see rank4.78%
10 or More Units34,1654.71%, see rank13.08%
Mobile Home, Boat, RV, Van, etc.64,3308.88%, see rank6.49%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical units in structure data.

Rooms

 Maine%U.S.
Total Housing Units724,685100%132,741,033
1 Room18,5392.56%, see rank1.95%
2 Rooms25,8843.57%, see rank2.48%
3 Rooms69,4579.58%, see rank9.13%
4 Rooms128,24817.70%, see rank16.60%
5 Rooms146,55820.22%, see rank20.41%
6 Rooms126,79817.50%, see rank18.06%
7 Rooms86,61011.95%, see rank12.27%
8 Rooms56,1057.74%, see rank8.48%
9 Rooms or More66,4869.17%, see rank10.60%
Median Rooms5.30, see rank-5.50

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical rooms data.

Bedrooms

 Maine%U.S.
Total Housing Units724,685100%132,741,033
No Bedroom19,6362.71%, see rank2.17%
1 Bedroom87,30112.05%, see rank11.16%
2 Bedrooms221,85630.61%, see rank26.69%
3 Bedrooms273,72337.77%, see rank39.70%
4 Bedrooms94,78113.08%, see rank16.05%
5 or More Bedrooms27,3883.78%, see rank4.22%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical bedrooms data.

House Heating Fuel

 Maine%U.S.
Total Housing Units553,086100%116,211,092
Utility Gas30,1245.45%, see rank48.85%
Bottled, Tank, or LP Gas42,8527.75%, see rank4.86%
Electricity26,4834.79%, see rank36.68%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, etc.368,69366.66%, see rank5.86%
Coal or Coke1,9110.35%, see rank0.12%
Wood73,03013.20%, see rank2.12%
Solar Energy4420.08%, see rank0.05%
Other Fuel8,2121.48%, see rank0.47%
No Fuel Used1,3390.24%, see rank1.00%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical house heating fuel data.

Gross Rent

Monthly RentalMaine%U.S.
Occupied Units Paying Rent146,634100%39,201,928
$199 or Less3,6852.51%, see rank1.50%
$200 to $2999,4326.43%, see rank3.18%
$300 to $49915,09310.29%, see rank7.37%
$500 to $69930,74020.96%, see rank16.01%
$700 to $99949,67733.88%, see rank29.17%
$1,000 to $1,49929,53520.14%, see rank26.88%
$1,500 to $1,9995,9314.04%, see rank9.79%
$2,000 or More2,5411.73%, see rank6.10%
Median$772, see rank-$920

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gross rent data.

Vehicle Available

 Maine%U.S.
Occupied Housing Units553,086100%116,211,092
No Vehicles Available41,5907.52%, see rank9.12%
1 Vehicles Available188,47534.08%, see rank33.80%
2 Vehicles Available221,44140.04%, see rank37.48%
3 or More Vehicles Available101,58018.37%, see rank19.61%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical vehicle available data.


 
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