Essex (Massachusetts, MA)

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Year Structure Built in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Total housing units758100%
  Built 2010 or later00.0%
  Built 2000 to 200900.0%
  Built 1990 to 1999668.7%
  Built 1980 to 198991.2%
  Built 1970 to 1979648.4%
  Built 1960 to 196914619.3%
  Built 1950 to 1959435.7%
  Built 1940 to 1949618.0%
  Built 1939 or earlier36948.7%

Value in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Owner-occupied units452100%
  Less than $50,00092.0%
  $50,000 to $99,999153.3%
  $100,000 to $149,99900.0%
  $150,000 to $199,99900.0%
  $200,000 to $299,999368.0%
  $300,000 to $499,99922650.0%
  $500,000 to $999,99913930.8%
  $1,000,000 or more276.0%
  Median (dollars)454,2000%
Selected Monthly Owner Costs (Smoc) in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Housing units with a mortgage357100%
  Less than $30000.0%
  $300 to $49900.0%
  $500 to $69900.0%
  $700 to $99900.0%
  $1,000 to $1,4996317.6%
  $1,500 to $1,9995916.5%
  $2,000 or more23565.8%
  Median (dollars)2,6270%
Housing Occupancy in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Total housing units758100%
  Occupied housing units72595.6%
  Vacant housing units334.4%
 
  Homeowner vacancy rate50%
  Rental vacancy rate00%
Units In Structure in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Total housing units758100%
  1-unit, detached44558.7%
  1-unit, attached293.8%
  2 units9312.3%
  3 or 4 units10113.3%
  5 to 9 units182.4%
  10 to 19 units729.5%
  20 or more units00.0%
  Mobile home00.0%
  Boat, RV, van, etc.00.0%
Rooms in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Total housing units758100%
  1 room91.2%
  2 rooms455.9%
  3 rooms12015.8%
  4 rooms455.9%
  5 rooms9913.1%
  6 rooms13517.8%
  7 rooms618.0%
  8 rooms395.1%
  9 rooms or more20527.0%
  Median rooms60%
Bedrooms in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Total housing units758100%
  No bedroom91.2%
  1 bedroom17523.1%
  2 bedrooms11815.6%
  3 bedrooms23631.1%
  4 bedrooms16722.0%
  5 or more bedrooms537.0%
Housing Tenure in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Occupied housing units725100%
  Owner-occupied45262.3%
  Renter-occupied27337.7%
 
  Average household size of owner-occupied unit30%
  Average household size of renter-occupied unit20%
Year Householder Moved Into Unit in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Occupied housing units725100%
  Moved in 2010 or later496.8%
  Moved in 2000 to 200932144.3%
  Moved in 1990 to 199913118.1%
  Moved in 1980 to 198910814.9%
  Moved in 1970 to 1979537.3%
  Moved in 1969 or earlier638.7%
Vehicles Available in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Occupied housing units725100%
  No vehicles available273.7%
  1 vehicle available23532.4%
  2 vehicles available32544.8%
  3 or more vehicles available13819.0%
House Heating Fuel in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Occupied housing units725100%
  Utility gas28739.6%
  Bottled, tank, or LP gas111.5%
  Electricity11415.7%
  Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.30542.1%
  Coal or coke00.0%
  Wood81.1%
  Solar energy00.0%
  Other fuel00.0%
  No fuel used00.0%
Selected Characteristics in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Occupied housing units725100%
  Lacking complete plumbing facilities91.2%
  Lacking complete kitchen facilities91.2%
  No telephone service available00.0%
Occupants Per Room in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Occupied housing units725100%
  1.00 or less71698.8%
  1.01 to 1.5000.0%
  1.51 or more91.2%
Mortgage Status in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
  Owner-occupied units452100%
  Housing units with a mortgage35779.0%
  Housing units without a mortgage9521.0%
Selected Monthly Owner Costs (Smoc) - Housing units without a mortgage in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Housing units without a mortgage95100%
  Less than $10000.0%
  $100 to $19900.0%
  $200 to $29988.4%
  $300 to $39999.5%
  $400 or more7882.1%
  Median (dollars)7520%
Selected Monthly Owner Costs As A Percentage of Household Income (Smocapi) - Housing units with a mortgage in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Housing units with a mortgage (excluding units where SMOCAPI cannot be computed)357100%
  Less than 20.0 percent8122.7%
  20.0 to 24.9 percent3810.6%
  25.0 to 29.9 percent4913.7%
  30.0 to 34.9 percent3710.4%
  35.0 percent or more15242.6%
 
  Not computed00%
Selected Monthly Owner Costs As A Percentage Of Household Income (Smocapi) - Housing unit without a mortgage in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Housing unit without a mortgage (excluding units where SMOCAPI cannot be computed)95100%
  Less than 10.0 percent2627.4%
  10.0 to 14.9 percent2627.4%
  15.0 to 19.9 percent00.0%
  20.0 to 24.9 percent99.5%
  25.0 to 29.9 percent1313.7%
  30.0 to 34.9 percent1515.8%
  35.0 percent or more66.3%
 
  Not computed00%
Gross Rent in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Occupied units paying rent265100%
  Less than $20000.0%
  $200 to $29900.0%
  $300 to $499176.4%
  $500 to $749176.4%
  $750 to $9995721.5%
  $1,000 to $1,49913249.8%
  $1,500 or more4215.8%
  Median (dollars)1,0960%
 
  No rent paid80%
Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income (grapi) in Essex
*Base on 2012 Data
Occupied units paying rent (excluding units where GRAPI cannot be computed)265100%
  Less than 15.0 percent249.1%
  15.0 to 19.9 percent269.8%
  20.0 to 24.9 percent5621.1%
  25.0 to 29.9 percent2810.6%
  30.0 to 34.9 percent3513.2%
  35.0 percent or more9636.2%
 
  Not computed80%