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Housing Statistics

Melrose, Massachusetts,

Number

Percent

Total housing units11,248100.0
UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached6,42357.1
1-unit, attached1941.7
2 units1,61014.3
3 or 4 units5575.0
5 to 9 units3613.2
10 to 19 units4894.3
20 or more units1,60514.3
Mobile home90.1
Boat, RV, van, etc.00.0
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 2000230.2
1995 to 1998860.8
1990 to 1994390.3
1980 to 19895665.0
1970 to 19799558.5
1960 to 19691,0379.2
1940 to 19592,23519.9
1939 or earlier6,30756.1
ROOMS
1 room1831.6
2 rooms6796.0
3 rooms1,30111.6
4 rooms1,15610.3
5 rooms1,20710.7
6 rooms2,17219.3
7 rooms1,90616.9
8 rooms1,40212.5
9 or more rooms1,24211.0
Median (rooms)6.0(X)
Occupied Housing Units10,982100.0
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 20001,36112.4
1995 to 19982,98927.2
1990 to 19941,56914.3
1980 to 19891,81016.5
1970 to 19791,41012.8
1969 or earlier1,84316.8
VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None1,19310.9
14,10337.4
24,32139.3
3 or more1,36512.4
HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas4,33639.5
Bottled, tank, or LP gas930.8
Electricity1,0869.9
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.5,40149.2
Coal or coke00.0
Wood100.1
Solar energy00.0
Other fuel470.4
No fuel used90.1
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities890.8
Lacking complete kitchen facilities620.6
No telephone service580.5
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units10,982100.0
1.00 or less10,89999.2
1.01 to 1.50610.6
1.51 or more220.2
Specified owner-occupied units5,949100.0
VALUE
Less than $50,000170.3
$50,000 to $99,99970.1
$100,000 to $149,9991422.4
$150,000 to $199,9991,06918.0
$200,000 to $299,9993,13552.7
$300,000 to $499,9991,43824.2
$500,000 to $999,9991412.4
$1,000,000 or more00.0
Median (dollars)254,400(X)
MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage4,30772.4
Less than $300
00.0
$300 to $499
260.4
$500 to $699
901.5
$700 to $999
3876.5
$1,000 to $1,499
1,43924.2
$1,500 to $1,999
1,57826.5
$2,000 or more
78713.2
Median (dollars)
1,560(X)
Not mortgaged1,64227.6
Median (dollars)
514(X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE
OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent1,93132.5
15 to 19 percent1,16519.6
20 to 24 percent99116.7
25 to 29 percent64310.8
30 to 34 percent3726.3
35 percent or more83414.0
Not computed130.2
Specified renter-occupied units3,617100.0
GROSS RENT
Less than $2002657.3
$200 to $2992266.2
$300 to $49939811.0
$500 to $74978921.8
$750 to $9991,24734.5
$1,000 to $1,49947513.1
$1,500 or more782.2
No cash rent1393.8
Median (dollars)760(X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent75220.8
15 to 19 percent63317.5
20 to 24 percent44012.2
25 to 29 percent44312.2
30 to 34 percent2737.5
35 percent or more89524.7
Not computed1815.0
(X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices H1, H7, H20, H23, H24, H30, H34, H38, H40, H43, H44, H48, H51, H62, H63, H69, H74, H76, H90, H91, and H94

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