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Milford, MA (Massachusetts) Houses and Residents

Milford,MA index of house prices

Total population: 25,055 (Urban population: 24,179, Rural population: 128 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 9,811 (9,534 occupied: 6,200 owner occupied, 3,685 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

37%
State:

38%

Housing density: 983 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $265,441.

Median contract rent in 2015: $600 (lower quartile is $453, upper quartile is $755)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $981


Median gross rent in Milford, MA in 2015: $678

Housing units in Milford with a mortgage: 3,706 (240 second mortgage, 478 home equity loan, 34 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,241

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $103,833

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $60,428

Median monthly housing costs: $1,312


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Milford, Massachusetts Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $280,124 (it was $165,600 in 2000)
Milford:

$280,124
Massachusetts:

$352,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $214,684 - $357,462

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $313,613
Here:

$313,613
State:

$439,026

Townhouses or other attached units: $280,249
Here:

$280,249
State:

$393,052

In 2-unit structures: $231,773
Here:

$231,773
State:

$383,248

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $168,398
Here:

$168,398
State:

$429,779

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $124,804
Here:

$124,804
State:

$395,784
Median year house/condo built: 1970

Median year apartment built: 1953

Household type by relationship:

Households: 23,983
  • In family households: 20,438 (4,898 male householders, 1,655 female householders)
    5,197 spouses, 7,422 children (7,111 natural, 117 adopted, 194 stepchildren), 263 grandchildren, 166 brothers or sisters, 175 parents, 287 other relatives, 375 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,545 (1,385 male householders (1,121 living alone)), 1,644 female householders (1,472 living alone)), 516 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 324 (266 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,624 2-persons, 1,658 3-persons, 1,386 4-persons, 621 5-persons, 187 6-persons, 77 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,593 1-person, 394 2-persons, 26 3-persons, 11 4-persons, 5 6-persons.

4,230 married couples with children.
1,286 single-parent households (236 men, 1,050 women).

81.4% of residents of Milford speak English at home.
4.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
13.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (79% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (42% speak English very well, 44% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 2,909 (12.0%)
(41.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.6
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Milford, Massachusetts:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1951 bedroom
  • 1,1812 bedrooms
  • 2,7033 bedrooms
  • 1,6674 bedrooms
  • 1925+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Milford population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Milford, Massachusetts:

  • 84no bedroom
  • 1,0201 bedroom
  • 1,6752 bedrooms
  • 7113 bedrooms
  • 944 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Milford population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Milford in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 227no vehicle
  • 1,5951 vehicle
  • 2,9072 vehicles
  • 9773 vehicles
  • 1884 vehicles
  • 445+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Milford population

Cars and other vehicles available in Milford in renter-occupied apartments

  • 564no vehicle
  • 1,8861 vehicle
  • 1,0392 vehicles
  • 723 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 175+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Milford population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Milford, Massachusetts:

  • 01 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 1043 rooms
  • 4784 rooms
  • 9835 rooms
  • 1,2456 rooms
  • 1,1117 rooms
  • 1,2908 rooms
  • 7139+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Milford population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Milford, Massachusetts:

  • 651 room
  • 2272 rooms
  • 6853 rooms
  • 1,1194 rooms
  • 9995 rooms
  • 2856 rooms
  • 1547 rooms
  • 348 rooms
  • 289+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Milford population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Milford, MA household income distribution

  • Milford, MA household income distribution
  • 830Less than $10,000
  • 604$10,000 to $14,999
  • 525$15,000 to $19,999
  • 582$20,000 to $24,999
  • 474$25,000 to $29,999
  • 544$30,000 to $34,999
  • 502$35,000 to $39,999
  • 506$40,000 to $44,999
  • 370$45,000 to $49,999
  • 845$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,069$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,373$75,000 to $99,999
  • 738$100,000 to $124,999
  • 293$125,000 to $149,999
  • 243$150,000 to $199,999
  • 84$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Milford, MA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Milford, MA
  • 33Less than $10,000
  • 14$15,000 to $19,999
  • 12$20,000 to $24,999
  • 22$25,000 to $29,999
  • 7$30,000 to $34,999
  • 18$35,000 to $39,999
  • 69$60,000 to $69,999
  • 28$70,000 to $79,999
  • 82$80,000 to $89,999
  • 9$90,000 to $99,999
  • 176$100,000 to $124,999
  • 138$125,000 to $149,999
  • 256$150,000 to $174,999
  • 278$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,107$200,000 to $249,999
  • 1,402$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,709$300,000 to $399,999
  • 502$400,000 to $499,999
  • 207$500,000 to $749,999
  • 6$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 7$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Milford, MA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Milford, MA
  • 30$150 to $199
  • 97$200 to $249
  • 108$250 to $299
  • 32$300 to $349
  • 31$350 to $399
  • 34$400 to $449
  • 57$450 to $499
  • 57$500 to $549
  • 27$550 to $599
  • 73$600 to $649
  • 112$650 to $699
  • 75$700 to $749
  • 357$750 to $799
  • 376$800 to $899
  • 484$900 to $999
  • 1,051$1,000 to $1,249
  • 369$1,250 to $1,499
  • 284$1,500 to $1,999
  • 35$2,000 to $2,499
  • 161No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 7521995 to March 2000
  • 2831990 to 1994
  • 4381985 to 1989
  • 1891980 to 1984
  • 3791975 to 1979
  • 2611970 to 1974
  • 2261965 to 1969
  • 381Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Milford population
Milford commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 306
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,648
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,966
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,464
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,182
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 696
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,427
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 442
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 492
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,347
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 758
  • 90 or more minutes: 219
Milford, MA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 46.1%
Number of people working at home: 222 (1.8% of all workers)

Milford mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 10,480 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 1,089 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 11 (0%)
  • Railroad: 43 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 9 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 27 (0%)
  • Walked: 214 (2%)
  • Other means: 68 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 222 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 6,434
 Irish: 3,324
 Portuguese: 1,791
 Other groups: 1,713
 English: 1,648
 French (except Basque): 1,037
 German: 810
 French Canadian: 672
 United States or American: 557
 Polish: 474
 Brazilian: 461
 Swedish: 255
 Greek: 237
 Scottish: 220
 Scotch-Irish: 219
 Arab:: 179
 Canadian: 149
 British: 121
 Armenian: 118
 Russian: 111
 Lebanese: 79
 Norwegian: 78
 Dutch: 71
 Czech: 65
 Hungarian: 62
 Albanian: 57
 Subsaharan African:: 56
 Austrian: 48
 Egyptian: 48
 Lithuanian: 46
 Syrian: 39
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 36
 European: 35
 Slovak: 35
 African: 31
 Eastern European: 25
 Cape Verdean: 25
 Jamaican: 21
 Ukrainian: 18
 Scandinavian: 17
 Welsh: 15
 Haitian: 15
 Finnish: 14
 Arab/Arabic: 13
 Danish: 13
 Maltese: 9
 Romanian: 5
 Turkish: 5

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 35%Portugal
  • 20%Brazil
  • 7%Italy
  • 5%Canada
  • 4%India
  • 3%United Kingdom
  • 3%Dominican Republic

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 16,785
  • Northeast: 2,838
  • Midwest: 619
  • South: 572
  • West: 216

59% of Milford residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Massachusetts.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 115
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 90
  • 5th and 6th grade: 113
  • 7th and 8th grade: 224
  • 9th grade: 168
  • 10th grade: 179
  • 11th grade: 121
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 319
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,141
  • Less than 1 year of college: 493
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,168
  • Associate degree: 558
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,466
  • Master's degree: 519
  • Professional school degree: 65
  • Doctorate degree: 75

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 107
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 84
  • 5th and 6th grade: 110
  • 7th and 8th grade: 341
  • 9th grade: 174
  • 10th grade: 189
  • 11th grade: 184
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 363
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,696
  • Less than 1 year of college: 652
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,222
  • Associate degree: 821
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,546
  • Master's degree: 376
  • Professional school degree: 127
  • Doctorate degree: 26

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.0%Males
  • 3.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 8.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 19.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 7.9%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.3%Males
  • 10.5%Females
Milford marital status for males
Milford marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,106
  • One, attached: 497
  • Two: 1,610
  • 3 or 4: 926
  • 5 to 9: 460
  • 10 to 19: 707
  • 20 to 49: 260
  • 50 or more: 209
  • Mobile homes: 9
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 27

Median worth of mobile homes: $37,152

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Milford:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 59.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 33.3%Utility gas
  • 5.5%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 55.3%Utility gas
  • 28.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.2%Electricity
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 270
Here:

10.1%
Massachusetts:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 93
Here:

8.3%
Massachusetts:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 274
Here:

36.4%
Massachusetts:

48.2%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)