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Millis, MA (Massachusetts) Houses and Residents

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Millis,MA index of house prices

Total population: 7,891 (Urban population: 6,930, Rural population: 972 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 3,304 (3,146 occupied: 2,382 owner occupied, 751 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

24%
State:

38%

Housing density: 272 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $1,093,802.

Median contract rent in 2016: $770 (lower quartile is $598, upper quartile is $853)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,093


Median gross rent in Millis, MA in 2016: $822

Housing units in Millis with a mortgage: 1,629 (138 second mortgage, 218 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 427



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Millis, Massachusetts Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $395,724 (it was $201,100 in 2000)
Millis:

$395,724
Massachusetts:

$366,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $326,540 - $491,305

Household type by relationship:

Households: 653,239
  • In family households: 540,608 (116,996 male householders, 51,907 female householders)
    134,066 spouses, 197,825 children (189,784 natural, 4,588 adopted, 3,453 stepchildren), 7,406 grandchildren, 6,062 brothers or sisters, 7,064 parents, 5,893 other relatives, 9,006 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 112,631 (36,559 male householders (27,334 living alone)), 52,452 female householders (43,798 living alone)), 23,620 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 17,611 (8,991 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

123,500 married couples with children.
20,654 single-parent households (3,498 men, 17,156 women).

92.0% of residents of Millis speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
5.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (24% speak English well, 76% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (41% speak English well, 59% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 732 (8.6%)
(71.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

7.0
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.2
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 351 bedroom
  • 4562 bedrooms
  • 1,0553 bedrooms
  • 6804 bedrooms
  • 855+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Millis population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Millis, Massachusetts:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 2391 bedroom
  • 3762 bedrooms
  • 703 bedrooms
  • 84 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Millis population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 55no vehicle
  • 5131 vehicle
  • 1,2222 vehicles
  • 4143 vehicles
  • 854 vehicles
  • 225+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Millis population

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

  • 68no vehicle
  • 3331 vehicle
  • 2482 vehicles
  • 443 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Millis population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Millis, Massachusetts:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 153 rooms
  • 1484 rooms
  • 2815 rooms
  • 5686 rooms
  • 4147 rooms
  • 5678 rooms
  • 3189+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Millis population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Millis, Massachusetts:

  • 01 room
  • 602 rooms
  • 1523 rooms
  • 2674 rooms
  • 1255 rooms
  • 646 rooms
  • 177 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 89+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Millis population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Millis, MA household income distribution

  • 86Less than $10,000
  • 48$10,000 to $14,999
  • 92$15,000 to $19,999
  • 70$20,000 to $24,999
  • 65$25,000 to $29,999
  • 131$30,000 to $34,999
  • 85$35,000 to $39,999
  • 74$40,000 to $44,999
  • 126$45,000 to $49,999
  • 211$50,000 to $59,999
  • 279$60,000 to $74,999
  • 498$75,000 to $99,999
  • 376$100,000 to $124,999
  • 124$125,000 to $149,999
  • 501$150,000 to $199,999
  • 93$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 251995 to March 2000
  • 321990 to 1994
  • 261985 to 1989
  • 511980 to 1984
  • 451975 to 1979
  • 731970 to 1974
  • 501965 to 1969
  • 145Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Millis population
Millis commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 87
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 311
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 304
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 361
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 446
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 310
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 674
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 207
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 156
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 634
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 425
  • 90 or more minutes: 127
Millis, MA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 50.2%
Number of people working at home: 242 (5.4% of all workers)

Millis mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,609 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 202 (5%)
  • Railroad: 164 (4%)
  • Taxi: 8 (0%)
  • Walked: 41 (1%)
  • Other means: 18 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 162 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 Irish: 1,989
 Italian: 1,211
 Unclassified or not reported: 1,157
 English: 559
 German: 408
 United States or American: 376
 Other groups: 320
 French (except Basque): 235
 French Canadian: 225
 Scottish: 186
 Scotch-Irish: 182
 Polish: 172
 Canadian: 102
 Portuguese: 87
 Ukrainian: 80
 Russian: 71
 Swedish: 61
 Greek: 58
 Haitian: 57
 Brazilian: 54
 European: 38
 Northern European: 34
 Norwegian: 34
 Slovak: 33
 Latvian: 31
 Danish: 29
 British: 26
 Lebanese: 25
 Armenian: 19
 Hungarian: 19
 Czech: 9
 Swiss: 8
 Austrian: 7

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

  • 14%Canada
  • 9%United Kingdom
  • 8%Brazil
  • 6%Greece
  • 6%Haiti
  • 6%Lebanon
  • 5%France

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

  • This state: 5,992
  • Other state: 1,444
  • Northeast: 851
  • Midwest: 272
  • South: 208
  • West: 113

65% of Millis residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 56% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Massachusetts.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 16
  • 5th and 6th grade: 27
  • 7th and 8th grade: 20
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 82
  • 11th grade: 49
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 40
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 658
  • Less than 1 year of college: 137
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 331
  • Associate degree: 202
  • Bachelor's degree: 700
  • Master's degree: 204
  • Professional school degree: 57
  • Doctorate degree: 9

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 5
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 18
  • 7th and 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 20
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 23
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 709
  • Less than 1 year of college: 195
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 506
  • Associate degree: 323
  • Bachelor's degree: 733
  • Master's degree: 293
  • Professional school degree: 15
  • Doctorate degree: 17

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Millis marital status for males
Millis marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,034
  • One, attached: 234
  • Two: 213
  • 3 or 4: 169
  • 5 to 9: 174
  • 10 to 19: 160
  • 20 to 49: 38
  • 50 or more: 44
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.3%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Millis:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Millis
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (61.8%)
  • Utility gas (28.0%)
  • Electricity (8.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.3%)
  • Utility gas (39.1%)
  • Electricity (34.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (21.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.5%)
  • Coal or coke (1.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 97
Here:

10.1%
Massachusetts:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 118
Here:

28.7%
Massachusetts:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 104
Here:

50.2%
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)