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(Urban population: 25,765, Rural population: 297 (all nonfarm))

Milton,MA index of house prices


Houses: 9,161 (8,982 occupied: 7,560 owner occupied, 1,422 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

17%

Housing density: 703 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $342,737.


Median contract rent in 2009: $1,029 (lower quartile is $690, upper quartile is $1,439)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $1,656


Median gross rent in Milton, MA in 2009: $1,288


Housing units in Milton with a mortgage: 4,755 (397 second mortgage, 653 home equity loan, 67 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,877


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $133,873


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $57,143


Median monthly housing costs: $1,958





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Milton, Massachusetts Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $455,964 (it was $282,100 in 2000)
Milton:

$455,964
Massachusetts:

$338,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $393,649 - $630,141

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $624,736
Here:

$624,736
State:

$412,156

Townhouses or other attached units: $555,865
Here:

$555,865
State:

$346,236

In 2-unit structures: $474,235
Here:

$474,235
State:

$348,924

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $260,897
Here:

$260,897
State:

$354,648

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $3,423,692
Here:

$3,423,692
State:

$326,862

Household type by relationship:

Households: 25,017
  • In family households: 22,374 (4,943 male householders, 1,834 female householders)
    5,475 spouses, 8,706 children (8,385 natural, 193 adopted, 128 stepchildren), 175 grandchildren, 359 brothers or sisters, 300 parents, 312 other relatives, 270 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,643 (688 male householders (487 living alone)), 1,528 female householders (1,419 living alone)), 427 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,045 (203 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,346 2-persons, 1,659 3-persons, 1,612 4-persons, 789 5-persons, 239 6-persons, 132 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,906 1-person, 245 2-persons, 32 3-persons, 33 4-persons.

5,557 married couples with children.
855 single-parent households (114 men, 741 women).

88.6% of residents of Milton speak English at home.
2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
7.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (81% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 2,613 (10.0%)
(69.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.0

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Milton, Massachusetts
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 50
  • 4 rooms: 188
  • 5 rooms: 442
  • 6 rooms: 1,596
  • 7 rooms: 1,970
  • 8 rooms: 1,648
  • 9 or more rooms: 1,666
  • 1 room: 54
  • 2 rooms: 136
  • 3 rooms: 192
  • 4 rooms: 177
  • 5 rooms: 361
  • 6 rooms: 253
  • 7 rooms: 131
  • 8 rooms: 70
  • 9 or more rooms: 48
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Milton, Massachusetts
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 88
  • 2 bedrooms: 908
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,471
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,227
  • 5+ bedrooms: 866
  • no bedroom: 67
  • 1 bedroom: 370
  • 2 bedrooms: 524
  • 3 bedrooms: 291
  • 4 bedrooms: 134
  • 5+ bedrooms: 36
Cars and other vehicles available in Milton, Massachusetts in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 298
  • 1 vehicle: 2,147
  • 2 vehicles: 3,673
  • 3 vehicles: 1,087
  • 4 vehicles: 285
  • 5+ vehicles: 70
  • no vehicle: 276
  • 1 vehicle: 733
  • 2 vehicles: 334
  • 3 vehicles: 40
  • 4 vehicles: 39
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 237
  • 2000 to 2004: 211
  • 1990 to 1999: 288
  • 1980 to 1989: 558
  • 1970 to 1979: 355
  • 1960 to 1969: 579
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,379
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,105
  • 1939 or earlier: 4,756

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Milton, MA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Milton, MA:

  • Less than $10,000: 5
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 2
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 2
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 0
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 0
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 0
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 3
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 4
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 0
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 0
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 0
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 3
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 12
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 2
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 10
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 35
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 142
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 362
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 1247
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 1588
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 2590
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 744
  • $1,000,000 or more: 808
 


Milton rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Milton:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 12
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 46
  • $300 to $349: 14
  • $350 to $399: 17
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 15
  • $500 to $549: 14
  • $550 to $599: 29
  • $600 to $649: 51
  • $650 to $699: 78
  • $700 to $749: 144
  • $750 to $799: 28
  • $800 to $899: 23
  • $900 to $999: 50
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 139
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 149
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 475
  • $2,000 or more: 81
  • No cash rent: 145
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 333
  • 1990 to 1994: 237
  • 1985 to 1989: 329
  • 1980 to 1984: 351
  • 1975 to 1979: 151
  • 1970 to 1974: 280
  • 1970 to 1974: 235
  • 1965 to 1969: 697


Milton, MA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 40.6%
Number of people working at home: 438 (3.4% of all workers)


Milton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 331
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 977
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1300
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1552
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1572
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 637
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1819
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 483
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 858
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1743
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 922
  • 90 or more minutes: 219
 


Milton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 9,386 (73%)
  • Carpooled: 926 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 174 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 66 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 1,158 (9%)
  • Railroad: 150 (1%)
  • Taxi: 25 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 21 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 6 (0%)
  • Walked: 487 (4%)
  • Other means: 14 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 438 (3%)
 


Milton, MA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 383
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 281
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 250
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 393
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 269
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 359
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 281
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 176
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 376
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 625
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 854
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 1285
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 1182
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 670
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 709
  • $200,000 or more: 900
 

First ancestries reported:

 Irish: 9827
 Other groups: 2166
 Italian: 2042
 English: 1224
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 1171
 United States or American: 875
 German: 747
 Haitian: 565
 Polish: 541
 French Canadian: 448
 Scotch-Irish: 357
 Jamaican: 338
 French (except Basque): 337
 Subsaharan African:: 316
 Russian: 256
 Lithuanian: 244
 Scottish: 224
 Greek: 221
 Portuguese: 216
 Swedish: 199
 Canadian: 172
 Cape Verdean: 152
 Arab:: 144
 Nigerian: 116
 Lebanese: 112
 West Indian: 97
 Norwegian: 94
 Dutch: 88
 British West Indian: 84
 European: 83
 British: 65
 Finnish: 64
 Albanian: 45
 Belgian: 44
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 43
 Ethiopian: 42
 Eastern European: 40
 Ukrainian: 38
 Hungarian: 34
 Welsh: 33
 Swiss: 28
 Romanian: 27
 Barbadian: 25
 Croatian: 24
 Latvian: 23
 Northern European: 20
 Austrian: 20
 Celtic: 19
 Bermudan: 19
 Czech: 17
 Guyanese: 16
 Armenian: 16
 Danish: 15
 Maltese: 14
 Egyptian: 12
 Czechoslovakian: 12
 Arab/Arabic: 10
 Syrian: 10
 Other Subsaharan African: 6


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



  • Ireland (20%)
  • Haiti (15%)
  • Jamaica (8%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)
  • Italy (4%)
  • Other Caribbean (4%)
  • Canada (4%)


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

  • This state: 19426
  • Northeast: 2284
  • Midwest: 489
  • South: 670
  • West: 377

71% of Milton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 48% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Massachusetts.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 17
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 17
  • 7th and 8th grade: 76
  • 9th grade: 42
  • 10th grade: 53
  • 11th grade: 55
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 131
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,433
  • Less than 1 year of college: 297
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 836
  • Associate degree: 402
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,383
  • Master's degree: 1,010
  • Professional school degree: 661
  • Doctorate degree: 234

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 24
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 25
  • 5th and 6th grade: 45
  • 7th and 8th grade: 109
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 141
  • 11th grade: 40
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 138
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,012
  • Less than 1 year of college: 399
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,062
  • Associate degree: 801
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,780
  • Master's degree: 1,323
  • Professional school degree: 350
  • Doctorate degree: 179

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.0%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.0%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 2.9%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 1.7%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 7.3%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 4.5%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 22.7%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $103,741
  • Black householders: $88,472
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $70,427
  • Asian householders: $101,997
  • Some other race householders: $83,274
  • Two or more races householders: $71,140
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $53,845
Milton household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Milton household income for Black householders
Milton household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Milton household income for Asian householders
Milton household income for Some other race householders
Milton household income for Two or more races householders
Milton household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Milton marital status for males
Milton marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $470,187
  • Black or African American householders: $378,380
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $397,291
  • Asian householders: $513,828
  • Some other race householders: $379,835
  • Two or more races householders: $269,440
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $280,754

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,209
  • One, attached: 179
  • Two: 1,100
  • 3 or 4: 234
  • 5 to 9: 80
  • 10 to 19: 31
  • 20 to 49: 122
  • 50 or more: 198
  • Mobile homes: 8

Median worth of mobile homes: $448,521


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago


Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Milton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Milton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (48.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (46.6%)
  • Electricity (3.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (42.5%)
  • Utility gas (28.1%)
  • Electricity (26.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 517
Here:

16.0%
Massachusetts:

10.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 407
Here:

25.7%
Massachusetts:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,377
Here:

76.2%
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 (Noninst.)


 

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