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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Middlesex County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 576,681 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 561,220 100.0
1-unit, detached 282,013 48.9   1.00 or less 546,980 97.5
1-unit, attached 25,690 4.5   1.01 to 1.50 8,855 1.6
2 units 88,579 15.4   1.51 or more 5,385 1.0
3 or 4 units 54,636 9.5        
5 to 9 units 29,425 5.1             Specified owner-occupied units 268,542 100.0
10 to 19 units 28,727 5.0   VALUE    
20 or more units 65,095 11.3   Less than $50,000 1,226 0.5
Mobile home 2,443 0.4   $50,000 to $99,999 5,150 1.9
Boat, RV, van, etc. 73 0.0   $100,000 to $149,999 24,823 9.2
        $150,000 to $199,000 54,887 20.4
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 89,469 33.3
1999 to March 2000 4,486 0.8   $300,000 to $499,999 64,563 24.0
1995 to 1998 17,658 3.1   $500,000 to $999,999 24,306 9.1
1990 to 1994 19,494 3.4   $1,000,000 or more 4,118 1.5
1980 to 1989 55,619 9.6   Median (dollars) 247,900 (X)
1970 to 1979 67,595 11.7        
1960 to 1969 73,491 12.7   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 126,048 21.9    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 212,290 36.8   With a mortgage 195,334 72.7
             Less than $300 90 0.0
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 1,639 0.6
1 room 11,108 1.9        $500 to $699 5,747 2.1
2 rooms 27,379 4.7        $700 to $999 19,066 7.1
3 rooms 56,488 9.8        $1,000 to $1,499 59,026 22.0
4 rooms 79,553 13.8        $1,500 to $1,999 53,667 20.0
5 rooms 96,678 16.8        $2,000 or more 56,099 20.9
6 rooms 96,414 16.7        Median (dollars) 1,600 (X)
7 rooms 78,853 13.7   Not mortgaged 73,208 27.3
8 rooms 61,719 10.7        Median (dollars) 490 (X)
9 or more rooms 68,489 11.9        
Median (rooms) 5.7 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 561,220 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 90,076 33.5
1999 to March 2000 92,794 16.5   15 to 19 percent 48,724 18.1
1995 to 1998 158,353 28.2   20 to 24 percent 41,152 15.3
1990 to 1994 85,761 15.3   25 to 29 percent 26,997 10.1
1980 to 1989 86,601 15.4   30 to 34 percent 17,569 6.5
1970 to 1979 58,823 10.5   35 percent or more 42,808 15.9
1969 or earlier 78,888 14.1   Not computed 1,216 0.5
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 214,291 100.0
None 59,070 10.5   GROSS RENT    
1 204,268 36.4   Less than $200 10,356 4.8
2 223,049 39.7   $200 to $299 8,884 4.1
3 or more 74,833 13.3   $300 to $499 17,488 8.2
        $500 to $749 46,493 21.7
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 57,361 26.8
Utility Gas 278,567 49.6   $1,000 to $1,499 48,862 22.8
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 9,033 1.6   $1,500 or more 17,808 8.3
Electricity 61,084 10.9   No cash rent 7,039 3.3
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 207,494 37.0   Median (dollars) 835 (X)
Coal or coke 296 0.1        
Wood 1,276 0.2   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 66 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 2,224 0.4   Less than 15 percent 40,767 19.0
No fuel used 1,180 0.2   15 to 19 percent 33,276 15.5
        20 to 24 percent 28,674 13.4
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 25,418 11.9
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 2,917 0.5   30 to 34 percent 16,840 7.9
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 3,191 0.6   35 percent or more 58,234 27.2
No telephone service 3,260 0.6   Not computed 11,082 5.2
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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