Easton, MA


Highest Appreciating Easton Neighborhoods Since 2000

Easton, MA Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Easton Housing Market Information

With a population of 23,908, 7,723 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $418,138, real estate costs in Easton are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive Massachusetts communities.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Easton, accounting for 69.46% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Easton include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 10.90%), row houses and other attached homes ( 10.18%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.51%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Easton. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 74.09% of Easton's homes, and 61.92% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Easton built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Easton built before 1939 ( 19.28%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 17.54%). There's also some housing in Easton built between 2000 and later ( 7.76%).

Easton Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Easton's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.03% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Easton's appreciation rate, at 4.90%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Easton's appreciation rate has been 0.64%, which annualizes to a rate of 2.59%.

Relative to Massachusetts, our data show that Easton's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Massachusetts.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Easton differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Easton - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Easton real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,134,000 0.9
$851,001 - $1,134,000 5.4
$568,001 - $851,000 18.7
$454,001 - $568,000 16.1
$340,001 - $454,000 26.3
$227,001 - $340,000 18.4
$113,001 - $227,000 9.8
$56,001 - $113,000 1.2
$0 - $56,000 3.1

High for MA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
8.56088128442517 37.8205128205128

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Easton Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
48.58% 2.32% 5 6
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,789 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 74.09
Renters 25.91
Vacant 3.45

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 7.8
1970 - 1999 55.4
1940 - 1969 17.5
1939 or Older 19.3

Types of Homes

Single-Family 69.5
Townhomes 10.2
Small Apt. Buildings 8.5
Apt. Complexes 10.9
Mobile Homes 1.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.94
1 Bedroom 7.65
2 Bedrooms 23.42
3 Bedrooms 35.29
4 Bedrooms 26.63
5 or more bedrooms 5.08