Sutton, MA


Highest Appreciating Sutton Neighborhoods Since 2000

Sutton, 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

Sutton Housing Market Information

With a population of 9,272, 3,115 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $365,183, real estate costs in Sutton 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 Sutton, accounting for 79.52% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Sutton include row houses and other attached homes ( 8.28%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.34%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 4.54%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Sutton. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 88.86% of Sutton's homes, and 77.14% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Sutton 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 Sutton built between 1940-1969 ( 19.30%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 17.35%). There's also some housing in Sutton built between 2000 and later ( 14.29%).

Sutton Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Sutton's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.73% during the period.

Over the last year, Sutton appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Sutton's appreciation rate has been 3.08%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Sutton were at 0.33%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 1.33%.

Relative to Massachusetts, our data show that Sutton's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in Massachusetts.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Sutton 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
40.23% 1.98% 3 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,377 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 88.86
Renters 11.14
Vacant 8.22

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 14.3
1970 - 1999 49.1
1940 - 1969 19.3
1939 or Older 17.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 79.5
Townhomes 8.3
Small Apt. Buildings 7.3
Apt. Complexes 4.5
Mobile Homes 0.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 4.54
2 Bedrooms 15.70
3 Bedrooms 50.77
4 Bedrooms 26.37
5 or more bedrooms 2.62