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Dorchester Real Estate Market

Housing
D-
Based on home values, property taxes, housing costs, local schools, and more.
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    66%
  • Own
    34%
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Real Estate Costs

Median Home Value
$339,910
National
$184,700
Home Values
  • <$50k
    3%
  • $50-$99k
    1%
  • $100-$199k
    7%
  • $200-$399k
    45%
  • $400-$749k
    40%
  • $750k+
    4%
Median Rent
$1,302
National
$949
Monthly Rent
  • <$500
    18%
  • $500-$999
    15%
  • $1,000-$1,499
    28%
  • $1,500-$1,999
    26%
  • $2,000+
    13%
7%
of residents say housing is affordable.44 responses

Home Quality

Poll
18%
of residents say the exterior quality of homes is good or excellent.44 responses
Poll
27%
of residents say the interior quality of homes is good or excellent.44 responses
18%
of residents say there is a good variety of homes.44 responses
56%
of residents say there are a few vacant or abandoned properties here and there.43 responses
20%
of residents say that parking is readily available.44 responses
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Homes in Dorchester have a median value of $339,910. The median rent price in Dorchester is $1,302 and most residents rent their homes. Dorchester is very walkable, and there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks nearby.