SNAPSHOT: Condos as percent of parcels

By Matt Carroll, Globe Staff | May 3, 2012
The communities with the most condos tend to be around Boston, down the Cape, and around UMass-Amherst and the Berkshires. The chart looks at condos as a percent of all parcels. The Department of Revenue data is for fiscal 2012.
CommunityPercent condos, 2012RankNumberAll parcels
ABINGTON12.9%777035452
ACTON27.3%1122898397
ACUSHNET0.0%28804455
ADAMS0.6%270203484
AGAWAM14.4%62160311156
ALFORD0.0%2880482
AMESBURY23.3%1514476223
AMHERST15.5%5310526800
ANDOVER13.8%66159411555
ARLINGTON21.6%19318314733
ASHBURNHAM0.6%270223730
ASHBY0.0%28801622
ASHFIELD0.0%28801242
ASHLAND27.9%1017726345
ATHOL2.0%2311035262
ATTLEBORO8.6%122122014234
AUBURN6.3%1524146595
AVON2.0%231361834
AYER15.6%514733024
BARNSTABLE6.1%155170227792
BARRE0.1%28542773
BECKET0.0%28803860
BEDFORD10.0%1064504493
BELCHERTOWN2.7%2161626081
BELLINGHAM11.1%967046360
BELMONT18.0%3314738167
BERKLEY1.0%262282734
BERLIN10.7%991511415
BERNARDSTON0.0%28801274
BEVERLY10.7%99132012299
BILLERICA7.6%131111514610
BLACKSTONE10.0%1063483472
BLANDFORD0.0%28801075
BOLTON5.8%1581292242
BOSTON39.9%458118145619
BOURNE10.0%106112911248
BOXBOROUGH33.8%58012369
BOXFORD0.1%28533011
BOYLSTON8.2%1241631979
BRAINTREE12.2%85152112421
BREWSTER17.8%3614848323
BRIDGEWATER11.5%929147919
BRIMFIELD0.0%28802182
BROCKTON7.9%128203525879
BROOKFIELD1.4%250201425
BROOKLINE56.7%1973817183
BUCKLAND0.4%27241065
BURLINGTON6.4%1505057884
CAMBRIDGE56.3%21356024088
CANTON16.6%4413137931
CARLISLE1.2%255231988
CARVER2.1%227914296
CHARLEMONT0.9%2668910
CHARLTON1.9%2341176016
CHATHAM6.0%1564687758
CHELMSFORD19.6%23259313263
CHELSEA28.5%918106359
CHESHIRE0.0%28801618
CHESTER0.0%28801047
CHESTERFIELD0.0%2880881
CHICOPEE10.0%106178217843
CLARKSBURG1.5%24512811
CLINTON19.0%258734598
COHASSET7.0%1392163065
COLRAIN0.0%28801412
CONCORD12.0%897646343
CONWAY0.0%28801053
CUMMINGTON0.0%2880759
DALTON4.1%1911092671
DANVERS15.2%5713859136
DARTMOUTH2.5%22334013699
DEDHAM6.6%1475688586
DEERFIELD5.6%1631642917
DENNIS10.0%106164216409
DIGHTON1.2%255383241
DOUGLAS3.4%2021363992
DOVER3.4%202812379
DRACUT17.4%38199911493
DUDLEY2.6%2211294909
DUNSTABLE0.0%28801352
DUXBURY5.8%1583516063
EAST BRIDGEWATER6.8%1454126087
EAST BROOKFIELD0.2%27921257
EASTHAM4.2%1902666361
EASTHAMPTON6.6%1473956017
EAST LONGMEADOW2.1%2271356569
EASTON16.7%4013838302
EGREMONT0.0%28801147
ERVING2.7%21624876
ESSEX4.4%185791797
EVERETT17.3%3916029283
FAIRHAVEN2.8%2142067393
FALL RIVER8.8%117183120709
FALMOUTH5.6%163131023496
FITCHBURG8.8%117113412847
FLORIDA0.0%2880644
FOXBOROUGH7.6%1314495885
FRAMINGHAM14.7%61286619462
FRANKLIN15.0%59161010744
FREETOWN0.3%277133971
GARDNER8.1%1265486778
GEORGETOWN4.4%1851363057
GILL1.9%23416845
GLOUCESTER9.6%113126713263
GOSHEN1.2%25512969
GRAFTON18.0%3312426902
GRANBY3.7%1941122993
GRANVILLE0.0%2880932
GREAT BARRINGTON4.5%1821723817
GREENFIELD5.2%1703416534
GROTON4.8%1772084367
GROVELAND7.0%1391742477
HADLEY0.0%28802856
HALIFAX11.1%963353030
HAMILTON1.5%245432783
HAMPDEN2.3%224522284
HANCOCK32.8%6306933
HANOVER3.0%2111535062
HANSON3.4%2021343981
HARDWICK0.7%269101410
HARVARD5.1%1721212368
HARWICH7.3%13682811301
HATFIELD1.7%240352005
HAVERHILL24.0%14489020346
HAWLEY0.0%2880284
HEATH0.0%2880928
HINGHAM9.9%1117948057
HINSDALE2.6%221381458
HOLBROOK1.5%245724769
HOLDEN9.3%1147407940
HOLLAND0.3%27762185
HOLLISTON6.0%1563385637
HOLYOKE4.6%1814449720
HOPEDALE17.9%354292398
HOPKINTON8.8%1175235973
HUBBARDSTON5.4%1681262348
HUDSON18.5%2913017018
HULL15.4%548235346
HUNTINGTON0.0%28801339
IPSWICH13.5%707815780
KINGSTON3.6%1971845045
LAKEVILLE1.8%237844791
LANCASTER4.9%1761432901
LANESBOROUGH1.6%241311940
LAWRENCE11.2%95143812855
LEE6.5%1491872879
LEICESTER3.1%2081534932
LENOX16.3%454252604
LEOMINSTER13.6%69187513777
LEVERETT0.2%27921095
LEXINGTON8.4%12394111215
LEYDEN0.0%2880628
LINCOLN18.3%324012186
LITTLETON2.1%227833943
LONGMEADOW0.9%266535725
LOWELL20.8%21533025669
LUDLOW5.1%1724418651
LUNENBURG8.9%1164354866
LYNN12.4%83262821189
LYNNFIELD2.0%231844286
MALDEN15.6%51202713026
MANCHESTER8.1%1261822252
MANSFIELD12.5%809497565
MARBLEHEAD11.3%939618495
MARION0.2%27953113
MARLBOROUGH18.7%27230312319
MARSHFIELD6.9%14379311571
MASHPEE22.3%18248511152
MATTAPOISETT1.0%262444354
MAYNARD12.7%784803780
MEDFIELD6.4%1502754278
MEDFORD16.7%40283916957
MEDWAY5.7%1612694713
MELROSE10.7%999568937
MENDON2.1%227542612
MERRIMAC9.8%1122192245
METHUEN13.8%66226916415
MIDDLEBOROUGH4.3%1873868991
MIDDLEFIELD0.0%2880494
MIDDLETON22.5%177733442
MILFORD16.0%4715519722
MILLBURY7.6%1314055310
MILLIS12.6%794053203
MILLVILLE8.7%1201101266
MILTON2.7%2162248402
MONROE0.0%2880170
MONSON1.5%245583850
MONTAGUE2.3%224984230
MONTEREY1.2%255151235
MONTGOMERY0.0%2880504
MOUNT WASHINGTON0.0%2880257
NAHANT5.7%161781373
NANTUCKET4.7%17952011040
NATICK18.4%31244113248
NEEDHAM7.8%12978410077
NEW BEDFORD4.3%187109725408
NEW BRAINTREE0.0%2880674
NEWBURY3.7%1941213241
NEWBURYPORT25.4%1320287979
NEW MARLBOROUGH0.0%28801784
NEW SALEM0.0%2880701
NEWTON16.7%40450626964
NORFOLK4.3%1871643806
NORTH ADAMS1.1%260575016
NORTHAMPTON13.7%68145910666
NORTH ANDOVER19.6%2319519946
NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH11.6%91119110299
NORTHBOROUGH12.2%856875623
NORTHBRIDGE13.5%707695696
NORTH BROOKFIELD1.8%237402223
NORTHFIELD0.0%28802277
NORTH READING13.1%757405636
NORTON16.7%4011086616
NORWELL3.2%2071364304
NORWOOD10.8%989428753
OAK BLUFFS1.6%241794790
OAKHAM0.2%2792953
ORANGE1.5%245533441
ORLEANS12.3%847245880
OTIS0.0%28802827
PALMER3.7%1942075618
PAXTON1.1%260211834
PEABODY14.3%63226615871
PELHAM0.0%2880671
PEMBROKE7.0%1394676627
PEPPERELL6.3%1522754376
PERU0.0%2880746
PETERSHAM0.0%2880851
PHILLIPSTON0.0%28801279
PITTSFIELD3.3%20558317777
PLAINVILLE12.5%803853068
PLYMPTON1.2%255161295
PRINCETON0.4%27271639
PROVINCETOWN51.5%321664202
QUINCY22.7%16590626060
RANDOLPH15.3%55153010032
RAYNHAM7.7%1303975136
READING10.5%1048678271
REHOBOTH1.3%253685368
REVERE18.5%29261714165
RICHMOND1.0%262121180
ROCHESTER3.3%205892710
ROCKLAND15.3%559015884
ROCKPORT12.1%884994132
ROWE0.0%2880580
ROWLEY7.1%1371832571
RUSSELL0.0%2880771
RUTLAND6.3%1522544016
SALEM31.1%8398512811
SALISBURY15.1%587044670
SANDISFIELD0.0%28801226
SANDWICH4.5%18248010641
SAUGUS8.2%12482210012
SAVOY0.0%2880572
SCITUATE5.8%1585078786
SEEKONK0.8%268506154
SHARON5.5%1673466283
SHEFFIELD0.0%28802546
SHELBURNE1.9%234201033
SHERBORN2.3%224411769
SHIRLEY10.7%992752565
SHREWSBURY13.4%72165412328
SHUTESBURY0.2%27921139
SOMERSET0.4%272296952
SOMERVILLE26.3%12425916207
SOUTHAMPTON2.8%214782822
SOUTHBOROUGH7.4%1342743697
SOUTHBRIDGE3.1%2081735533
SOUTH HADLEY14.0%649947090
SOUTHWICK4.8%1772064275
SPENCER1.6%241805000
SPRINGFIELD4.5%182188842306
STERLING3.8%1921333544
STONEHAM18.8%2614267585
STOUGHTON15.7%50164710515
STOW10.1%1052832810
STURBRIDGE5.6%1632484443
SUDBURY3.5%2012256420
SUNDERLAND3.6%197491376
SUTTON4.7%1792014317
SWAMPSCOTT18.7%279955335
SWANSEA0.4%272287289
TAUNTON10.7%99203118950
TEMPLETON3.1%2081264021
TEWKSBURY17.5%37194711127
TOLLAND0.0%2880915
TOPSFIELD1.6%241372317
TOWNSEND7.0%1392723873
TRURO13.3%734473351
TYNGSBOROUGH14.8%607044758
TYRINGHAM0.0%2880500
UPTON3.6%1971072992
UXBRIDGE16.0%479005639
WAKEFIELD12.2%8511089073
WALES0.2%27921125
WALPOLE11.9%9010638917
WALTHAM19.7%22306915609
WARE0.4%272194411
WAREHAM3.8%19253214016
WARREN1.4%250352432
WARWICK0.0%2880697
WATERTOWN32.6%7331010164
WAYLAND11.3%935775098
WEBSTER5.4%1683586630
WELLESLEY5.2%1704368417
WELLFLEET7.4%1343224357
WENHAM2.7%216381384
WESTBOROUGH13.1%757445665
WEST BOYLSTON14.0%644012873
WEST BRIDGEWATER2.7%216792899
WEST BROOKFIELD1.0%262232355
WESTFIELD5.6%16375713444
WESTFORD13.3%7311518667
WESTHAMPTON0.0%28801218
WESTMINSTER3.0%2111083638
WEST NEWBURY3.0%211541783
WESTON5.1%1721983908
WESTPORT1.8%2371538443
WEST SPRINGFIELD7.1%1376659431
WESTWOOD0.1%28544918
WEYMOUTH16.0%47300918814
WHATELY0.0%28801093
WHITMAN8.7%1204254869
WILBRAHAM6.9%1433915707
WILLIAMSBURG3.6%197461279
WILLIAMSTOWN6.7%1461892805
WILMINGTON1.4%2501148269
WINCHENDON1.3%253624679
WINCHESTER16.1%4612447741
WINTHROP21.4%2011655452
WOBURN12.5%80155812456
WORTHINGTON0.0%2880793
WRENTHAM5.1%1722204334
YARMOUTH9.2%115159717315
SOURCE: Department of Revenue