Dartmouth is a larger town in Massachusetts and has a lot to offer propsective first-time homebuyers and existing homeowners. First, it’s a coastal town so you’re right near the Atlantic Ocean which is great for traveling to the beach.
Dartmouth was first settled in 1650 and was officially incorporated in 1664. Dartmouth’s history was that of an agricultural and seafaring community, but during the late 19th century its coastline became a resort area for the wealthy members of New England society.
While the wealth do enjoy living in Dartmouth, it does offer “Affordable Housing” for young and first-time homebuyers looking for a property for under $350,000. This is why we have made Dartmouth Massachusetts is a “Under $350K PSI Community“. We have certain criteria we use to better help first-time homebuyers and prospective homeowners buying their first home. We like Dartmouth for new homeowners because it meets the following criteria:
Dartmouth scores B or Better for “Public Schooling”(B+)
Dartmouth Scores B or Better for “Good for Families” (B+)
Dartmouth Scores B- or Better for “Crime & Safety”(B-)
Dartmouth Has an Over 70% Homeownership Rate (78%)
Dartmouth Median Home Value is below $350,000 ($329,900)
Home Insurance Quotes Dartmouth MA
Dartmouth is right on Buzzards Bay and it’s roughly 1/2 an hour from Cape Cod. When you buy a property in a highly sought after location you know you’re getting a good deal when the median home value is less than $350,000. Find an expert homeowners insurance agent for your new Dartmouth home by calling 1-774-847-7746 or by requestings a home insurance quote online by filling out the form below.
We will take the time to providing you insurance education on your new home and make sure you fully understand your coverage on your new home. We make the process easy to find affordable rates for home insurance in and around Dartmouth Massachusetts.
Auto Insurance Dartmouth MA
Rates, prices, and premiums for auto insurance in Dartmouth Massachusetts tend to be below the Massachusetts average annual auto insurance rate of $1,264. This is because most drivers are homeowners and don’t file claims at a high rate. This combined with the high homeownership percentage rate of 78% makes car insurance in Dartmouth cheaper than other towns with similiar population characteristics.
Town of Dartmouth, Massachusetts Zipcodes: 02747, 02748, 02714 County: Bristol FIPS code: 25-16425 GNIS feature ID: 0618279 Settled: 1650 Incorporated: 1664 Population: 34,341 Median Home Value: $329,900 Median Rent: $939 Homeowners vs Renters: 78% vs 22% Elevation: 125 ft