West Tisbury

A rural, traditional farming community with picturesque beaches and friendly neighbors.


Welcome to West Tisbury

At The O'Hanlon Group, we are the top experts when it comes to finding homes for sale in West Tisbury or other parts of Martha’s Vineyard and Dukes County. We love helping our clients find the perfect home and our goal is to make your home search easy and fun! If you’re thinking about buying or selling in Martha’s Vineyard, please reach out to us! Take a look below at the homes for sale in West Tisbury!

If you’re looking for a rural, small-town with picturesque beaches and friendly neighbors, West Tisbury is a great option. Located on Martha’s Vineyard, West Tisbury is a traditional farming community where you’ll find cows and sheep grazing in fields down lazy country roads. We can’t wait to show you some of the homes available in West Tisbury!

The O'Hanlon Group is the leading real estate group on Martha’s Vineyard. We feel it’s important for clients to work with a team of realtors who not only know the area but live there too! Jen O’Hanlon is a native of Massachusetts and has been practicing real estate for over 20 years. As a resident of nearby Edgartown, Jen uses her local expertise to make it easy for buyers to find the right house in the right location that meets their needs. In addition to West Tisbury and Edgartown, other areas we serve include Vineyard Haven, Oak Bluffs, Chilmark, and Aquinnah.

When you live in West Tisbury, you’ll enjoy peaceful hikes in the preserved wilderness, days playing at Lambert’s Cove beach, and strolling through galleries of local artists. A trip to Alley’s General Store is must and the iconic Field Gallery across the street is not to be missed! Please take a look at the houses for sale in West Tisbury below, and reach out to us to see a property in person!

Life In West Tisbury

West Tisbury is a quintessential New England village with a white steeple church, grange hall and farm stands on country roads with locally grown produce. The community has a rural atmosphere that is neighborly and welcoming.

The Grange Hall is a beautiful post and beam barn that serves as West Tisbury’s activity center throughout the year. Locals gather at the hall for the weekly Farmer’s Market, the longest-running open-air market on Matha’s Vineyard. It’s also home to the Vineyard Artisans Festivals which highlights Island artists and crafters.

West Tisbury offers two lovely beaches as well as a pond for swimming and kayaking. Lambert’s Cove Beach is a local favorite with miles of beach to explore. Long Point Wildlife Refuge is a great place for a hike through the forest, paddleboarding on the water, or relaxing on the beach. Fueling up for a day on the beach is easy in West Tisbury with plenty of fine and casual dining to choose from. One of the popular places for breakfast, lunch, or dinner is the Lambert’s Cove Inn, a relaxing inn, farm, and restaurant with easy access to the beach when you’re meal is done.

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Overview for West Tisbury, MA

2,976 people live in West Tisbury, where the median age is 58 and the average individual income is $82,456. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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58 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for West Tisbury, MA

West Tisbury has 982 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in West Tisbury do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,976 people call West Tisbury home. The population density is 118.81 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Martha's Vineyard Charter School
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As a team, we work in harmony for the benefit of our clients. We handle multiple transactions at once and are able to execute a complex marketing strategy by leveraging team resources. We can be in several physical locations at once to ensure showings are always possible for our buyers and sellers. Our clients benefit from the combined experience of our agents and administrative staff.

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