Bedford, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 591 housing units in Bedford. This represents a 7.7% decline from 640 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 317 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 274 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bedford is about 95.2%. Bedford's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.4%. Average household size is 2.98 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bedford were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom0.80%
Two Bedrooms4.40%
Three Bedrooms25.50%
Four Bedrooms47.70%
Five Bedrooms or more21.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.99
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$487,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.78
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,375

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.40%
Second Mortgage1.20%
Home Equity Loan14.90%
Simple Mortgage58.70%
Debt Free23.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.8%