Brookhaven, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,140 housing units in Brookhaven. This represents a 3.9% growth from 1,097 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,140 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Brookhaven is about 85.2%. Brookhaven's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.9%. Average household size is 2.75 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Brookhaven were built after 1964.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom5.20%
Two Bedrooms21.10%
Three Bedrooms48.30%
Four Bedrooms19.90%
Five Bedrooms or more5%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$191,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$325,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.94
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$817

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.10%
Home Equity Loan8.20%
Simple Mortgage57.70%
Debt Free28%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%