Buchanan, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 912 housing units in Buchanan. This represents a 20.2% growth from 759 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 912 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Buchanan is about 71.5%. Buchanan's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.7%. Average household size is 2.67 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Buchanan were built after 1949.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom20.10%
Two Bedrooms26.10%
Three Bedrooms37.60%
Four Bedrooms10.50%
Five Bedrooms or more4.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.76
Median year structure was built1949
Median Value of occupied units$210,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1946
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$850

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.60%
Home Equity Loan10.50%
Simple Mortgage49.20%
Debt Free33.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.1%