Carthage, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,597 housing units in Carthage. This represents a 8.8% decline from 1,751 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,597 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Carthage is about 45.8%. Carthage's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.3%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Carthage were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom17.80%
Two Bedrooms26%
Three Bedrooms38.30%
Four Bedrooms14.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$57,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$84,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$399

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.10%
Home Equity Loan5.70%
Simple Mortgage44.20%
Debt Free44%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.3%