Cheektowaga, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 35,823 housing units in Cheektowaga. This represents a 2.9% growth from 34,827 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 35,823 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cheektowaga is about 71%. Cheektowaga's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.6%. Average household size is 2.31 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Cheektowaga were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom5.40%
Two Bedrooms31.20%
Three Bedrooms50.10%
Four Bedrooms11%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$82,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$73,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1961
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$434

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan11.10%
Simple Mortgage43.50%
Debt Free40.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%