Cohoes, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,689 housing units in Cohoes. This represents a 0.7% growth from 7,639 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,689 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Cohoes is about 44.9%. Cohoes's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.8%. Average household size is 2.2 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom16.40%
Two Bedrooms32.40%
Three Bedrooms36.40%
Four Bedrooms10.30%
Five Bedrooms or more3.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1940
Median Value of occupied units$86,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$74,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$461

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage6.20%
Home Equity Loan10.20%
Simple Mortgage48.60%
Debt Free34.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.2%