Dover Plains, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 879 housing units in Dover Plains. This represents a 1.9% growth from 863 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 879 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Dover Plains is about 63.2%. Dover Plains's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8%. Average household size is 2.21 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Dover Plains were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.90%
One Bedroom11%
Two Bedrooms46.40%
Three Bedrooms28.40%
Four Bedrooms9.40%
Five Bedrooms or more0.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$128,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$137,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.83
Median year structure was built1943
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$563

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan3.20%
Second Mortgage2%
Home Equity Loan6.80%
Simple Mortgage53.80%
Debt Free34.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.8%