East Islip, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,657 housing units in East Islip. This represents a 0.3% decline from 4,670 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,657 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in East Islip is about 85.4%. East Islip's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.8%. Average household size is 3.04 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom6%
Two Bedrooms18.40%
Three Bedrooms42.30%
Four Bedrooms25.30%
Five Bedrooms or more7.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.15
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$190,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$255,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.36
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$813

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage5.40%
Home Equity Loan12.10%
Simple Mortgage56.30%
Debt Free25.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.8%