Gowanda, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,273 housing units in Gowanda. This represents a 2.8% decline from 1,310 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,240 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 33 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gowanda is about 63.7%. Gowanda's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.2%. Average household size is 2.2 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom15%
Two Bedrooms31.30%
Three Bedrooms34.60%
Four Bedrooms17%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.35
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$54,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.93
Median year structure was built1940
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$319

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.60%
Home Equity Loan6.30%
Simple Mortgage40.50%
Debt Free44.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.3%