Lake Carmel, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,167 housing units in Lake Carmel. This represents a 3.1% growth from 3,072 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,167 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Lake Carmel is about 83.9%. Lake Carmel's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.7%. Average household size is 2.87 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Lake Carmel were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom7.80%
Two Bedrooms34.60%
Three Bedrooms39%
Four Bedrooms14.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$148,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$137,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$730

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.20%
Home Equity Loan8.80%
Simple Mortgage62.80%
Debt Free24.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.4%