Mechanicstown, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,305 housing units in Mechanicstown.

Of those housing units, 2,305 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mechanicstown is about 47%. Mechanicstown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.3%. Average household size is 2.63 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Mechanicstown were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom20%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms32.60%
Four Bedrooms10.10%
Five Bedrooms or more4%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.15
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$98,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$137,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1978
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$815

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.20%
Home Equity Loan7.60%
Simple Mortgage65%
Debt Free20.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.3%