Montauk, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,815 housing units in Montauk. This represents a 20.5% growth from 3,996 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 4,815 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Montauk is about 65.6%. Montauk's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 66.9%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Montauk were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type10.60%
One Bedroom17.10%
Two Bedrooms26.50%
Three Bedrooms28.10%
Four Bedrooms13.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.18
Median year structure was built1972
Median Value of occupied units$290,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$450,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.85
Median year structure was built1961
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$684

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2%
Home Equity Loan4%
Simple Mortgage52.20%
Debt Free41.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs25.7%