New Paltz, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,963 housing units in New Paltz. This represents a 22.5% growth from 1,602 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,950 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 13 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in New Paltz is about 28.7%. New Paltz's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.4%. Average household size is 2.02 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in New Paltz were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type10.10%
One Bedroom29.60%
Two Bedrooms25.20%
Three Bedrooms19.40%
Four Bedrooms8%
Five Bedrooms or more7.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$126,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$652

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.30%
Home Equity Loan7%
Simple Mortgage45%
Debt Free46.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.6%