New York, NY Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,200,912 housing units in New York.
This represents a 7% growth from 2,992,169 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 3,200,912 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in New York is about 30.2%.
New York's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.6%.
Average household size is 2.59 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in New York were built after 1949.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.60%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.96|
|Median year structure was built||1948|
|Median Value of occupied units||$211,900|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$193,400|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Median year structure was built||1949|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$659|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.20%|
|Home Equity Loan||5.70%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||22.2%|