Plattsburgh, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,031 housing units in Plattsburgh. This represents a 2% decline from 8,197 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,031 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Plattsburgh is about 37.6%. Plattsburgh's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.3%. Average household size is 2.09 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Plattsburgh were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.10%
One Bedroom22.10%
Two Bedrooms31%
Three Bedrooms28%
Four Bedrooms11.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$97,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$84,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.85
Median year structure was built1958
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$395

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage3.80%
Home Equity Loan5.90%
Simple Mortgage56%
Debt Free33.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%