Port Washington, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,639 housing units in Port Washington. This represents a 1.3% decline from 5,712 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,639 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Port Washington is about 73.4%. Port Washington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.9%. Average household size is 2.72 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Port Washington were built after 1945.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.20%
One Bedroom9.20%
Two Bedrooms17.50%
Three Bedrooms41.80%
Four Bedrooms22%
Five Bedrooms or more7.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.8
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$416,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$541,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.51
Median year structure was built1948
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,763

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage5.90%
Home Equity Loan9%
Simple Mortgage51.20%
Debt Free33.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.2%