Scarsdale, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,795 housing units in Scarsdale. This represents a 3.8% growth from 5,581 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,795 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Scarsdale is about 91.1%. Scarsdale's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.3%. Average household size is 3.14 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Scarsdale were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom2.30%
Two Bedrooms5.50%
Three Bedrooms24.10%
Four Bedrooms33.90%
Five Bedrooms or more33.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.14
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$708,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$520,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.19
Median year structure was built1949

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage6.30%
Home Equity Loan11.10%
Simple Mortgage51%
Debt Free31.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.1%