Scotia, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,410 housing units in Scotia. This represents a 7.4% growth from 3,176 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,410 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Scotia is about 67%. Scotia's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.2%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom13.90%
Two Bedrooms27.20%
Three Bedrooms39.90%
Four Bedrooms15.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$82,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$62,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.05
Median year structure was built1944
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$475

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.40%
Home Equity Loan7.80%
Simple Mortgage63.40%
Debt Free26.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%