Skaneateles, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,192 housing units in Skaneateles. This represents a 2.5% decline from 1,223 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,141 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 51 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Skaneateles is about 69.6%. Skaneateles's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.5%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom19.30%
Two Bedrooms17.10%
Three Bedrooms26.80%
Four Bedrooms28.70%
Five Bedrooms or more8.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.91
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$161,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$66,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.26
Median year structure was built1939
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$440

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.60%
Home Equity Loan13%
Simple Mortgage53%
Debt Free24.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.6%