Smithtown, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,990 housing units in Smithtown. This represents a 7.5% growth from 8,360 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,990 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Smithtown is about 87.8%. Smithtown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.7%. Average household size is 2.95 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Smithtown were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom7.40%
Two Bedrooms9.10%
Three Bedrooms37.10%
Four Bedrooms36.10%
Five Bedrooms or more9.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.11
Median year structure was built1965
Median Value of occupied units$260,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$291,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.82
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$809

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage5.50%
Home Equity Loan10.10%
Simple Mortgage54.10%
Debt Free30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.1%