Southold, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,710 housing units in Southold. This represents a 4.8% growth from 3,539 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,589 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,121 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Southold is about 83%. Southold's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 37.5%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Southold were built after 1970.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom3.50%
Two Bedrooms25.10%
Three Bedrooms43.90%
Four Bedrooms18.90%
Five Bedrooms or more7.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.36
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$227,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$196,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$908

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.40%
Home Equity Loan4.70%
Simple Mortgage49%
Debt Free45%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.9%