Suffern, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,762 housing units in Suffern. This represents a 0.9% growth from 4,720 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,762 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Suffern is about 65.9%. Suffern's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.7%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Suffern were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.40%
One Bedroom28.70%
Two Bedrooms28.50%
Three Bedrooms27.20%
Four Bedrooms9.90%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$193,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$233,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.04
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$827

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan11.90%
Simple Mortgage54.70%
Debt Free27.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.5%