Wading River, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,713 housing units in Wading River. This represents a 26.7% growth from 2,142 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,478 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 235 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wading River is about 90.2%. Wading River's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.6%. Average household size is 2.75 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wading River were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom4.40%
Two Bedrooms22.90%
Three Bedrooms42.60%
Four Bedrooms24.80%
Five Bedrooms or more4.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.81
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$197,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$131,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.12
Median year structure was built1967

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage6%
Home Equity Loan13.80%
Simple Mortgage58.10%
Debt Free21.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24%