Wappingers Falls, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,131 housing units in Wappingers Falls. This represents a 3.5% growth from 2,058 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,131 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wappingers Falls is about 39.7%. Wappingers Falls's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.5%. Average household size is 2.45 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wappingers Falls were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.60%
One Bedroom21.90%
Two Bedrooms39.70%
Three Bedrooms23.60%
Four Bedrooms7.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$127,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$132,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.32
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$589

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4%
Home Equity Loan2.40%
Simple Mortgage47.40%
Debt Free46.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.7%