Watervliet, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,116 housing units in Watervliet. This represents a 0.6% decline from 5,145 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,116 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Watervliet is about 41.3%. Watervliet's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.8%. Average household size is 2.18 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Watervliet were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom20%
Two Bedrooms26%
Three Bedrooms39.30%
Four Bedrooms8.90%
Five Bedrooms or more4.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$84,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$76,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1944
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$467

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.90%
Home Equity Loan8.60%
Simple Mortgage38.10%
Debt Free48.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18%