West Babylon, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 14,568 housing units in West Babylon. This represents a 5.6% growth from 13,799 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 14,568 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Babylon is about 74.9%. West Babylon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.1%. Average household size is 3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Babylon were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom13.80%
Two Bedrooms15%
Three Bedrooms40.10%
Four Bedrooms23.10%
Five Bedrooms or more7.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.22
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$164,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$157,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$950

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.40%
Home Equity Loan8.70%
Simple Mortgage56.60%
Debt Free28.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.4%