West Bay Shore, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,773 housing units in West Bay Shore. This represents a 0.8% decline from 1,788 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,773 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 Bay Shore is about 94.9%. West Bay Shore's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3%. Average household size is 2.77 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Bay Shore were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom1.70%
Two Bedrooms17%
Three Bedrooms52.40%
Four Bedrooms20.60%
Five Bedrooms or more8%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.81
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$190,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.98
Median year structure was built1976

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage6.30%
Home Equity Loan7.30%
Simple Mortgage56.50%
Debt Free29.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.1%