West Seneca, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 18,960 housing units in West Seneca. This represents a 6.4% growth from 17,818 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 18,960 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 Seneca is about 78.2%. West Seneca's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.4%. Average household size is 2.48 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Seneca were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom5.80%
Two Bedrooms24.60%
Three Bedrooms48.90%
Four Bedrooms17.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$95,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$85,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.81
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$455

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage4.80%
Home Equity Loan12.50%
Simple Mortgage46.20%
Debt Free36.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.7%