New York Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for New York

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

New York has 8,108,103 total housing units. This is an increase of 428,796 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,679,307 total homes. It's an increase of 881,212 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,226,891 total homes. New York saw an increase of 452,416 units between 1990 and 2000. Of New York's 8,108,103 total housing units, 90.25% are occupied home units, and 9.75% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 7,317,755 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 260,895 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,056,860 occupied units. It's an increase of 678,433 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,639,322 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 417,538 units between 1990 and 2000. Of New York's 7,317,755 occupied housing units, 35.67% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 46.73% are renter occupied housing units, and 17.6% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

New York has 3,419,918 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 102,224 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,317,694 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 245,032 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,174,886 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 142,808 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

New York has 2,610,123 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

New York has 1,287,714 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 790,348 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 167,901 units since the year 2000 when it had 622,447 vacant home units. It's an increase of 202,779 units since the year 1990 when it had 587,569 vacant units. There was an increase of 34,878 units between 1990 and 2000. Of New York's 790,348 vacant housing units, 25.31% are for rent home units, 1.62% are rented - but not occupied home units, 9.77% are for sale home units, 2.66% are sold - but not occupied home units, 36.6% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.11% are for migrant workers units, and 23.92% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 200,039 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 41,470 units since the year 2000 when it had 158,569 for rent units. It's an increase of 36,309 units since the year 1990 when it had 163,730 for rent homes. New York saw a decrease of -5,161 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

New York has 12,786 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -27,653 units since the year 2000 when it had 40,439 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 77,225 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 17,820 units since the year 2000 when it had 59,405 for sale home units. It's an increase of 9,045 units since the year 1990 when it had 68,180 for sale home units. New York saw a decrease of -8,775 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

New York has 21,027 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 289,301 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 54,258 units since the year 2000 when it had 235,043 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 76,676 units since the year 1990 when it had 212,625 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 22,418 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 892 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 142 units since the year 2000 when it had 750 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 81 units since the year 1990 when it had 811 for migrant workers homes. New York saw a decrease of -61 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

New York has 189,078 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 60,837 units since the year 2000 when it had 128,241 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 91,817 units since the year 1990 when it had 97,261 listed as vacant other home units. New York saw an increase of 30,980 units between 1990 and 2000.