Centereach, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,321 housing units in Centereach. This represents a 6.7% growth from 7,801 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,321 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Centereach is about 87.9%. Centereach's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.8%. Average household size is 3.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Centereach were built after 1966.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom3.40%
Two Bedrooms9.40%
Three Bedrooms42.80%
Four Bedrooms36.20%
Five Bedrooms or more7.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.34
Median year structure was built1966
Median Value of occupied units$159,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$150,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$917

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage10.30%
Home Equity Loan12.10%
Simple Mortgage59.10%
Debt Free17.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.5%