Chester, NY Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,484 housing units in Chester.
This represents a 4% growth from 1,427 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 1,451 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 33 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Chester is about 57.9%.
Chester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.4%.
Average household size is 2.51 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chester were built after 1976.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||2.20%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Median year structure was built||1975|
|Median Value of occupied units||$130,200|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$97,400|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Median year structure was built||1976|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$805|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||12.60%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||23.3%|