East Meadow, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 12,387 housing units in East Meadow. This represents a 7.6% growth from 11,511 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 12,387 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in East Meadow is about 87.9%. East Meadow's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.5%. Average household size is 2.94 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in East Meadow were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom5.40%
Two Bedrooms14.60%
Three Bedrooms43.40%
Four Bedrooms29.90%
Five Bedrooms or more6%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.01
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$214,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$225,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.48
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,058

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan7.30%
Simple Mortgage50.20%
Debt Free37%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.8%