Farmingdale, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,290 housing units in Farmingdale. This represents a 0.7% decline from 3,314 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,290 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Farmingdale is about 60.5%. Farmingdale's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.2%. Average household size is 2.55 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Farmingdale were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.30%
One Bedroom30.50%
Two Bedrooms19.50%
Three Bedrooms27.40%
Four Bedrooms15%
Five Bedrooms or more3.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$212,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$162,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.28
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,044

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage1%
Home Equity Loan10.70%
Simple Mortgage57.20%
Debt Free30.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.8%