Garden City, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,549 housing units in Garden City. This represents a 2.2% decline from 7,716 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,549 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Garden City is about 93.3%. Garden City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.2%. Average household size is 2.83 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Garden City were built after 1948.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom7.80%
Two Bedrooms8.80%
Three Bedrooms38.40%
Four Bedrooms29.60%
Five Bedrooms or more15%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.89
Median year structure was built1949
Median Value of occupied units$460,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$1,000,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1941
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,489

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.10%
Home Equity Loan10.50%
Simple Mortgage50.60%
Debt Free35.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.7%