Medford, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,939 housing units in Medford. This represents a 7.4% growth from 6,458 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,939 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Medford is about 89.3%. Medford's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.1%. Average household size is 3.23 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Medford were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom6.90%
Two Bedrooms11.30%
Three Bedrooms49.50%
Four Bedrooms24.30%
Five Bedrooms or more7.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.32
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$145,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$141,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1976
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,028

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage11.10%
Home Equity Loan8.30%
Simple Mortgage64.80%
Debt Free14.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.9%