Rockville Centre, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,421 housing units in Rockville Centre. This represents a 0.8% decline from 9,497 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 9,421 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Rockville Centre is about 71.3%. Rockville Centre's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.3%. Average household size is 2.64 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rockville Centre were built after 1944.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.90%
One Bedroom18.10%
Two Bedrooms14.60%
Three Bedrooms32.20%
Four Bedrooms22.70%
Five Bedrooms or more8.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.94
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$355,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$375,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$515

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage5.10%
Home Equity Loan10.60%
Simple Mortgage54.70%
Debt Free29.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.6%