Valley Cottage, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,399 housing units in Valley Cottage. This represents a 7.8% growth from 3,152 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,399 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Valley Cottage is about 82.4%. Valley Cottage's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.9%. Average household size is 2.68 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Valley Cottage were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom18.80%
Two Bedrooms20.60%
Three Bedrooms25.40%
Four Bedrooms28.60%
Five Bedrooms or more5.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.85
Median year structure was built1971
Median Value of occupied units$229,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$137,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.88
Median year structure was built1966

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1%
Second Mortgage6.30%
Home Equity Loan9.50%
Simple Mortgage59.10%
Debt Free24%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.1%