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Babylon, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Babylon,NY index of house prices

Total population: 12,172 (All urban)

Houses: 4,722 (4,233 occupied: 3,125 owner occupied, 1,114 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

26%
State:

47%

Housing density: 1,956 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $317,292.

Median contract rent in 2016: $905 (lower quartile is $736, upper quartile is $1,092)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $2,712


Median gross rent in Babylon, NY in 2016: $983

Housing units in Babylon with a mortgage: 2,098 (74 second mortgage, 333 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,027

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $149,192

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $93,632

Median monthly housing costs: $2,115


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Babylon, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $452,581 (it was $207,300 in 2000)
Babylon:

$452,581
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $371,202 - $593,085

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $523,593
Here:

$523,593
State:

$357,272

Townhouses or other attached units: $515,956
Here:

$515,956
State:

$568,104

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $215,928
Here:

$215,928
State:

$650,258

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $361,353
Here:

$361,353
State:

$816,667
Median year house/condo built: 1953

Median year apartment built: 1951

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,085
  • In family households: 10,285 (1,524 male householders, 1,407 female householders)
    2,464 spouses, 3,729 children (3,561 natural, 124 adopted, 16 stepchildren), 154 grandchildren, 162 brothers or sisters, 350 parents, 334 other relatives, 111 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,772 (515 male householders (353 living alone)), 788 female householders (606 living alone)), 475 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 41

Size of family households: 1,105 2-persons, 764 3-persons, 676 4-persons, 284 5-persons, 36 6-persons, 71 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 960 1-person, 310 2-persons, 26 3-persons.

1,681 married couples with children.
309 single-parent households (35 men, 274 women).

89.2% of residents of Babylon speak English at home.
4.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
5.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 1,218 (10.1%)
(73.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.8
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Babylon, New York:

  • 6no bedroom
  • 501 bedroom
  • 4982 bedrooms
  • 1,3433 bedrooms
  • 9744 bedrooms
  • 2595+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Babylon population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Babylon, New York:

  • 162no bedroom
  • 3921 bedroom
  • 3692 bedrooms
  • 1853 bedrooms
  • 94 bedrooms
  • 95+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Babylon population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Babylon in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 53no vehicle
  • 6901 vehicle
  • 1,5182 vehicles
  • 5883 vehicles
  • 1814 vehicles
  • 895+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Babylon population

Cars and other vehicles available in Babylon in renter-occupied apartments

  • 159no vehicle
  • 4661 vehicle
  • 3842 vehicles
  • 823 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Babylon population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Babylon, New York:

  • 51 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 503 rooms
  • 1244 rooms
  • 4975 rooms
  • 7026 rooms
  • 5277 rooms
  • 6258 rooms
  • 5849+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Babylon population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Babylon, New York:

  • 1671 room
  • 402 rooms
  • 2723 rooms
  • 2814 rooms
  • 1525 rooms
  • 916 rooms
  • 757 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 419+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Babylon population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Babylon, NY household income distribution

  • Babylon, NY household income distribution
  • 121Less than $10,000
  • 83$10,000 to $14,999
  • 105$15,000 to $19,999
  • 109$20,000 to $24,999
  • 77$25,000 to $29,999
  • 116$30,000 to $34,999
  • 91$35,000 to $39,999
  • 67$40,000 to $44,999
  • 50$45,000 to $49,999
  • 213$50,000 to $59,999
  • 377$60,000 to $74,999
  • 488$75,000 to $99,999
  • 448$100,000 to $124,999
  • 501$125,000 to $149,999
  • 512$150,000 to $199,999
  • 913$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Babylon, NY

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Babylon, NY
  • 10Less than $10,000
  • 2$10,000 to $14,999
  • 7$20,000 to $24,999
  • 3$30,000 to $34,999
  • 13$35,000 to $39,999
  • 6$60,000 to $69,999
  • 3$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $174,999
  • 10$175,000 to $199,999
  • 98$200,000 to $249,999
  • 128$250,000 to $299,999
  • 878$300,000 to $399,999
  • 996$400,000 to $499,999
  • 888$500,000 to $749,999
  • 115$750,000 to $999,999
  • 12$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 39$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 29$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Babylon, NY

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Babylon, NY
  • 19Less than $100
  • 3$400 to $449
  • 6$650 to $699
  • 4$700 to $749
  • 57$800 to $899
  • 25$900 to $999
  • 158$1,000 to $1,249
  • 101$1,250 to $1,499
  • 470$1,500 to $1,999
  • 119$2,000 to $2,499
  • 95$2,500 to $2,999
  • 9$3,000 to $3,499
  • 45$3,500 or more
  • 59No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 582010 or later
  • 2812000 to 2009
  • 2581990 to 1999
  • 1631980 to 1989
  • 1151970 to 1979
  • 264Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Babylon population
Babylon commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 331
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 457
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 539
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 888
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 858
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 463
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 714
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 92
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 146
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 435
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 512
  • 90 or more minutes: 725
Babylon, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 65.7%
Number of people working at home: 363 (5.5% of all workers)

Babylon mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,773 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 515 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 84 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 44 (1%)
  • Railroad: 124 (2%)
  • Ferryboat: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 44 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 36 (1%)
  • Walked: 98 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 363 (6%)

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 1,395
 Irish: 817
 German: 243
 American: 191
 English: 168
 Russian: 107
 Polish: 103
 Greek: 87
 Ukrainian: 77
 European: 49
 Scottish: 34
 Romanian: 30
 Swedish: 29
 Eastern European: 28
 British: 25
 Hungarian: 24
 Danish: 21
 Dutch: 19
 Norwegian: 19
 Austrian: 18
 Slavic: 17
 French Canadian: 14
 Scotch-Irish: 14
 Welsh: 11
 French (except Basque): 10
 Albanian: 9
 Swiss: 9
 Lithuanian: 7
 Northern European: 7
 Slovak: 6
 Czech: 5
 Maltese: 4
 Israeli: 2
 Haitian: 2
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 1

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 11%Colombia
  • 10%Dominican Republic
  • 7%Korea
  • 7%Philippines
  • 7%Italy
  • 5%India
  • 5%Russia

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 10,110
  • Other state: 664
  • Northeast: 273
  • Midwest: 62
  • South: 219
  • West: 108

93% of Babylon residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 53% lived in New York.

Babylon:

92.7%
State average:

89.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 51
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 15
  • 7th and 8th grade: 17
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 32
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 913
  • Less than 1 year of college: 201
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 590
  • Associate degree: 380
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,166
  • Master's degree: 598
  • Professional school degree: 153
  • Doctorate degree: 61

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 7
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 20
  • 7th and 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 67
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,144
  • Less than 1 year of college: 272
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 377
  • Associate degree: 486
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,283
  • Master's degree: 852
  • Professional school degree: 132
  • Doctorate degree: 28

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.9%Males
  • 3.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 25.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 1.0%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.4%Females
Babylon marital status for males
Babylon marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,542
  • One, attached: 210
  • Two: 178
  • 3 or 4: 264
  • 5 to 9: 163
  • 10 to 19: 61
  • 20 to 49: 228
  • 50 or more: 66
  • Mobile homes: 5

Median worth of mobile homes: $281,954

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 19 years ago

Renter moved in on average 6 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Babylon:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Babylon
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (61.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (34.8%)
  • Electricity (5.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.7%)
  • Wood (0.3%)
  • Utility gas (62.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (24.6%)
  • Electricity (10.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 63
Here:

6.4%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 44
Here:

6.6%
New York:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 210
Here:

36.0%
New York:

34.3%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)