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Elmont, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $398,662 (it was $191,800 in 2000)
Elmont:

$398,662
New York:

$314,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $350,985 - $469,543

Elmont,NY index of house prices

Total population: 33,198 (Urban population: 32,657, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 10,478 (9,864 occupied: 7,748 owner occupied, 2,120 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

21%
State:

46%

Housing density: 3,077 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $232,363.

Median contract rent in 2017: $1,582 (lower quartile is $1,232, upper quartile is $1,045)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $1,787


Median gross rent in Elmont, NY in 2017: $1,686

Housing units in Elmont with a mortgage: 5,605 (243 second mortgage, 564 home equity loan, 37 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,143

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $117,471

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $78,641

Median monthly housing costs: $2,201


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Elmont, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1952

Median year apartment built: 1955

Household type by relationship:

Households: 36,809
  • In family households: 34,367 (3,935 male householders, 4,156 female householders)
    5,200 spouses, 12,285 children (11,504 natural, 167 adopted, 630 stepchildren), 1,050 grandchildren, 1,437 brothers or sisters, 2,479 parents, 2,554 other relatives, 1,371 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,379 (849 male householders (737 living alone)), 865 female householders (630 living alone)), 675 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 33

Size of family households: 1,967 2-persons, 1,761 3-persons, 1,776 4-persons, 1,195 5-persons, 776 6-persons, 649 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,372 1-person, 192 2-persons, 115 3-persons, 71 4-persons.

4,437 married couples with children.
1,250 single-parent households (441 men, 809 women).

51.8% of residents of Elmont speak English at home.
18.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
22.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
4.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (66% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
2.5% of residents speak other language at home (90% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 17,062 (46.4%)
(66.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.8
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Elmont, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Elmont, New York
  • 80no bedroom
  • 651 bedroom
  • 5392 bedrooms
  • 3,0783 bedrooms
  • 3,1464 bedrooms
  • 8705+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elmont, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elmont, New York
  • 177no bedroom
  • 3431 bedroom
  • 6472 bedrooms
  • 6823 bedrooms
  • 1994 bedrooms
  • 495+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Elmont in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Elmont in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 320no vehicle
  • 2,0771 vehicle
  • 3,0262 vehicles
  • 1,4363 vehicles
  • 7914 vehicles
  • 1075+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Elmont in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Elmont in renter-occupied apartments
  • 349no vehicle
  • 9701 vehicle
  • 4772 vehicles
  • 3203 vehicles
  • 274 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Elmont, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Elmont, New York
  • 781 room
  • 152 rooms
  • 873 rooms
  • 2834 rooms
  • 8685 rooms
  • 2,1106 rooms
  • 2,1327 rooms
  • 1,1838 rooms
  • 1,0099+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elmont, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elmont, New York
  • 1751 room
  • 1082 rooms
  • 2573 rooms
  • 3454 rooms
  • 5525 rooms
  • 3626 rooms
  • 2087 rooms
  • 638 rooms
  • 399+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2017 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 Elmont, NY
  • Elmont, NY household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Elmont, NY in 2017
  • 163Less than $10,000
  • 557$10,000 to $19,999
  • 350$20,000 to $29,999
  • 696$30,000 to $39,999
  • 569$40,000 to $49,999
  • 620$50,000 to $59,999
  • 664$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,390$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,483$100,000 to $124,999
  • 882$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,241$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,151$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Elmont, NY

  • Distribution of house value in Elmont, NY in 2017
  • 16Less than $10,000
  • 9$10,000 to $14,999
  • 9$30,000 to $34,999
  • 8$35,000 to $39,999
  • 35$40,000 to $49,999
  • 5$60,000 to $69,999
  • 24$70,000 to $79,999
  • 47$80,000 to $89,999
  • 3$90,000 to $99,999
  • 35$100,000 to $124,999
  • 7$125,000 to $149,999
  • 7$150,000 to $174,999
  • 19$175,000 to $199,999
  • 196$200,000 to $249,999
  • 514$250,000 to $299,999
  • 2,824$300,000 to $399,999
  • 2,327$400,000 to $499,999
  • 767$500,000 to $749,999
  • 103$750,000 to $999,999
  • 9$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 14$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Elmont, NY

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Elmont, NY in 2017
  • 28$100 to $149
  • 6$350 to $399
  • 11$500 to $549
  • 31$650 to $699
  • 54$700 to $749
  • 8$750 to $799
  • 48$800 to $899
  • 52$900 to $999
  • 203$1,000 to $1,249
  • 275$1,250 to $1,499
  • 881$1,500 to $1,999
  • 231$2,000 to $2,499
  • 83$2,500 to $2,999
  • 127No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 45.7%
Number of people working at home: 334 (1.7% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 130
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 363
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,243
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,847
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 2,835
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 778
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,984
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 280
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1,944
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,535
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 3,751
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,680
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Elmont

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,939 (66%)
  • Carpooled: 496 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 412 (7%)
  • Subway or elevated: 64 (1%)
  • Railroad: 76 (1%)
  • Ferryboat: 16 (0%)
  • Taxi: 44 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 41 (1%)
  • Walked: 525 (9%)
  • Worked at home: 334 (6%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 4.4%Males
  • 1.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 6.6%Males
  • 3.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 5.4%Males
  • 2.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 7.1%Males
  • 1.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 11.5%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 7.3%Males
  • 1.7%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Elmont, New York
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Elmont, New York
  • 1,7042010 or later
  • 3,9702000 to 2009
  • 3,9441990 to 1999
  • 4,4511980 to 1989
  • 2,4261970 to 1979
  • 1,959Before 1970
Ancestries in Elmont, NY

First ancestries reported:

  • Haitian: 3,890 (15.2%)
  • Jamaican: 3,642 (14.2%)
  • Italian: 1,341 (5.2%)
  • Guyanese: 853 (3.3%)
  • American: 400 (1.6%)
  • Nigerian: 345 (1.3%)
  • Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 306 (1.2%)
  • African: 293 (1.1%)
  • Irish: 169 (0.7%)
  • Russian: 149 (0.6%)
  • Polish: 139 (0.5%)
  • Croatian: 122 (0.5%)
  • West Indian: 110 (0.4%)
  • German: 100 (0.4%)
  • English: 72 (0.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 53 (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 42 (0.2%)
  • Greek: 41 (0.2%)
  • British West Indian: 39 (0.2%)
  • Barbadian: 38 (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 31 (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 30 (0.1%)
  • Turkish: 29 (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 23 (0.09%)
  • Brazilian: 20 (0.08%)
  • Scottish: 16 (0.06%)
  • Israeli: 14 (0.05%)
  • Maltese: 13 (0.05%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 12 (0.05%)
  • Armenian: 10 (0.04%)
  • Iranian: 8 (0.03%)
  • Dutch: 7 (0.03%)
  • French: 7 (0.03%)
  • European: 7 (0.03%)
  • Swedish: 5 (0.02%)
  • Canadian: 2 (0.01%)

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

Haiti
Elmont:

20.0% (3,407)
New York:

2.9% (131,215)

Jamaica
Elmont:

18.2% (3,113)
New York:

5.3% (236,229)

India
Elmont:

6.9% (1,176)
New York:

3.6% (160,779)

Dominican Republic
Elmont:

5.4% (921)
New York:

11.0% (494,465)

Guyana
Elmont:

4.4% (758)
New York:

3.7% (164,094)

Pakistan
Elmont:

4.0% (687)
New York:

1.5% (65,360)

Trinidad and Tobago
Elmont:

3.8% (654)
New York:

2.2% (97,247)

El Salvador
Elmont:

3.4% (588)
New York:

2.5% (112,065)

Colombia
Elmont:

3.4% (585)
New York:

2.3% (103,694)

Nigeria
Elmont:

3.4% (576)
New York:

0.7% (31,873)

Ecuador
Elmont:

3.2% (547)
New York:

4.0% (178,569)

Mexico
Elmont:

3.0% (518)
New York:

5.2% (232,937)

Guatemala
Elmont:

2.5% (429)
New York:

1.4% (64,973)

Peru
Elmont:

2.4% (401)
New York:

1.2% (54,121)

Philippines
Elmont:

1.9% (332)
New York:

2.0% (88,891)

Bangladesh
Elmont:

1.6% (267)
New York:

2.1% (96,360)

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

  • This state: 17,771
  • Other state: 1,623
  • Northeast: 249
  • Midwest: 69
  • South: 1,170
  • West: 119

94.5% of Elmont residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28.7% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 93.4% lived in New York.


Elmont:

94.5%
State average:

89.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 370
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 93
  • 5th and 6th grade: 195
  • 7th and 8th grade: 261
  • 9th grade: 86
  • 10th grade: 56
  • 11th grade: 237
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 277
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,535
  • Less than 1 year of college: 470
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,181
  • Associate degree: 1,651
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,182
  • Master's degree: 598
  • Professional school degree: 128
  • Doctorate degree: 72
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 479
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 130
  • 5th and 6th grade: 206
  • 7th and 8th grade: 235
  • 9th grade: 39
  • 10th grade: 104
  • 11th grade: 217
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 250
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,472
  • Less than 1 year of college: 309
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,148
  • Associate degree: 1,272
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,623
  • Master's degree: 1,512
  • Professional school degree: 181
  • Doctorate degree: 40
Educational Attainment for Females
Elmont marital status for males
Elmont marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,104
  • One, attached: 219
  • Two: 1,440
  • 3 or 4: 195
  • 5 to 9: 122
  • 10 to 19: 87
  • 20 to 49: 45
  • 50 or more: 25
  • Mobile homes: 70

Median worth of mobile homes: $270,947

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 0.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 1.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 6 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Elmont
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Elmont, NY
  • 59.4%Utility gas
  • 37.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Elmont, NY
  • 67.1%Utility gas
  • 21.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.9%Electricity
  • 3.1%No fuel used
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 326
Here:

9.7%
New York:

13.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 125
Here:

6.8%
New York:

13.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 724
Here:

29.3%
New York:

33.9%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability