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Elmont, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Elmont,NY index of house prices

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

Houses: 10,375 (9,815 occupied: 7,770 owner occupied, 2,043 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

21%
State:

47%

Housing density: 3,047 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $237,397.

Median contract rent in 2016: $791 (lower quartile is $1,232, upper quartile is $1,045)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,681


Median gross rent in Elmont, NY in 2016: $843

Housing units in Elmont with a mortgage: 5,727 (206 second mortgage, 678 home equity loan, 12 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,995

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $114,475

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $77,090

Median monthly housing costs: $2,221


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Elmont, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $381,950 (it was $191,800 in 2000)
Elmont:

$381,950
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $331,783 - $456,821
Median year house/condo built: 1952

Median year apartment built: 1955

Household type by relationship:

Households: 37,185
  • In family households: 34,727 (3,807 male householders, 4,256 female householders)
    5,213 spouses, 12,592 children (11,857 natural, 219 adopted, 478 stepchildren), 964 grandchildren, 1,387 brothers or sisters, 2,287 parents, 2,518 other relatives, 1,781 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,443 (978 male householders (796 living alone)), 796 female householders (619 living alone)), 660 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 32

Size of family households: 1,941 2-persons, 1,729 3-persons, 1,788 4-persons, 1,222 5-persons, 684 6-persons, 620 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,409 1-person, 198 2-persons, 53 3-persons, 75 4-persons.

4,297 married couples with children.
1,617 single-parent households (493 men, 1,124 women).

50.6% of residents of Elmont speak English at home.
18.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
24.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
5.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
2.1% of residents speak other language at home (86% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 16,842 (45.3%)
(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:

4.6
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 60no bedroom
  • 741 bedroom
  • 8122 bedrooms
  • 3,0623 bedrooms
  • 2,9774 bedrooms
  • 7985+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Elmont population

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

  • 150no bedroom
  • 3351 bedroom
  • 7132 bedrooms
  • 6383 bedrooms
  • 1844 bedrooms
  • 235+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Elmont population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 331no vehicle
  • 2,0031 vehicle
  • 3,0592 vehicles
  • 1,4733 vehicles
  • 8074 vehicles
  • 965+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Elmont population

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

  • 333no vehicle
  • 1,0391 vehicle
  • 4052 vehicles
  • 2483 vehicles
  • 274 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Elmont population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 671 room
  • 192 rooms
  • 733 rooms
  • 3324 rooms
  • 9705 rooms
  • 2,1616 rooms
  • 2,0737 rooms
  • 1,0798 rooms
  • 1,0179+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Elmont population

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

  • 1541 room
  • 1402 rooms
  • 2293 rooms
  • 4624 rooms
  • 4595 rooms
  • 3926 rooms
  • 1097 rooms
  • 268 rooms
  • 629+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Elmont 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 %

  • Elmont, NY household income distribution

  • Elmont, NY household income distribution
  • 109Less than $10,000
  • 345$10,000 to $14,999
  • 225$15,000 to $19,999
  • 221$20,000 to $24,999
  • 251$25,000 to $29,999
  • 310$30,000 to $34,999
  • 387$35,000 to $39,999
  • 254$40,000 to $44,999
  • 175$45,000 to $49,999
  • 752$50,000 to $59,999
  • 677$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,419$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,456$100,000 to $124,999
  • 976$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,027$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,142$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Elmont, NY

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Elmont, NY
  • 11Less than $10,000
  • 14$10,000 to $14,999
  • 18$30,000 to $34,999
  • 16$35,000 to $39,999
  • 14$40,000 to $49,999
  • 9$50,000 to $59,999
  • 5$60,000 to $69,999
  • 16$70,000 to $79,999
  • 42$80,000 to $89,999
  • 6$90,000 to $99,999
  • 26$100,000 to $124,999
  • 13$125,000 to $149,999
  • 25$150,000 to $174,999
  • 49$175,000 to $199,999
  • 248$200,000 to $249,999
  • 639$250,000 to $299,999
  • 3,224$300,000 to $399,999
  • 2,019$400,000 to $499,999
  • 637$500,000 to $749,999
  • 105$750,000 to $999,999
  • 23$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 15$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Elmont, NY

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Elmont, NY
  • 33$100 to $149
  • 7$200 to $249
  • 6$350 to $399
  • 11$450 to $499
  • 7$500 to $549
  • 25$650 to $699
  • 31$700 to $749
  • 6$750 to $799
  • 36$800 to $899
  • 39$900 to $999
  • 264$1,000 to $1,249
  • 375$1,250 to $1,499
  • 741$1,500 to $1,999
  • 186$2,000 to $2,499
  • 44$2,500 to $2,999
  • 130No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,7362010 or later
  • 3,7172000 to 2009
  • 4,4791990 to 1999
  • 4,4511980 to 1989
  • 2,4261970 to 1979
  • 1,959Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Elmont population
Elmont commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 140
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 546
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,197
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,914
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 2,417
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 673
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 3,252
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 222
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1,723
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,711
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 3,640
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,781
Elmont, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 46.1%
Number of people working at home: 419 (2.1% of all workers)

Elmont mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,111 (65%)
  • Carpooled: 463 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 534 (8%)
  • Subway or elevated: 82 (1%)
  • Railroad: 84 (1%)
  • Ferryboat: 3 (0%)
  • Taxi: 51 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 57 (1%)
  • Walked: 414 (7%)
  • Worked at home: 419 (7%)

First ancestries reported:

 Haitian: 5,919
 Jamaican: 3,236
 Italian: 1,371
 Guyanese: 597
 American: 524
 Nigerian: 281
 African: 268
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 239
 West Indian: 214
 Irish: 175
 Russian: 158
 Polish: 152
 German: 135
 English: 128
 Scotch-Irish: 117
 Turkish: 85
 Dutch West Indian: 81
 Afghan: 64
 British West Indian: 58
 Brazilian: 42
 Portuguese: 41
 Austrian: 34
 Dutch: 32
 Barbadian: 31
 Hungarian: 31
 Eastern European: 28
 Scottish: 28
 British: 22
 Maltese: 21
 Armenian: 18
 Swedish: 16
 Greek: 13
 French (except Basque): 13
 French Canadian: 12
 Czechoslovakian: 10
 Israeli: 7
 Ukrainian: 7
 European: 6
 Iranian: 5
 Canadian: 3
 Ghanaian: 3

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

  • 23%Haiti
  • 17%Jamaica
  • 7%India
  • 7%Pakistan
  • 6%Dominican Republic
  • 4%Guyana
  • 4%Colombia

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

  • This state: 17,901
  • Other state: 1,948
  • Northeast: 304
  • Midwest: 80
  • South: 1,319
  • West: 192

93% of Elmont residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 93% lived in New York.

Elmont:

93.4%
State average:

89.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 360
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 92
  • 5th and 6th grade: 118
  • 7th and 8th grade: 243
  • 9th grade: 97
  • 10th grade: 68
  • 11th grade: 178
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 351
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,479
  • Less than 1 year of college: 383
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,607
  • Associate degree: 1,416
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,112
  • Master's degree: 586
  • Professional school degree: 115
  • Doctorate degree: 82

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 343
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 160
  • 5th and 6th grade: 290
  • 7th and 8th grade: 154
  • 9th grade: 43
  • 10th grade: 155
  • 11th grade: 170
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 235
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,421
  • Less than 1 year of college: 390
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,235
  • Associate degree: 1,240
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,601
  • Master's degree: 1,383
  • Professional school degree: 196
  • Doctorate degree: 48

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.2%Males
  • 4.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 7.0%Males
  • 3.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 3.7%Males
  • 3.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 10.3%Males
  • 1.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 4.1%Males
  • 0.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 7.4%Males
  • 2.5%Females
Elmont marital status for males
Elmont marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,987
  • One, attached: 277
  • Two: 1,526
  • 3 or 4: 145
  • 5 to 9: 132
  • 10 to 19: 86
  • 20 to 49: 52
  • 50 or more: 40
  • Mobile homes: 29

Median worth of mobile homes: $233,999

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.5%

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:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Elmont
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (60.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (35.8%)
  • Electricity (2.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • Wood (0.1%)
  • Utility gas (66.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19.1%)
  • Electricity (9.1%)
  • No fuel used (3.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 334
Here:

9.5%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 195
Here:

10.0%
New York:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 812
Here:

29.2%
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)