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Lee, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Lee,NY index of house prices

Total population: 6,486 (Urban population: 2,575 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 4,300 (86 farm, 4,214 nonfarm))

Houses: 2,724 (2,490 occupied: 2,210 owner occupied, 330 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

13%
State:

47%

Housing density: 60 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $140,434.

Median contract rent in 2016: $504 (lower quartile is $310, upper quartile is $1,037)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $597


Median gross rent in Lee, NY in 2016: $628

Housing units in Lee with a mortgage: 948 (72 second mortgage, 177 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 508



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Lee, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $129,269 (it was $75,700 in 2000)
Lee:

$129,269
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $96,828 - $209,626

Household type by relationship:

Households: 221,473
  • In family households: 180,003 (38,915 male householders, 19,474 female householders)
    41,459 spouses, 64,645 children (60,737 natural, 1,263 adopted, 2,645 stepchildren), 3,730 grandchildren, 1,655 brothers or sisters, 1,752 parents, 1,721 other relatives, 5,703 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 41,470 (16,117 male householders (12,914 living alone)), 18,522 female householders (16,047 living alone)), 6,831 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 13,405 (8,414 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

36,373 married couples with children.
15,413 single-parent households (3,340 men, 12,073 women).

96.1% of residents of Lee speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 23% speak English not well).
2.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (54% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 30% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (40% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 30% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 188 (2.8%)
(94.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.5
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 Lee, New York:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 141 bedroom
  • 4192 bedrooms
  • 1,2173 bedrooms
  • 4174 bedrooms
  • 1295+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lee population

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1031 bedroom
  • 1152 bedrooms
  • 1093 bedrooms
  • 404 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lee population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 79no vehicle
  • 5801 vehicle
  • 1,1112 vehicles
  • 3313 vehicles
  • 604 vehicles
  • 355+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lee population

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

  • 104no vehicle
  • 1321 vehicle
  • 1182 vehicles
  • 133 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lee population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 01 room
  • 72 rooms
  • 223 rooms
  • 1484 rooms
  • 5345 rooms
  • 5316 rooms
  • 3667 rooms
  • 2518 rooms
  • 3379+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lee population

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

  • 01 room
  • 342 rooms
  • 783 rooms
  • 684 rooms
  • 895 rooms
  • 506 rooms
  • 147 rooms
  • 208 rooms
  • 149+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lee population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Lee, NY household income distribution

  • 77Less than $10,000
  • 56$10,000 to $14,999
  • 102$15,000 to $19,999
  • 97$20,000 to $24,999
  • 114$25,000 to $29,999
  • 167$30,000 to $34,999
  • 114$35,000 to $39,999
  • 82$40,000 to $44,999
  • 128$45,000 to $49,999
  • 344$50,000 to $59,999
  • 313$60,000 to $74,999
  • 544$75,000 to $99,999
  • 195$100,000 to $124,999
  • 149$125,000 to $149,999
  • 209$150,000 to $199,999
  • 47$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 191995 to March 2000
  • 151990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 61980 to 1984
  • 231975 to 1979
  • 51970 to 1974
  • 281965 to 1969
  • 38Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Lee population
Lee commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 43
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 162
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 496
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 731
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 562
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 145
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 305
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 101
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 142
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 261
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 63
  • 90 or more minutes: 68
Lee, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 91.2%
Number of people working at home: 109 (3.5% of all workers)

Lee mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,707 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 312 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0%)
  • Walked: 43 (1%)
  • Other means: 13 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 89 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Unclassified or not reported: 1,376
 Italian: 1,068
 German: 943
 Irish: 715
 English: 462
 Polish: 432
 United States or American: 394
 Other groups: 307
 French (except Basque): 214
 Dutch: 123
 French Canadian: 120
 Swiss: 118
 Ukrainian: 106
 Welsh: 99
 Scottish: 69
 European: 47
 Norwegian: 42
 Scotch-Irish: 39
 British: 32
 Russian: 25
 Czech: 15
 Portuguese: 14
 Danish: 13
 Hungarian: 13
 Swedish: 11
 Canadian: 10
 Slovak: 10
 Slovene: 10
 Greek: 9
 Finnish: 7
 Latvian: 7
 Austrian: 5
 Belgian: 5
 Celtic: 5
 Czechoslovakian: 5
 Australian: 5

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

  • 24%Germany
  • 15%United Kingdom
  • 15%Korea
  • 10%Japan
  • 7%Dominican Republic
  • 5%Other Eastern Europe
  • 4%Other Northern Europe

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

  • This state: 5,518
  • Other state: 1,148
  • Northeast: 499
  • Midwest: 176
  • South: 337
  • West: 136

68% of Lee residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 80% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 45% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 25
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 6
  • 7th and 8th grade: 50
  • 9th grade: 53
  • 10th grade: 69
  • 11th grade: 90
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 46
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 823
  • Less than 1 year of college: 136
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 299
  • Associate degree: 118
  • Bachelor's degree: 289
  • Master's degree: 182
  • Professional school degree: 44
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 3
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 15
  • 7th and 8th grade: 58
  • 9th grade: 57
  • 10th grade: 64
  • 11th grade: 70
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 60
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 741
  • Less than 1 year of college: 248
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 351
  • Associate degree: 281
  • Bachelor's degree: 244
  • Master's degree: 129
  • Professional school degree: 25
  • Doctorate degree: 8

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Lee marital status for males
Lee marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,907
  • One, attached: 14
  • Two: 41
  • 3 or 4: 44
  • 5 to 9: 15
  • 50 or more: 85
  • Mobile homes: 593

Median worth of mobile homes: $56,485

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.3%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Lee:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lee
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (41.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (41.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.1%)
  • Wood (5.8%)
  • Electricity (3.1%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (34.3%)
  • Electricity (27.2%)
  • Utility gas (21.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13.1%)
  • Wood (2.2%)
  • Other fuel (1.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 65
Here:

6.6%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 14
Here:

2.9%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 87
Here:

31.1%
New York:

38.2%

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)