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Lyme, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Lyme,NY index of house prices

Total population: 2,185 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 2,020 (70 farm, 1,950 nonfarm))

Houses: 2,341 (856 occupied: 704 owner occupied, 140 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

17%
State:

47%

Housing density: 42 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $179,386.

Median contract rent in 2016: $704 (lower quartile is $538, upper quartile is $980)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,023


Median gross rent in Lyme, NY in 2016: $515

Housing units in Lyme with a mortgage: 290 (10 second mortgage, 59 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 229



Lyme, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $162,953 (it was $72,000 in 2000)
Lyme:

$162,953
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $98,077 - $282,625

Household type by relationship:

Households: 110,059
  • In family households: 92,854 (20,324 male householders, 9,309 female householders)
    22,194 spouses, 33,918 children (30,893 natural, 747 adopted, 2,278 stepchildren), 1,654 grandchildren, 586 brothers or sisters, 657 parents, 750 other relatives, 2,961 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 17,205 (6,972 male householders (5,270 living alone)), 6,846 female householders (5,853 living alone)), 3,387 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 6,170 (2,196 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.

20,842 married couples with children.
6,678 single-parent households (1,793 men, 4,885 women).

97.7% of residents of Lyme speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English not well).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 23 (1.1%)
(95.7% 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:

6.1
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 281 bedroom
  • 1882 bedrooms
  • 3393 bedrooms
  • 1064 bedrooms
  • 375+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lyme population

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

  • 2no bedroom
  • 321 bedroom
  • 362 bedrooms
  • 443 bedrooms
  • 164 bedrooms
  • 15+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lyme population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 22no vehicle
  • 2041 vehicle
  • 3332 vehicles
  • 1073 vehicles
  • 224 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lyme population

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

  • 25no vehicle
  • 571 vehicle
  • 392 vehicles
  • 73 vehicles
  • 34 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lyme population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 01 room
  • 62 rooms
  • 173 rooms
  • 854 rooms
  • 1265 rooms
  • 1736 rooms
  • 1247 rooms
  • 708 rooms
  • 979+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lyme population

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

  • 21 room
  • 72 rooms
  • 123 rooms
  • 304 rooms
  • 315 rooms
  • 296 rooms
  • 27 rooms
  • 108 rooms
  • 89+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lyme population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Lyme, NY household income distribution

  • 52Less than $10,000
  • 23$10,000 to $14,999
  • 50$15,000 to $19,999
  • 60$20,000 to $24,999
  • 47$25,000 to $29,999
  • 62$30,000 to $34,999
  • 41$35,000 to $39,999
  • 67$40,000 to $44,999
  • 24$45,000 to $49,999
  • 67$50,000 to $59,999
  • 88$60,000 to $74,999
  • 149$75,000 to $99,999
  • 89$100,000 to $124,999
  • 20$125,000 to $149,999
  • 28$150,000 to $199,999
  • 18$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 41980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 21970 to 1974
  • 71965 to 1969
  • 9Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Lyme population
Lyme commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 54
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 92
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 44
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 72
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 171
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 98
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 157
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 15
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 27
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 38
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 22
  • 90 or more minutes: 36
Lyme, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 97.6%
Number of people working at home: 43 (5.2% of all workers)

Lyme mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 684 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 106 (13%)
  • Motorcycle: 3 (0%)
  • Walked: 31 (4%)
  • Other means: 2 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 18 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Unclassified or not reported: 400
 German: 273
 English: 270
 Irish: 209
 French (except Basque): 180
 United States or American: 173
 Italian: 111
 French Canadian: 76
 Other groups: 76
 Polish: 60
 Dutch: 35
 Scottish: 35
 European: 21
 Scotch-Irish: 19
 British: 15
 Canadian: 15
 Swedish: 13
 Hungarian: 7
 Swiss: 7
 Norwegian: 4
 Ukrainian: 4
 Scandinavian: 3
 Slovak: 3
 Austrian: 2
 Danish: 2
 Greek: 2
 Northern European: 2
 Romanian: 2

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

  • 32%United Kingdom
  • 27%Canada
  • 14%Other Eastern Asia
  • 14%Colombia
  • 9%Germany

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

  • This state: 1,799
  • Other state: 189
  • Northeast: 85
  • Midwest: 41
  • South: 44
  • West: 19

70% of Lyme residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 73% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 7
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 3
  • 7th and 8th grade: 23
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 31
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 23
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 286
  • Less than 1 year of college: 49
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 94
  • Associate degree: 63
  • Bachelor's degree: 79
  • Master's degree: 38
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 8
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 8
  • 10th grade: 27
  • 11th grade: 23
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 22
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 291
  • Less than 1 year of college: 63
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 77
  • Associate degree: 82
  • Bachelor's degree: 71
  • Master's degree: 38
  • Professional school degree: 16
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Lyme marital status for males
Lyme marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,701
  • One, attached: 8
  • Two: 8
  • 3 or 4: 8
  • 20 to 49: 21
  • Mobile homes: 388
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Median worth of mobile homes: $111,126

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.0%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Lyme:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lyme
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (56.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24.6%)
  • Wood (10.0%)
  • Electricity (7.9%)
  • Utility gas (0.7%)
  • Coal or coke (0.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (58.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17.6%)
  • Electricity (17.6%)
  • Wood (4.6%)
  • Other fuel (1.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2
Here:

0.9%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

2.7%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 5
Here:

12.5%
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)