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Thornwood, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $593,267 (it was $349,000 in 2000)
Thornwood:

$593,267
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $477,146 - $725,431

Thornwood,NY index of house prices

Total population: 3,759 (All urban)

Houses: 1,317 (1,253 occupied: 924 owner occupied, 323 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

26%
State:

47%

Housing density: 388 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $446,223.

Median contract rent in 2016: $979 (lower quartile is $693, upper quartile is $1,332)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,053


Median gross rent in Thornwood, NY in 2016: $1,097

Housing units in Thornwood with a mortgage: 499 (15 second mortgage, 62 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 432

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $195,072

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $74,293

Median monthly housing costs: $1,885


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Thornwood, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1956

Median year apartment built: 1939

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,027
  • In family households: 3,603 (439 male householders, 522 female householders)
    825 spouses, 1,357 children (1,332 natural, 0 adopted, 16 stepchildren), 77 grandchildren, 70 brothers or sisters, 114 parents, 65 other relatives, 132 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 353 (138 male householders (93 living alone)), 158 female householders (156 living alone)), 55 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 59

Size of family households: 337 2-persons, 153 3-persons, 258 4-persons, 131 5-persons, 18 6-persons, 55 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 250 1-person, 40 2-persons.

625 married couples with children.
80 single-parent households (11 men, 69 women).

82.6% of residents of Thornwood speak English at home.
4.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
10.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (61% speak English very well, 39% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 498 (12.4%)
(82.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.6
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.2
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Thornwood, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Thornwood, New York
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 982 bedrooms
  • 4333 bedrooms
  • 2804 bedrooms
  • 1105+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thornwood, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thornwood, New York
  • 20no bedroom
  • 721 bedroom
  • 1212 bedrooms
  • 713 bedrooms
  • 464 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Thornwood in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Thornwood in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 19no vehicle
  • 2421 vehicle
  • 3272 vehicles
  • 2003 vehicles
  • 1034 vehicles
  • 335+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Thornwood in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Thornwood in renter-occupied apartments
  • 23no vehicle
  • 1021 vehicle
  • 1372 vehicles
  • 323 vehicles
  • 504 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Thornwood, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Thornwood, New York
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 114 rooms
  • 435 rooms
  • 2096 rooms
  • 1717 rooms
  • 2118 rooms
  • 2709+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thornwood, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Thornwood, New York
  • 211 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 703 rooms
  • 794 rooms
  • 595 rooms
  • 156 rooms
  • 117 rooms
  • 568 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
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
  • Thornwood, NY household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Thornwood, NY in 2016
  • 24Less than $10,000
  • 64$10,000 to $19,999
  • 61$20,000 to $29,999
  • 40$30,000 to $39,999
  • 17$40,000 to $49,999
  • 45$50,000 to $59,999
  • 130$60,000 to $74,999
  • 122$75,000 to $99,999
  • 105$100,000 to $124,999
  • 128$125,000 to $149,999
  • 265$150,000 to $199,999
  • 259$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2016 in Thornwood, NY

  • Distribution of house value in Thornwood, NY in 2016
  • 2Less than $10,000
  • 10$30,000 to $34,999
  • 10$50,000 to $59,999
  • 69$300,000 to $399,999
  • 216$400,000 to $499,999
  • 473$500,000 to $749,999
  • 117$750,000 to $999,999
  • 27$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Thornwood, NY

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Thornwood, NY in 2016
  • 7$500 to $549
  • 19$800 to $899
  • 25$900 to $999
  • 24$1,000 to $1,249
  • 35$1,250 to $1,499
  • 130$1,500 to $1,999
  • 9$2,500 to $2,999
  • 61$3,000 to $3,499
  • 10$3,500 or more
  • 17No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2016

Percentage of workers working in this county: 73.6%
Number of people working at home: 121 (5.6% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 59
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 241
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 162
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 258
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 396
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 194
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 218
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 32
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 51
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 95
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 231
  • 90 or more minutes: 63
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Thornwood

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 769 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 16 (2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 23 (2%)
  • Subway or elevated: 29 (3%)
  • Railroad: 29 (3%)
  • Walked: 22 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 121 (12%)
Class of Workers in 2016
  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.6%Males
  • 3.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 12.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 13.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 19.0%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Thornwood, New York
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Thornwood, New York
  • 282010 or later
  • 632000 to 2009
  • 501990 to 1999
  • 1681980 to 1989
  • 2251970 to 1979
  • 390Before 1970
Ancestries in Thornwood, NY

First ancestries reported:

  • Italian: 1,062 (49.2%)
  • Irish: 301 (13.9%)
  • Albanian: 107 (5.0%)
  • German: 99 (4.6%)
  • American: 55 (2.5%)
  • British: 38 (1.8%)
  • West Indian: 16 (0.7%)
  • European: 14 (0.6%)
  • Polish: 14 (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 13 (0.6%)
  • Russian: 12 (0.6%)
  • Greek: 9 (0.4%)
  • Eastern European: 7 (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 7 (0.3%)
  • English: 6 (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 6 (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 2 (0.09%)

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

Italy
Thornwood:

32.7% (163)
New York:

2.2% (98,844)

India
Thornwood:

13.5% (67)
New York:

3.6% (159,025)

Ireland
Thornwood:

11.2% (56)
New York:

0.7% (29,119)

Dominican Republic
Thornwood:

9.6% (48)
New York:

10.8% (481,936)

Ecuador
Thornwood:

5.8% (29)
New York:

4.0% (177,753)

Canada
Thornwood:

5.4% (27)
New York:

1.3% (55,908)

United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
Thornwood:

4.8% (24)
New York:

0.6% (27,999)

Mexico
Thornwood:

4.6% (23)
New York:

5.3% (236,917)

Turkey
Thornwood:

2.0% (10)
New York:

0.4% (19,421)

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

  • This state: 3,086
  • Other state: 321
  • Northeast: 140
  • Midwest: 61
  • South: 55
  • West: 59

91.8% of Thornwood residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44.7% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 42.5% lived in New York.


Thornwood:

91.8%
State average:

89.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 12
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 25
  • 9th grade: 31
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 29
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 339
  • Less than 1 year of college: 51
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 101
  • Associate degree: 130
  • Bachelor's degree: 322
  • Master's degree: 103
  • Professional school degree: 76
  • Doctorate degree: 30
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 16
  • 5th and 6th grade: 34
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 25
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 14
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 299
  • Less than 1 year of college: 91
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 76
  • Associate degree: 86
  • Bachelor's degree: 335
  • Master's degree: 330
  • Professional school degree: 25
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Females
Thornwood marital status for males
Thornwood marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 952
  • One, attached: 40
  • Two: 115
  • 3 or 4: 74
  • 5 to 9: 71
  • 10 to 19: 20
  • 20 to 49: 29
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.9%

House/condo owner moved in on average 24 years ago

Renter moved in on average 7 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Thornwood
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Thornwood, NY
  • 49.5%Utility gas
  • 42.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Electricity
  • 2.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Thornwood, NY
  • 58.5%Utility gas
  • 43.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 29
Here:

9.2%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 48
Here:

24.1%
New York:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 56
Here:

19.6%
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 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