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Union, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Union,NY index of house prices

Total population: 56,346 (Urban population: 54,587, Rural population: 1,711 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 26,507 (24,538 occupied: 14,131 owner occupied, 9,735 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

41%
State:

47%

Housing density: 754 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $120,208.

Median contract rent in 2015: $408 (lower quartile is $339, upper quartile is $490)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $589


Median gross rent in Union, NY in 2015: $473

Housing units in Union with a mortgage: 7,682 (538 second mortgage, 967 home equity loan, 42 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,527



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Union, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $113,261 (it was $74,900 in 2000)
Union:

$113,261
New York:

$293,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,372 - $160,412

Household type by relationship:

Households: 55,067
  • In family households: 43,349 (11,005 male householders, 3,687 female householders)
    11,243 spouses, 14,872 children (13,746 natural, 318 adopted, 808 stepchildren), 573 grandchildren, 316 brothers or sisters, 311 parents, 475 other relatives, 867 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 11,718 (4,370 male householders (3,558 living alone)), 5,555 female householders (4,887 living alone)), 1,793 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,231 (878 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 6,805 2-persons, 3,452 3-persons, 2,803 4-persons, 1,138 5-persons, 382 6-persons, 112 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 8,445 1-person, 1,257 2-persons, 168 3-persons, 55 4-persons.

8,192 married couples with children.
3,305 single-parent households (676 men, 2,629 women).

91.4% of residents of Union speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (81% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
5.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (53% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (60% speak English very well, 40% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 2,691 (4.8%)
(63.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.5
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

3.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 6no bedroom
  • 3721 bedroom
  • 2,0902 bedrooms
  • 8,3203 bedrooms
  • 3,4704 bedrooms
  • 4865+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Union population

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

  • 314no bedroom
  • 3,0961 bedroom
  • 4,1902 bedrooms
  • 1,8873 bedrooms
  • 2594 bedrooms
  • 485+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Union population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 757no vehicle
  • 5,1961 vehicle
  • 6,7132 vehicles
  • 1,6583 vehicles
  • 3194 vehicles
  • 1015+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Union population

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

  • 2,211no vehicle
  • 5,1711 vehicle
  • 2,0792 vehicles
  • 2973 vehicles
  • 204 vehicles
  • 165+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Union population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 01 room
  • 312 rooms
  • 2123 rooms
  • 7284 rooms
  • 2,4035 rooms
  • 4,1946 rooms
  • 3,1447 rooms
  • 2,1598 rooms
  • 1,8739+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Union population

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

  • 2601 room
  • 5512 rooms
  • 2,2983 rooms
  • 2,7964 rooms
  • 2,0905 rooms
  • 1,1416 rooms
  • 3527 rooms
  • 1778 rooms
  • 1299+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Union population

Year house built

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Union, NY household income distribution

  • 2,547Less than $10,000
  • 2,290$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2,091$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2,006$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2,015$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,630$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,438$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,321$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,240$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,162$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,084$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,971$75,000 to $99,999
  • 849$100,000 to $124,999
  • 477$125,000 to $149,999
  • 277$150,000 to $199,999
  • 219$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 4331995 to March 2000
  • 4451990 to 1994
  • 1731985 to 1989
  • 2971980 to 1984
  • 1901975 to 1979
  • 1931970 to 1974
  • 1171965 to 1969
  • 843Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Union population
Union commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1,197
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 4,516
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 6,115
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 6,010
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 4,223
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 992
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,332
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 141
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 144
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 386
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 450
  • 90 or more minutes: 322
Union, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 92.0%
Number of people working at home: 687 (2.6% of all workers)

Union mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 21,494 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 2,345 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 615 (2%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 25 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 13 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 54 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,177 (4%)
  • Other means: 96 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 687 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 8,427
 Irish: 7,086
 English: 5,598
 German: 5,222
 Other groups: 4,248
 Polish: 3,418
 United States or American: 2,385
 Slovak: 2,145
 Russian: 1,029
 Dutch: 851
 Ukrainian: 774
 French (except Basque): 673
 Czechoslovakian: 595
 Welsh: 575
 Scottish: 541
 Scotch-Irish: 482
 French Canadian: 409
 Czech: 378
 Swedish: 352
 Greek: 352
 Lithuanian: 213
 Austrian: 210
 European: 186
 Pennsylvania German: 169
 Hungarian: 163
 Eastern European: 149
 Arab:: 145
 Swiss: 116
 Norwegian: 115
 British: 113
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 100
 Slavic: 97
 Subsaharan African:: 94
 Canadian: 93
 Lebanese: 84
 Yugoslavian: 80
 Armenian: 77
 Danish: 75
 Romanian: 62
 Carpatho Rusyn: 62
 Portuguese: 52
 African: 42
 Slovene: 37
 Guyanese: 36
 West Indian: 36
 Jamaican: 31
 Nigerian: 29
 Celtic: 28
 Egyptian: 27
 Croatian: 25
 Albanian: 25
 Turkish: 23
 British West Indian: 21
 Scandinavian: 19
 Northern European: 18
 Iranian: 15
 Finnish: 14
 Latvian: 13
 Syrian: 12
 Arab/Arabic: 11
 Acadian/Cajun: 10
 Ethiopian: 9
 Israeli: 9
 Other Subsaharan African: 8
 Barbadian: 8
 Australian: 7
 Brazilian: 7
 South African: 6
 Serbian: 6
 Moroccan: 6
 Jordanian: 5
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 4

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

  • 18%Italy
  • 8%Laos
  • 6%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 5%India
  • 5%Vietnam
  • 4%Philippines
  • 3%Canada

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

  • This state: 41,856
  • Northeast: 7,253
  • Midwest: 1,535
  • South: 1,906
  • West: 660

58% of Union residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 69% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 57% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 120
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 39
  • 5th and 6th grade: 113
  • 7th and 8th grade: 521
  • 9th grade: 324
  • 10th grade: 412
  • 11th grade: 444
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 579
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,045
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,350
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,283
  • Associate degree: 2,012
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,979
  • Master's degree: 1,434
  • Professional school degree: 335
  • Doctorate degree: 204

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 175
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 84
  • 5th and 6th grade: 216
  • 7th and 8th grade: 684
  • 9th grade: 506
  • 10th grade: 544
  • 11th grade: 597
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 616
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 7,568
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,442
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,329
  • Associate degree: 2,123
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,435
  • Master's degree: 1,511
  • Professional school degree: 299
  • Doctorate degree: 67

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.7%Males
  • 3.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 8.4%Males
  • 10.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 23.1%Males
  • 61.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 8.8%Males
  • 7.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 14.4%Males
  • 3.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 2.0%Males
  • 3.1%Females
Union marital status for males
Union marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,386
  • One, attached: 624
  • Two: 3,988
  • 3 or 4: 2,643
  • 5 to 9: 1,594
  • 10 to 19: 974
  • 20 to 49: 593
  • 50 or more: 510
  • Mobile homes: 183
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 12

Median worth of mobile homes: $43,026

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Union:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 91.4%Utility gas
  • 3.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.4%Electricity
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 73.6%Utility gas
  • 20.9%Electricity
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 512
Here:

8.8%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 177
Here:

6.2%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 276
Here:

11.6%
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)