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Valley Stream, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Valley Stream,NY index of house prices

Total population: 37,832 (Urban population: 36,394, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 12,697 (12,492 occupied: 9,116 owner occupied, 2,294 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

20%
State:

47%

Housing density: 3,690 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $297,865.

Median contract rent in 2015: $895 (lower quartile is $684, upper quartile is $1,119)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $1,813


Median gross rent in Valley Stream, NY in 2015: $955

Housing units in Valley Stream with a mortgage: 5,536 (429 second mortgage, 621 home equity loan, 43 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,478

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $121,186

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $72,173

Median monthly housing costs: $2,103


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Valley Stream, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $381,306 (it was $202,600 in 2000)
Valley Stream:

$381,306
New York:

$293,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $326,724 - $461,040
Median year house/condo built: 1949

Median year apartment built: 1952

Household type by relationship:

Households: 36,338
  • In family households: 33,174 (7,277 male householders, 2,430 female householders)
    7,789 spouses, 12,404 children (11,867 natural, 232 adopted, 305 stepchildren), 544 grandchildren, 469 brothers or sisters, 441 parents, 1,243 other relatives, 577 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,164 (977 male householders (825 living alone)), 1,824 female householders (1,697 living alone)), 363 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 56 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,303 2-persons, 2,225 3-persons, 2,243 4-persons, 1,195 5-persons, 413 6-persons, 328 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,522 1-person, 219 2-persons, 29 3-persons, 20 4-persons, 11 5-persons.

6,718 married couples with children.
1,034 single-parent households (241 men, 793 women).

73.4% of residents of Valley Stream speak English at home.
10.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
10.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
4.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (55% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other language at home (69% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 7,129 (19.6%)
(62.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

3.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 46no bedroom
  • 1871 bedroom
  • 1,2062 bedrooms
  • 5,2123 bedrooms
  • 2,8504 bedrooms
  • 5375+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Valley Stream population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Valley Stream, New York:

  • 133no bedroom
  • 9841 bedroom
  • 6552 bedrooms
  • 4713 bedrooms
  • 1684 bedrooms
  • 435+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Valley Stream population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 608no vehicle
  • 3,1221 vehicle
  • 4,3222 vehicles
  • 1,4983 vehicles
  • 3644 vehicles
  • 1245+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Valley Stream population

Cars and other vehicles available in Valley Stream in renter-occupied apartments

  • 537no vehicle
  • 1,0251 vehicle
  • 7242 vehicles
  • 1023 vehicles
  • 324 vehicles
  • 345+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Valley Stream population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Valley Stream, New York:

  • 51 room
  • 312 rooms
  • 1273 rooms
  • 3744 rooms
  • 1,0995 rooms
  • 2,9746 rooms
  • 2,7747 rooms
  • 1,3388 rooms
  • 1,3169+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Valley Stream population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Valley Stream, New York:

  • 1141 room
  • 2522 rooms
  • 6523 rooms
  • 4504 rooms
  • 4525 rooms
  • 2626 rooms
  • 1517 rooms
  • 658 rooms
  • 569+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Valley Stream population

Year house 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 %

  • Valley Stream, NY household income distribution

  • Valley Stream, NY household income distribution
  • 564Less than $10,000
  • 523$10,000 to $14,999
  • 533$15,000 to $19,999
  • 405$20,000 to $24,999
  • 505$25,000 to $29,999
  • 605$30,000 to $34,999
  • 652$35,000 to $39,999
  • 562$40,000 to $44,999
  • 477$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,060$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,551$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,193$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,361$100,000 to $124,999
  • 659$125,000 to $149,999
  • 526$150,000 to $199,999
  • 332$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Valley Stream, NY

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Valley Stream, NY
  • 26Less than $10,000
  • 10$10,000 to $14,999
  • 5$15,000 to $19,999
  • 24$25,000 to $29,999
  • 11$30,000 to $34,999
  • 10$35,000 to $39,999
  • 27$40,000 to $49,999
  • 5$60,000 to $69,999
  • 86$70,000 to $79,999
  • 9$80,000 to $89,999
  • 66$90,000 to $99,999
  • 34$100,000 to $124,999
  • 52$150,000 to $174,999
  • 5$175,000 to $199,999
  • 267$200,000 to $249,999
  • 727$250,000 to $299,999
  • 4,124$300,000 to $399,999
  • 2,176$400,000 to $499,999
  • 974$500,000 to $749,999
  • 74$750,000 to $999,999
  • 14$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 85$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Valley Stream, NY

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Valley Stream, NY
  • 10$200 to $249
  • 58$300 to $349
  • 15$400 to $449
  • 18$450 to $499
  • 5$500 to $549
  • 10$600 to $649
  • 24$650 to $699
  • 35$750 to $799
  • 64$800 to $899
  • 45$900 to $999
  • 390$1,000 to $1,249
  • 388$1,250 to $1,499
  • 640$1,500 to $1,999
  • 341$2,000 to $2,499
  • 22$2,500 to $2,999
  • 6$3,000 to $3,499
  • 97No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 6671995 to March 2000
  • 1,0701990 to 1994
  • 1,4531985 to 1989
  • 1,0631980 to 1984
  • 5881975 to 1979
  • 7421970 to 1974
  • 5881965 to 1969
  • 958Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Valley Stream population
Valley Stream commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 254
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,255
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,029
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,751
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 2,291
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 742
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,155
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 498
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 800
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,985
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2,403
  • 90 or more minutes: 851
Valley Stream, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 51.3%
Number of people working at home: 354 (2.0% of all workers)

Valley Stream mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 11,840 (68%)
  • Carpooled: 1,585 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 336 (2%)
  • Subway or elevated: 525 (3%)
  • Railroad: 2,044 (12%)
  • Taxi: 58 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 5 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 56 (0%)
  • Walked: 517 (3%)
  • Other means: 48 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 354 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 10,402
 Other groups: 8,037
 Irish: 4,253
 German: 2,434
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 1,431
 United States or American: 1,095
 Polish: 1,048
 Russian: 649
 Greek: 597
 Haitian: 582
 English: 535
 Jamaican: 525
 Arab:: 295
 Scotch-Irish: 236
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 221
 Egyptian: 207
 Norwegian: 197
 Guyanese: 169
 Scottish: 154
 Subsaharan African:: 151
 French (except Basque): 141
 Swedish: 137
 Slovak: 126
 Hungarian: 125
 Austrian: 115
 Dutch: 107
 Eastern European: 103
 Lithuanian: 101
 Ukrainian: 100
 African: 95
 European: 70
 Turkish: 69
 Lebanese: 64
 Israeli: 63
 Armenian: 54
 West Indian: 47
 Romanian: 46
 Czechoslovakian: 43
 Portuguese: 38
 British: 37
 French Canadian: 35
 Canadian: 35
 Other Subsaharan African: 34
 Danish: 29
 British West Indian: 28
 Other West Indian: 28
 Finnish: 27
 South African: 22
 Afghan: 21
 Latvian: 20
 Soviet Union: 19
 Maltese: 18
 Albanian: 14
 Croatian: 13
 Cypriot: 12
 Basque: 12
 Czech: 12
 Scandinavian: 12
 Belgian: 11
 Slovene: 11
 Welsh: 11
 Arab/Arabic: 9
 Syrian: 9
 Brazilian: 7
 Swiss: 6
 Other Arab: 6
 Slavic: 5
 Bulgarian: 4

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

  • 9%Italy
  • 6%Philippines
  • 6%Haiti
  • 6%El Salvador
  • 5%Jamaica
  • 4%Dominican Republic
  • 4%Korea

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

  • This state: 27,210
  • Northeast: 746
  • Midwest: 247
  • South: 468
  • West: 145

71% of Valley Stream residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 88% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 45
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 35
  • 5th and 6th grade: 225
  • 7th and 8th grade: 188
  • 9th grade: 229
  • 10th grade: 290
  • 11th grade: 116
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 386
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,666
  • Less than 1 year of college: 706
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,849
  • Associate degree: 833
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,878
  • Master's degree: 602
  • Professional school degree: 376
  • Doctorate degree: 63

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 110
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 21
  • 5th and 6th grade: 267
  • 7th and 8th grade: 314
  • 9th grade: 190
  • 10th grade: 300
  • 11th grade: 319
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 406
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,894
  • Less than 1 year of college: 877
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,427
  • Associate degree: 964
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,063
  • Master's degree: 983
  • Professional school degree: 195
  • Doctorate degree: 28

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.8%Males
  • 2.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 0.3%Males
  • 2.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 0.5%Males
  • 3.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 11.8%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 3.7%Males
  • 7.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.4%Males
Valley Stream marital status for males
Valley Stream marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,713
  • One, attached: 406
  • Two: 1,598
  • 3 or 4: 181
  • 5 to 9: 50
  • 10 to 19: 194
  • 20 to 49: 229
  • 50 or more: 294
  • Mobile homes: 32

Median worth of mobile homes: $367,595

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Valley Stream:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 50.0%Utility gas
  • 47.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Electricity

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 47.2%Utility gas
  • 42.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.4%Electricity
  • 2.1%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): 194
Here:

4.8%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 166
Here:

7.8%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 792
Here:

37.6%
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)