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Total population: 36,311 (All urban)

Valley Stream,NY index of house prices


Houses: 12,697 (12,492 occupied: 10,038 owner occupied, 2,454 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

17%

Housing density: 3690 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $480,807.


Median contract rent in 2009: $1,143 (lower quartile is $810, upper quartile is $1,453)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $1,143


Median gross rent in Valley Stream, NY in 2009: $1,257


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: $98,108


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $53,777


Median monthly housing costs: $1,895





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Valley Stream, New York Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $421,287 (it was $202,600 in 2000)
Valley Stream:

$421,287
New York:

$306,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $346,169 - $482,510

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $451,812
Here:

$451,812
State:

$343,827

Townhouses or other attached units: $494,015
Here:

$494,015
State:

$484,742

In 2-unit structures: $518,309
Here:

$518,309
State:

$460,134

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $240,538
Here:

$240,538
State:

$676,553

Mobile homes: $910,194
Here:

$910,194
State:

$40,766

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

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Valley Stream, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 31
  • 3 rooms: 127
  • 4 rooms: 374
  • 5 rooms: 1,099
  • 6 rooms: 2,974
  • 7 rooms: 2,774
  • 8 rooms: 1,338
  • 9 or more rooms: 1,316
  • 1 room: 114
  • 2 rooms: 252
  • 3 rooms: 652
  • 4 rooms: 450
  • 5 rooms: 452
  • 6 rooms: 262
  • 7 rooms: 151
  • 8 rooms: 65
  • 9 or more rooms: 56
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Valley Stream, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 46
  • 1 bedroom: 187
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,206
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,212
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,850
  • 5+ bedrooms: 537
  • no bedroom: 133
  • 1 bedroom: 984
  • 2 bedrooms: 655
  • 3 bedrooms: 471
  • 4 bedrooms: 168
  • 5+ bedrooms: 43
Cars and other vehicles available in Valley Stream, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 608
  • 1 vehicle: 3,122
  • 2 vehicles: 4,322
  • 3 vehicles: 1,498
  • 4 vehicles: 364
  • 5+ vehicles: 124
  • no vehicle: 537
  • 1 vehicle: 1,025
  • 2 vehicles: 724
  • 3 vehicles: 102
  • 4 vehicles: 32
  • 5+ vehicles: 34

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 103
  • 1990 to 1999: 138
  • 1980 to 1989: 410
  • 1970 to 1979: 556
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,108
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,281
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,981
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,994

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Valley Stream, NY house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Valley Stream, NY:

  • Less than $10,000: 4
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 2
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 2
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 4
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 4
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 7
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 8
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 12
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 9
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 2
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 0
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 5
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 7
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 10
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 53
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 36
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 24
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 155
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 438
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 3372
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 3393
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 2184
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 238
  • $1,000,000 or more: 53
 


Valley Stream rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Valley Stream:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 31
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 24
  • $300 to $349: 54
  • $350 to $399: 83
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 89
  • $500 to $549: 13
  • $550 to $599: 12
  • $600 to $649: 7
  • $650 to $699: 9
  • $700 to $749: 0
  • $750 to $799: 58
  • $800 to $899: 122
  • $900 to $999: 37
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 381
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 449
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 290
  • $2,000 or more: 206
  • No cash rent: 52
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 667
  • 1990 to 1994: 1,070
  • 1985 to 1989: 1,453
  • 1980 to 1984: 1,063
  • 1975 to 1979: 588
  • 1970 to 1974: 742
  • 1970 to 1974: 588
  • 1965 to 1969: 958


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 commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 254
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1255
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2029
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1751
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 2291
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 742
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2155
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 498
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 800
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1985
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2403
  • 90 or more minutes: 851
 


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%)
 


Valley Stream, NY household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 564
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 523
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 533
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 405
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 505
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 605
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 652
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 562
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 477
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 1060
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 1551
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 2193
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 1361
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 659
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 526
  • $200,000 or more: 332
 

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 10402
 Other groups: 8037
 Irish: 4253
 German: 2434
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 1431
 United States or American: 1095
 Polish: 1048
 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 (%):



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


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

  • This state: 27210
  • 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 rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.4%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 0.3%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 2.4%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 0.5%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 3.8%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 11.8%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 3.7%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 7.6%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 6.4%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 0.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $77,645
  • Black householders: $107,307
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $69,644
  • Asian householders: $95,690
  • Some other race householders: $68,719
  • Two or more races householders: $80,473
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $70,760
Valley Stream household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Valley Stream household income for Black householders
Valley Stream household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Valley Stream household income for Asian householders
Valley Stream household income for Some other race householders
Valley Stream household income for Two or more races householders
Valley Stream household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Valley Stream marital status for males
Valley Stream marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $410,890
  • Black or African American householders: $448,111
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $360,984
  • Asian householders: $465,786
  • Some other race householders: $436,051
  • Two or more races householders: $425,654
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $422,950

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: $247,500


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago


Renter moved in on average 6 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Valley Stream:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Valley Stream
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (50.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (47.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.0%)
  • Electricity (0.9%)
  • Utility gas (47.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (42.2%)
  • Electricity (7.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)



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 (Noninst.)


 

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