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White Plains, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

White Plains,NY index of house prices

Total population: 58,035 (Urban population: 53,077, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 22,798 (21,728 occupied: 11,187 owner occupied, 10,605 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

49%
State:

47%

Housing density: 2,326 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $459,769.

Median contract rent in 2016: $828 (lower quartile is $571, upper quartile is $1,075)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,429


Median gross rent in White Plains, NY in 2016: $879

Housing units in White Plains with a mortgage: 6,911 (96 second mortgage, 1,068 home equity loan, 58 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,297

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $142,486

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $104,433

Median monthly housing costs: $1,725


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White Plains, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $522,609 (it was $273,000 in 2000)
White Plains:

$522,609
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $306,333 - $745,651

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $794,444
Here:

$794,444
State:

$357,272

Townhouses or other attached units: $682,449
Here:

$682,449
State:

$568,104

In 2-unit structures: $886,777
Here:

$886,777
State:

$561,049

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $328,631
Here:

$328,631
State:

$650,258

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $367,753
Here:

$367,753
State:

$816,667
Median year house/condo built: 1955

Median year apartment built: 1961

Household type by relationship:

Households: 58,242
  • In family households: 45,569 (6,294 male householders, 6,600 female householders)
    9,544 spouses, 16,179 children (15,413 natural, 157 adopted, 646 stepchildren), 1,254 grandchildren, 916 brothers or sisters, 960 parents, 2,331 other relatives, 1,569 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 11,386 (3,924 male householders (2,899 living alone)), 4,991 female householders (4,399 living alone)), 2,524 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,483

Size of family households: 5,092 2-persons, 3,301 3-persons, 2,246 4-persons, 1,253 5-persons, 452 6-persons, 581 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,300 1-person, 1,260 2-persons, 322 3-persons, 7 4-persons, 38 6-persons.

7,783 married couples with children.
2,326 single-parent households (478 men, 1,848 women).

54.9% of residents of White Plains speak English at home.
32.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (49% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
7.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
4.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other language at home (66% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 19,235 (33.0%)
(39.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.6
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 201no bedroom
  • 2,0111 bedroom
  • 2,3962 bedrooms
  • 3,3113 bedrooms
  • 2,2214 bedrooms
  • 1,0925+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to White Plains population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in White Plains, New York:

  • 903no bedroom
  • 4,3381 bedroom
  • 3,2922 bedrooms
  • 1,5353 bedrooms
  • 4574 bedrooms
  • 595+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to White Plains population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 553no vehicle
  • 4,2841 vehicle
  • 4,4722 vehicles
  • 1,4813 vehicles
  • 3214 vehicles
  • 495+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to White Plains population

Cars and other vehicles available in White Plains in renter-occupied apartments

  • 3,150no vehicle
  • 4,7171 vehicle
  • 2,2602 vehicles
  • 3583 vehicles
  • 884 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to White Plains population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in White Plains, New York:

  • 1181 room
  • 4472 rooms
  • 1,4683 rooms
  • 1,5014 rooms
  • 1,3775 rooms
  • 1,3916 rooms
  • 1,4237 rooms
  • 1,7308 rooms
  • 1,8469+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to White Plains population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in White Plains, New York:

  • 8111 room
  • 1,0042 rooms
  • 3,1083 rooms
  • 3,1994 rooms
  • 1,3365 rooms
  • 6796 rooms
  • 1817 rooms
  • 1728 rooms
  • 959+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to White Plains population

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 ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • White Plains, NY household income distribution

  • White Plains, NY household income distribution
  • 1,351Less than $10,000
  • 1,045$10,000 to $14,999
  • 798$15,000 to $19,999
  • 831$20,000 to $24,999
  • 571$25,000 to $29,999
  • 591$30,000 to $34,999
  • 695$35,000 to $39,999
  • 796$40,000 to $44,999
  • 642$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,001$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,538$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,307$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2,079$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,362$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,622$150,000 to $199,999
  • 3,503$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in White Plains, NY

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in White Plains, NY
  • 62Less than $10,000
  • 30$15,000 to $19,999
  • 11$40,000 to $49,999
  • 22$50,000 to $59,999
  • 9$60,000 to $69,999
  • 11$70,000 to $79,999
  • 63$80,000 to $89,999
  • 115$90,000 to $99,999
  • 167$100,000 to $124,999
  • 269$125,000 to $149,999
  • 428$150,000 to $174,999
  • 367$175,000 to $199,999
  • 591$200,000 to $249,999
  • 510$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,221$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1,385$400,000 to $499,999
  • 3,290$500,000 to $749,999
  • 1,579$750,000 to $999,999
  • 570$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 201$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 157$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in White Plains, NY

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in White Plains, NY
  • 66Less than $100
  • 48$100 to $149
  • 142$150 to $199
  • 364$200 to $249
  • 79$250 to $299
  • 132$300 to $349
  • 57$350 to $399
  • 224$400 to $449
  • 96$450 to $499
  • 55$500 to $549
  • 130$550 to $599
  • 115$600 to $649
  • 130$650 to $699
  • 121$700 to $749
  • 69$750 to $799
  • 386$800 to $899
  • 418$900 to $999
  • 828$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1,298$1,250 to $1,499
  • 3,050$1,500 to $1,999
  • 1,612$2,000 to $2,499
  • 588$2,500 to $2,999
  • 585$3,000 to $3,499
  • 267$3,500 or more
  • 281No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 3,6172010 or later
  • 5,8462000 to 2009
  • 4,3391990 to 1999
  • 4,4771980 to 1989
  • 1,8141970 to 1979
  • 2,398Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to White Plains population
White Plains commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 356
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,000
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,836
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 4,715
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,407
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,554
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,835
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 902
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 925
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 2,016
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 3,212
  • 90 or more minutes: 898
White Plains, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 73.3%
Number of people working at home: 1,345 (4.4% of all workers)

White Plains mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 40,697 (70%)
  • Carpooled: 4,546 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3,972 (7%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 8 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 1,602 (3%)
  • Railroad: 2,528 (4%)
  • Taxi: 439 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 186 (0%)
  • Walked: 2,721 (5%)
  • Worked at home: 1,345 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 4,141
 Irish: 1,794
 American: 1,172
 Jamaican: 1,011
 German: 811
 Russian: 537
 English: 357
 European: 340
 Eastern European: 320
 Polish: 242
 Haitian: 224
 Scottish: 202
 Ukrainian: 197
 Austrian: 155
 West Indian: 152
 African: 150
 Egyptian: 149
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 145
 Albanian: 115
 Dutch: 106
 Iranian: 106
 Turkish: 101
 Hungarian: 89
 Swiss: 81
 Greek: 80
 Portuguese: 76
 Nigerian: 74
 British: 69
 Swedish: 56
 Canadian: 45
 French (except Basque): 42
 Armenian: 41
 Slovak: 40
 Lithuanian: 36
 Danish: 31
 French Canadian: 29
 Israeli: 28
 South African: 27
 New Zealander: 25
 Czech: 24
 Kenyan: 21
 Norwegian: 20
 Brazilian: 19
 Ethiopian: 17
 Bulgarian: 15
 Latvian: 14
 Jordanian: 13
 Iraqi: 11
 Lebanese: 10
 Scotch-Irish: 9
 Croatian: 8
 Guyanese: 6
 Romanian: 5
 Arab: 4
 British West Indian: 4
 Celtic: 3
 Ghanaian: 2
 Belgian: 1

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

  • 21%Mexico
  • 10%Peru
  • 7%Dominican Republic
  • 5%Guatemala
  • 5%India
  • 5%Colombia
  • 4%El Salvador

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

  • This state: 29,811
  • Other state: 7,830
  • Northeast: 3,403
  • Midwest: 1,284
  • South: 2,499
  • West: 662

86% of White Plains residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in New York.

White Plains:

86.3%
State average:

89.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 371
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 223
  • 5th and 6th grade: 767
  • 7th and 8th grade: 628
  • 9th grade: 191
  • 10th grade: 156
  • 11th grade: 140
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 497
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,367
  • Less than 1 year of college: 548
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,892
  • Associate degree: 1,365
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,756
  • Master's degree: 2,584
  • Professional school degree: 1,285
  • Doctorate degree: 693

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 326
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 273
  • 5th and 6th grade: 716
  • 7th and 8th grade: 251
  • 9th grade: 276
  • 10th grade: 262
  • 11th grade: 244
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 544
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,808
  • Less than 1 year of college: 901
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,655
  • Associate degree: 1,497
  • Bachelor's degree: 5,784
  • Master's degree: 3,777
  • Professional school degree: 1,185
  • Doctorate degree: 482

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.5%Males
  • 3.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 11.1%Males
  • 11.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 7.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 8.3%Males
  • 10.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 3.1%Males
  • 7.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 2.1%Males
  • 1.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 4.5%Males
  • 9.5%Females
White Plains marital status for males
White Plains marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,418
  • One, attached: 796
  • Two: 1,330
  • 3 or 4: 1,259
  • 5 to 9: 1,065
  • 10 to 19: 1,289
  • 20 to 49: 1,971
  • 50 or more: 8,686
  • Mobile homes: 83

Median worth of mobile homes: $259,615

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in White Plains:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in White Plains
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (56.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (30.1%)
  • Electricity (10.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Coal or coke (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (46.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (29.9%)
  • Electricity (19.1%)
  • No fuel used (2.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)
  • Coal or coke (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 636
Here:

12.4%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 345
Here:

13.2%
New York:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 764
Here:

29.0%
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 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)