Chappaqua, NY


Highest Appreciating Chappaqua Neighborhoods Since 2000

Chappaqua, NY Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Chappaqua Housing Market Information

With 1,469 people, 492 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $1,016,833, Chappaqua house prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, Chappaqua real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Chappaqua, accounting for 66.01% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Chappaqua include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 23.52%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 5.53%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 4.94%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Chappaqua. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 77.44% of Chappaqua's homes, and 44.47% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

The housing in Chappaqua was primarily built before 1939 ( 46.84%), making the housing stock in Chappaqua some of the oldest overall in America, although there is a range of ages of homes in Chappaqua. The next most important housing age is between 1970-1999 ( 25.49%), followed by between 1940-1969 ( 24.90%). There's also some housing in Chappaqua built between 2000 and later ( 2.77%).

Chappaqua Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Chappaqua have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 8.05%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Chappaqua house appreciation rate of 0.78%.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Chappaqua that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Chappaqua real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Chappaqua appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 5.72%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 71.62% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Chappaqua. Chappaqua appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 0.66%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 2.68%.

Relative to New York, our data show that Chappaqua's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% of the other cities and towns in New York.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,123,000 40.6
$842,001 - $1,123,000 18.7
$561,001 - $842,000 25.5
$449,001 - $561,000 2.5
$337,001 - $449,000 7.2
$224,001 - $337,000 3.9
$112,001 - $224,000 0.9
$56,001 - $112,000 0.0
$0 - $56,000 0.7

Very High for NY
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
1.00199226532286 3.03030303030303

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Chappaqua Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
55.90% 2.61% 5 7
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,364 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 77.44
Renters 22.56
Vacant 2.77

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Chappaqua HOMES
2000 or Newer 2.8
1970 - 1999 25.5
1940 - 1969 24.9
1939 or Older 46.8

Types of Homes

Single-Family 66.0
Townhomes 4.9
Small Apt. Buildings 5.5
Apt. Complexes 23.5
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.00
1 Bedroom 4.94
2 Bedrooms 33.40
3 Bedrooms 29.45
4 Bedrooms 15.02
5 or more bedrooms 17.19