With a population of 33,266, 10,364 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $393,069, real estate costs in Huntington Station are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive New York communities.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Huntington Station, accounting for 81.52% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Huntington Station include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 10.08%), row houses and other attached homes ( 4.62%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 3.40%).
Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Huntington Station. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 69.56% of Huntington Station's homes, and 60.03% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.
At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Huntington Station's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 69.49% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Huntington Station include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 14.98%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 12.93%). There's also some housing in Huntington Station built between 2000 and later ( 2.60%).
Huntington Station's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Huntington Station during the period has been just -1.71%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.
Over the last year, Huntington Station appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Huntington Station's appreciation rate has been 3.78%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Huntington Station were at 1.43%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 5.85%.
Relative to New York, our data show that Huntington Station's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% of the other cities and towns in New York.
One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Huntington Station differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Huntington Station - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Huntington Station real estate investment or home purchase decisions.
|$815,001 - $1,087,000||1.0|
|$543,001 - $815,000||6.6|
|$435,001 - $543,000||24.5|
|$326,001 - $435,000||39.6|
|$217,001 - $326,000||21.7|
|$109,001 - $217,000||2.6|
|$54,001 - $109,000||1.8|
|$0 - $54,000||1.9|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|AGE OF Huntington Station HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||2.6|
|1970 - 1999||15.0|
|1940 - 1969||69.5|
|1939 or Older||12.9|
|TYPE OF Huntington Station HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||10.1|
|SIZE OF Huntington Station HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||8.10|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
2016 Q2 - 2016 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q3
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q3
|* 10 is highest|