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Raw data sources: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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With a population of 7,888, 2,727 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $357,146, real estate costs in Port Jefferson 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 Port Jefferson Station, accounting for 67.28% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Port Jefferson Station include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 17.26%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 9.06%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 6.39%).
Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Port Jefferson Station. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 73.53% of Port Jefferson Station's homes, and 56.00% 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. Port Jefferson Station's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 48.51% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Port Jefferson Station include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 30.26%) and housing constructed between 2000 and later ( 12.38%). There's also some housing in Port Jefferson Station built before 1939 ( 8.85%).
Port Jefferson Station's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Port Jefferson Station during the period has been just -2.09%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.
Over the last year, Port Jefferson Station appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Port Jefferson Station's appreciation rate has been 2.25%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Port Jefferson Station were at 0.66%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 2.68%.
Relative to New York, our data show that Port Jefferson Station's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in New York.
|$792,001 - $1,056,000||0.5|
|$528,001 - $792,000||8.1|
|$422,001 - $528,000||15.3|
|$317,001 - $422,000||44.9|
|$211,001 - $317,000||28.0|
|$106,001 - $211,000||1.0|
|$53,001 - $106,000||0.8|
|$0 - $53,000||1.5|
|Value Relative to Nation||Value Relative to State|
|Time Period||Total Appreciation||Avg. Annual Rate||
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
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
|* 10 is highest|
|AGE OF Port Jefferson Station HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||12.4|
|1970 - 1999||30.3|
|1940 - 1969||48.5|
|1939 or Older||8.9|
|TYPE OF Port Jefferson Station HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||9.1|
|SIZE OF Port Jefferson Station HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||6.12|