Poughquag, NY


Highest Appreciating Poughquag Neighborhoods Since 2000

Poughquag, 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

Poughquag Housing Market Information

With 8,246 people, 1,478 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $351,564, real estate costs in Poughquag 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 Poughquag, accounting for 84.67% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Poughquag include row houses and other attached homes ( 7.10%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 4.76%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 1.80%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Poughquag. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 91.55% of Poughquag's homes, and 79.62% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Poughquag built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Poughquag built between 2000 and later ( 20.13%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 15.26%). There's also some housing in Poughquag built before 1939 ( 8.01%).

Poughquag Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Poughquag over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 23.97% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Poughquag home appreciation rates at 0.66%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 2.68%.

Over the last year, Poughquag appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Poughquag's appreciation rate has been 1.98%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Poughquag were at 0.66%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 2.68%.

Relative to New York, our data show that Poughquag's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in New York.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,009,000 0.5
$757,001 - $1,009,000 1.4
$505,001 - $757,000 10.2
$404,001 - $505,000 16.5
$303,001 - $404,000 43.2
$201,001 - $303,000 23.1
$101,001 - $201,000 2.3
$50,001 - $101,000 1.2
$0 - $50,000 1.5

High for NY
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
12.0825032227821 28.3950617283951

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Poughquag 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
24.62% 1.28% 1 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,557 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 91.55
Renters 8.45
Vacant 7.69

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Poughquag HOMES
2000 or Newer 20.1
1970 - 1999 56.6
1940 - 1969 15.3
1939 or Older 8.0

Types of Homes

Single-Family 84.7
Townhomes 7.1
Small Apt. Buildings 4.8
Apt. Complexes 1.8
Mobile Homes 1.5
Other 0.2

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.48
1 Bedroom 6.05
2 Bedrooms 9.71
3 Bedrooms 42.17
4 Bedrooms 37.45
5 or more bedrooms 4.14