Roslyn Heights, NY


Highest Appreciating Roslyn Heights Neighborhoods Since 2000

Roslyn Heights, 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

Roslyn Heights Housing Market Information

With 6,652 people, 2,107 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $664,566, Roslyn Heights house prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, Roslyn Heights 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 Roslyn Heights, accounting for 82.97% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Roslyn Heights include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.20%), row houses and other attached homes ( 4.81%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 3.57%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Roslyn Heights. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 83.90% of Roslyn Heights's homes, and 64.51% 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. Roslyn Heights's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 53.72% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Roslyn Heights include homes built before 1939 ( 17.83%) and housing constructed between 1970-1999 ( 16.05%). There's also some housing in Roslyn Heights built between 2000 and later ( 12.39%).

Roslyn Heights Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Roslyn Heights have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 4.30%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Roslyn Heights house appreciation rate of 0.42%.

Over the last year, Roslyn Heights appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Roslyn Heights's appreciation rate has been 1.26%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Roslyn Heights were at 0.66%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 2.68%.

Relative to New York, our data show that Roslyn Heights's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in New York.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Roslyn Heights, NY HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,153,000 15.5
$864,001 - $1,153,000 24.8
$576,001 - $864,000 35.7
$461,001 - $576,000 14.1
$346,001 - $461,000 4.9
$230,001 - $346,000 3.9
$115,001 - $230,000 0.7
$58,001 - $115,000 0.0
$0 - $58,000 0.3

Very High for NY
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
3.00011719207782 8.64197530864197

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Roslyn Heights 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
96.37% 3.99% 10 10
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,621 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 83.90
Renters 16.10
Vacant 6.06

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Roslyn Heights HOMES
2000 or Newer 12.4
1970 - 1999 16.0
1940 - 1969 53.7
1939 or Older 17.8

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Roslyn Heights HOMES
Single-Family 83.0
Townhomes 4.8
Small Apt. Buildings 8.2
Apt. Complexes 3.6
Mobile Homes 0.4
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Roslyn Heights HOMES
No Bedroom 1.56
1 Bedroom 6.51
2 Bedrooms 9.76
3 Bedrooms 34.73
4 Bedrooms 29.78
5 or more bedrooms 17.65

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