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.
Methodology: NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more
With 10,421 people, 2,984 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $236,809, West Haverstraw real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.
Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in West Haverstraw, accounting for 44.77% of the village's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in West Haverstraw include row houses and other attached homes ( 22.11%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 18.49%), and a few large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 14.44%).
The most prevalent building size and type in West Haverstraw are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The village has a mixture of owners and renters, with 60.38% owning and 39.62% renting.
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. West Haverstraw's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 43.32% of the village's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in West Haverstraw include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 40.59%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 15.59%).
Homes have actually lost value in West Haverstraw over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 33.81% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows West Haverstraw home appreciation rates at 0.66%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 2.68%.
Over the last year, West Haverstraw appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, West Haverstraw's appreciation rate has been -0.63%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in West Haverstraw were at 0.66%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 2.68%.
Relative to New York, our data show that West Haverstraw's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in New York.
|$710,001 - $946,000||3.1|
|$473,001 - $710,000||2.5|
|$379,001 - $473,000||7.7|
|$284,001 - $379,000||24.6|
|$189,001 - $284,000||44.6|
|$95,001 - $189,000||11.9|
|$47,001 - $95,000||0.4|
|$0 - $47,000||5.2|
|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 West Haverstraw HOMES|
|2000 or Newer||0.5|
|1970 - 1999||40.6|
|1940 - 1969||43.3|
|1939 or Older||15.6|
|TYPE OF West Haverstraw HOMES|
|Small Apt. Buildings||18.5|
|SIZE OF West Haverstraw HOMES|
|5 or more bedrooms||9.90|