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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: Chemung County
[Data based on a sample. For information on confidentiality protection, sampling error, nonsampling error, and definitions, see text]

Subject Number Percent   Subject Number Percent

          Total housing units 37,745 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 35,049 100.0
1-unit, detached 24,881 65.9   1.00 or less 34,672 98.9
1-unit, attached 399 1.1   1.01 to 1.50 281 0.8
2 units 4,369 11.6   1.51 or more 96 0.3
3 or 4 units 2,491 6.6        
5 to 9 units 1,533 4.1             Specified owner-occupied units 19,237 100.0
10 to 19 units 656 1.7   VALUE    
20 or more units 1,134 3.0   Less than $50,000 5,083 26.4
Mobile home 2,253 6.0   $50,000 to $99,999 10,645 55.3
Boat, RV, van, etc. 29 0.1   $100,000 to $149,999 2,302 12.0
        $150,000 to $199,000 716 3.7
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 307 1.6
1999 to March 2000 292 0.8   $300,000 to $499,999 171 0.9
1995 to 1998 840 2.2   $500,000 to $999,999 13 0.1
1990 to 1994 1,026 2.7   $1,000,000 or more 0 0.0
1980 to 1989 1,743 4.6   Median (dollars) 67,200 (X)
1970 to 1979 5,009 13.3        
1960 to 1969 4,438 11.8   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 10,074 26.7    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 14,323 37.9   With a mortgage 12,113 63.0
             Less than $300 51 0.3
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 788 4.1
1 room 358 0.9        $500 to $699 2,490 12.9
2 rooms 712 1.9        $700 to $999 4,436 23.1
3 rooms 2,659 7.0        $1,000 to $1,499 3,253 16.9
4 rooms 5,486 14.5        $1,500 to $1,999 722 3.8
5 rooms 7,161 19.0        $2,000 or more 373 1.9
6 rooms 8,085 21.4        Median (dollars) 870 (X)
7 rooms 5,736 15.2   Not mortgaged 7,124 37.0
8 rooms 3,842 10.2        Median (dollars) 351 (X)
9 or more rooms 3,706 9.8        
Median (rooms) 5.8 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 35,049 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 7,271 37.8
1999 to March 2000 6,161 17.6   15 to 19 percent 3,564 18.5
1995 to 1998 7,750 22.1   20 to 24 percent 3,027 15.7
1990 to 1994 4,984 14.2   25 to 29 percent 1,535 8.0
1980 to 1989 5,979 17.1   30 to 34 percent 1,170 6.1
1970 to 1979 4,091 11.7   35 percent or more 2,555 13.3
1969 or earlier 6,084 17.4   Not computed 115 0.6
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 10,804 100.0
None 3,929 11.2   GROSS RENT    
1 13,445 38.4   Less than $200 759 7.0
2 13,122 37.4   $200 to $299 783 7.2
3 or more 4,553 13.0   $300 to $499 3,740 34.6
        $500 to $749 3,874 35.9
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 844 7.8
Utility Gas 26,366 75.2   $1,000 to $1,499 232 2.1
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 1,263 3.6   $1,500 or more 0 0.0
Electricity 2,792 8.0   No cash rent 572 5.3
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 3,107 8.9   Median (dollars) 493 (X)
Coal or coke 247 0.7        
Wood 960 2.7   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 15 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 233 0.7   Less than 15 percent 1,652 15.3
No fuel used 66 0.2   15 to 19 percent 1,410 13.1
        20 to 24 percent 1,273 11.8
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 1,268 11.7
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 145 0.4   30 to 34 percent 920 8.5
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 122 0.3   35 percent or more 3,524 32.6
No telephone service 515 1.5   Not computed 757 7.0
 
Date: July 7, 2006
 
-Represent zero or rounds to zero.    (X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000.

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