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DP-4. Profile of Selected Housing Characteristics: 2000
Geographic Area: New York 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 798,144 100.0   OCCUPANTS PER ROOM    
UNITS IN STRUCTURE                 Occupied housing units 738,644 100.0
1-unit, detached 2,343 0.3   1.00 or less 661,098 89.5
1-unit, attached 4,081 0.5   1.01 to 1.50 31,456 4.3
2 units 4,934 0.6   1.51 or more 46,090 6.2
3 or 4 units 16,820 2.1        
5 to 9 units 50,481 6.3             Specified owner-occupied units 2,740 100.0
10 to 19 units 100,904 12.6   VALUE    
20 or more units 618,007 77.4   Less than $50,000 69 2.5
Mobile home 237 0.0   $50,000 to $99,999 67 2.4
Boat, RV, van, etc. 337 0.0   $100,000 to $149,999 178 6.5
        $150,000 to $199,000 195 7.1
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT       $200,000 to $299,999 225 8.2
1999 to March 2000 5,833 0.7   $300,000 to $499,999 296 10.8
1995 to 1998 13,199 1.7   $500,000 to $999,999 320 11.7
1990 to 1994 15,039 1.9   $1,000,000 or more 1,390 50.7
1980 to 1989 50,562 6.3   Median (dollars) 1,000,001 (X)
1970 to 1979 69,001 8.6        
1960 to 1969 113,765 14.3   MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED    
1940 to 1959 184,779 23.2    MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
1939 or earlier 345,966 43.3   With a mortgage 1,636 59.7
             Less than $300 0 0.0
 ROOMS            $300 to $499 10 0.4
1 room 123,663 15.5        $500 to $699 4 0.1
2 rooms 148,110 18.6        $700 to $999 95 3.5
3 rooms 217,229 27.2        $1,000 to $1,499 159 5.8
4 rooms 170,212 21.3        $1,500 to $1,999 153 5.6
5 rooms 82,733 10.4        $2,000 or more 1,215 44.3
6 rooms 29,807 3.7        Median (dollars) 3,615 (X)
7 rooms 11,995 1.5   Not mortgaged 1,104 40.3
8 rooms 6,187 0.8        Median (dollars) 955 (X)
9 or more rooms 8,208 1.0        
Median (rooms) 3.1 (X)   SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS    
         AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD    
          Occupied Housing Units 738,644 100.0    INCOME IN 1999    
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT       Less than 15 percent 1,332 48.6
1999 to March 2000 123,247 16.7   15 to 19 percent 263 9.6
1995 to 1998 211,228 28.6   20 to 24 percent 202 7.4
1990 to 1994 114,602 15.5   25 to 29 percent 119 4.3
1980 to 1989 108,398 14.7   30 to 34 percent 113 4.1
1970 to 1979 105,453 14.3   35 percent or more 657 24.0
1969 or earlier 75,716 10.3   Not computed 54 2.0
             
VEHICLES AVAILABLE                 Specified renter-occupied units 589,889 100.0
None 572,094 77.5   GROSS RENT    
1 149,476 20.2   Less than $200 37,476 6.4
2 13,172 1.8   $200 to $299 31,167 5.3
3 or more 3,902 0.5   $300 to $499 73,431 12.4
        $500 to $749 130,014 22.0
HOUSE HEATING FUEL       $750 to $999 88,438 15.0
Utility Gas 278,978 37.8   $1,000 to $1,499 104,586 17.7
Bottled, Tank, or LP gas 14,530 2.0   $1,500 or more 114,778 19.5
Electricity 104,981 14.2   No cash rent 9,999 1.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. 300,758 40.7   Median (dollars) 796 (X)
Coal or coke 852 0.1        
Wood 128 0.0   GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF    
Solar energy 289 0.0    HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999    
Other fuel 23,937 3.2   Less than 15 percent 143,712 24.4
No fuel used 14,191 1.9   15 to 19 percent 75,019 12.7
        20 to 24 percent 64,936 11.0
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS       25 to 29 percent 56,349 9.6
Lacking complete plumbing facilities 11,061 1.5   30 to 34 percent 41,591 7.1
Lacking complete kitchen facilities 13,240 1.8   35 percent or more 179,384 30.4
No telephone service 17,381 2.4   Not computed 28,898 4.9
 
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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