Real Estate Market Update for Sound Beach, NY
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Welcome to October's Market Update,. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of October. The number of active listings was up 4% from one year earlier, and up 5% from the previous month. This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 250-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 32%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 100-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 20% year-over-year, and decreased 14% month-over-month. Higher year-over-year figures indicate that more buyers have been finding what they're looking for. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
Map Information for Sound Beach, NY
Area Information for Sound Beach, NY
  • Population: 7,873
  • Median Age: 36.45 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 26.38 mins
  • Sales Tax: 8.625%
  • Population Density: 4,627/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 6.75%
  • Closest Airport: Long Island Macarthur
  • Closest College: State University Of New York-stony Brook
  • Closest Jr. College: Suffolk County Comm Clg-ammerman Campus
  • Median Household Income: $79,428
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 11.7%
  • Median Years in Residence: 4.96 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $217,370
  • Closest Major Sports Team: New York Islanders
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 41%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Sound Beach, NY
Median Age: 36.45 Married: 40% Number of Households: 2,830 Households with Children: 1,112
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      Local Weather for Sound Beach, NY
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