Long Island housing values

Home values are down since the depths of the recession, according to Census figures released on Nov. 14, 2013. Here are estimates of the median value of homes in three-year periods for Long Island communities measured by the Census in its American Community Survey from 2010-2012 compared with estimates from 2007-2009. The 44 communities listed have populations of 20,000 or larger. Each Census estimate has a specific margin of error: For 2012-2012 median home prices, for example, the margin ranges from 1 percent to 6.7 percent. The Census indicates which changes are considered significantly different.

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How median home prices changed

15-21 percent decline 10-15 percent decline 5-10 percent decline 0-5 percent decline
Showing 44 records
Community 2007-2009 median home value 2010-2012 median home value Percent change Difference significant 2007-2009 owner-occupied percent 2010-2012 owner-occupied percent Difference significant
Baldwin $427,700 $352,200 -17.65% Yes 82.9% 77.6% No
Bay Shore $362,300 $309,000 -14.71% Yes 67.9% 55.1% Yes
Brentwood $346,800 $284,700 -17.91% Yes 79.2% 69.8% Yes
Centereach $376,400 $347,200 -7.76% Yes 86.5% 85.1% No
Central Islip $329,600 $274,300 -16.78% Yes 77.3% 65.4% Yes
Commack $529,200 $468,700 -11.43% Yes 93.0% 92.4% No
Copiague $377,800 $335,400 -11.22% Yes 78.5% 69.7% Yes
Coram $352,800 $318,300 -9.78% Yes 74.5% 65.0% Yes
Deer Park $399,800 $357,700 -10.53% Yes 82.5% 82.1% No
Dix Hills $740,400 $709,500 -4.17% No 97.2% 91.8% Yes
East Meadow $445,200 $391,200 -12.13% Yes 92.8% 87.6% Yes
East Northport $478,500 $434,300 -9.24% Yes 88.0% 85.5% No
East Patchogue $379,200 $323,900 -14.58% Yes 68.4% 63.3% No
Elmont $428,600 $375,900 -12.3% Yes 82.3% 80.9% No
Franklin Square $464,300 $428,600 -7.69% Yes 89.2% 81.8% Yes
Freeport $390,400 $330,200 -15.42% Yes 69.0% 65.8% No
Garden City $828,900 $780,800 -5.8% Yes 96.3% 95.5% No
Glen Cove $565,600 $477,800 -15.52% Yes 65.1% 54.2% Yes
Hauppauge $541,000 $463,800 -14.27% Yes 85.9% 84.6% No
Hempstead $366,300 $327,800 -10.51% Yes 42.9% 42.6% No
Hicksville $441,400 $395,000 -10.51% Yes 87.0% 82.4% Yes
Holbrook $404,900 $363,800 -10.15% Yes 81.6% 75.4% Yes
Holtsville $391,700 $346,300 -11.59% Yes 83.5% 83.7% No
Huntington Station $426,100 $369,400 -13.31% Yes 71.5% 66.8% No
Lake Ronkonkoma $391,200 $347,500 -11.17% Yes 76.0% 73.1% No
Levittown $405,200 $365,700 -9.75% Yes 90.7% 91.1% No
Lindenhurst $399,300 $349,400 -12.5% Yes 85.3% 79.4% Yes
Long Beach $549,500 $476,300 -13.32% Yes 62.7% 54.1% Yes
Massapequa $571,600 $485,500 -15.06% Yes 95.6% 94.4% No
Medford $356,900 $296,800 -16.84% Yes 85.1% 86.5% No
Merrick $563,700 $517,300 -8.23% Yes 98.0% 95.6% No
North Bellmore $465,700 $429,700 -7.73% Yes 94.9% 89.3% Yes
Oceanside $475,900 $442,700 -6.98% Yes 89.2% 88.2% No
Plainview $564,700 $489,400 -13.33% Yes 94.5% 94.6% No
Rockville Centre $628,900 $613,900 -2.39% No 78.7% 73.1% Yes
Ronkonkoma $403,200 $344,200 -14.63% Yes 79.6% 79.4% No
Selden $350,100 $307,500 -12.17% Yes 79.6% 79.5% No
Shirley $324,300 $258,500 -20.29% Yes 88.9% 86.2% No
Smithtown $561,100 $476,800 -15.02% Yes 87.2% 86.4% No
Syosset $643,500 $609,700 -5.25% Yes 95.3% 91.8% No
Uniondale $378,400 $319,200 -15.64% Yes 80.6% 74.6% No
Valley Stream $442,900 $374,600 -15.42% Yes 84.2% 78.1% Yes
West Babylon $389,300 $345,500 -11.25% Yes 77.3% 78.0% No
West Islip $454,100 $420,600 -7.38% Yes 93.5% 93.3% No
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