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Table 13.I.C

Occupied Housing Units
By Number of Rooms

U.S. and New York1

 
     
 

Rooms
Per
Unit
2012  
  U.S. New York¹  
 
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
 
  Total
115,969,540
74,119,256
41,850,284
6,872,526
3,529,896
3,342,630
 
    1 room
1.6%
0.3%
3.9%
3.7%
0.7%
6.9%
 
    2 or 3 rooms
11.0%
2.8%
25.5%
20.7%
6.6%
35.6%
 
    4 or 5 rooms
35.8%
28.7%
48.3%
35.7%
25.4%
46.6%
 
    6 or 7 rooms
31.4%
39.4%
17.2%
22.6%
35.6%
8.9%
 
    8 or more rooms
20.3%
28.8%
5.1%
17.3%
31.7%
2.0%
 
  Total Percentage
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
 
     
 

Rooms
Per
Unit
2011  
  U.S. New York¹  
 
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
 
  Total
114,991,725
74,264,435
40,727,290
6,789,943
3,472,909
3,317,034
 
    1 room
1.6%
0.3%
4.1%
4.0%
0.8%
7.4%
 
    2 or 3 rooms
10.8%
2.8%
25.5%
20.4%
6.3%
35.1%
 
    4 or 5 rooms
35.9%
29.0%
48.5%
35.4%
25.0%
46.2%
 
    6 or 7 rooms
31.5%
39.5%
16.9%
22.6%
35.3%
9.0%
 
    8 or more rooms
20.2%
28.5%
5.0%
17.7%
32.3%
2.3%
 
  Total Percentage
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
 
     
 

Rooms
Per
Unit
2010  
  U.S. New York¹  
 
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
Occupied
Housing
Units
Owner
Occupied
Housing
Units
Renter
Occupied
Housing
Units
 
  Total
114,567,419
74,873,372
39,694,047
6,800,883
3,547,755
3,253,128
 
    1 room
1.6%
0.2%
4.0%
3.9%
0.8%
7.4%
 
    2 or 3 rooms
10.6%
2.7%
25.6%
20.1%
6.1%
35.2%
 
    4 or 5 rooms
35.7%
28.8%
48.8%
35.0%
24.8%
46.1%
 
    6 or 7 rooms
31.8%
39.7%
16.8%
23.3%
36.3%
9.0%
 
    8 or more rooms
20.3%
28.5%
4.9%
17.8%
31.9%
2.3%
 
  Total Percentage
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
100%
 
     
  1New York - Comprises New York- Nothern New Jersey - Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area  
     
     
 

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Source:
U.S. Census - American Community Survey (Table S2504)

 

 

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