Hempstead Real Estate Market Overview

Could Hempstead, NY be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Hempstead. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Hempstead such as Ro...osevelt and Freeport. When you’re ready, Trulia has 229 resale and new homes in Hempstead lined up for you, including 2 open houses, and 372 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$250,000

Median Sales Price

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$172

Price Per Sqft

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$5,250

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Hempstead show a -12% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Hempstead for Feb 26 to May 25 was $250,000 based on 25 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Hempstead was $172, a decrease of -14% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Hempstead for Apr 29 to May 29 was $5,250.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Hempstead can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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52

Counts of Theft

39

Counts of Robbery

34

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Hempstead

There are 14 schools in Hempstead.

Elementary Schools
7

Academy Charter School

Public, K - 6

3

Jackson Main Elementary School

Public, 1 - 5

2

Barack Obama Elementary School

Public, 1 - 5

Middle Schools
6

Lawrence Road Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

3

Alverta B Gray Schultz Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

N/A

College Preparatory Academy For Mathematics And Science

Public, 9 - 10

High Schools
2

Hempstead High School

Public, 9 - 12

N/A

College Preparatory Academy For Mathematics And Science

Public, 9 - 10

N/A

College Preparatory Academy For Business And Law

Public, 9 - 10


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Hempstead by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
28%
Single residents
Home owners
56%
Home owners
Median age
33
Median age
Household income
$62,922
Median household income
College educated
22%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Hempstead commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
70% commute by car
0% commute by bike
24% commute by public transportation
2% commute by foot

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