Chinatown Real Estate Market Overview

Could Chinatown, New York, 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 Chinatown. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods near Chi...natown such as SoHo and NoHo. When you’re ready, Trulia has 25 resale and new homes in Chinatown lined up for you, including 13 open houses, and 2 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Chinatown show a -59% 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 Chinatown for Oct 19 to Jan 18 was $830,000 based on 1 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Chinatown was $1,394, a decrease of -19% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Chinatown for Dec 19 to Jan 19 was $1,300.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

Chinatown has average crime relative to the rest of New York County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Chinatown 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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Schools in Chinatown

School data is currently unavailable. Use the map above to find the best schools in Chinatown.


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

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

Commute Type
8% commute by car
0% commute by bike
49% commute by public transportation
33% commute by foot

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