Peekskill in Westchester county, New York

Peekskill, NY

The vibrant city of Peekskill, New York is located in Westchester County, just 40 miles from New York City.

The Hudson Line on the Metro-North railroad delivers passengers to the city in just about an hour.

The downtown area features more than a dozen restaurants within short walking distance of each other, making Peekskill a top-notch destination for any foodie. Bistros, grills, and coffee houses dot the downtown landscape alongside iconic Peekskill buildings, such as the Paramount Hudson Valley. This theater offers independent film screenings as well as live music. Other attractions include the Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, the unique Bruised Apple Books and Music, and the historic Lincoln Depot Museum.

While Peekskill does not offer the rolling hills and wide open spaces amidst palatial colonials that many Westchester towns do, the great outdoors is not entirely lacking. The Blue Mountain Reservation provides hikers with a chance to experience wildlife in the 1538-acre park. Bear Mountain State Park is just across the river and features activities such as hiking, biking, cross-country skiing, skating.

For its fresh and vivacious downtown, artist’s community, and easy commute to the City, it is easy to understand why more than 23,000 people have decided to call Peekskill their home.

Peekskill, NY Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Peekskill, NY Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
January 2017 - Single Family Homes
$156K
Down 29.2 % since January 2016
Average Sales Price
January 2017 - Single Family Homes
$163K
Down 32.1 % since January 2016
Days on Market
January 2017 - Single Family Homes
298
Up 21.1 % since January 2016

Peekskill, NY Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Peekskill, NY Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
January 2017 - Condos
$220K
Down 4.3 % since January 2016
Average Sales Price
January 2017 - Condos
$225K
Up 3.5 % since January 2016
Days on Market
January 2017 - Condos
157
Down 3.1 % since January 2016

Peekskill, NY Condo Sales by Quarter

Peekskill, NY Co-op Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
January 2017 - Co-ops
$61K
Up 0.0 % since January 2016
Average Sales Price
January 2017 - Co-ops
$65K
Up 0.0 % since January 2016
Days on Market
January 2017 - Co-ops
300
Up 0.0 % since January 2016

Peekskill, NY Co-op Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Peekskill, NY

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.17 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 5,390.4
Household Size (people) 2.58
Households w/ Children 28.30 %
Annual Residential Turnover 11.43 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $912
One Bedroom $1,096
Two Bedroom $1,329
Three Bedroom $1,709
Four Bedroom $1,962

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 23,543
Households: 9,084
Median Age: 39.37

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $60,279)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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School Information for Peekskill, NY

Public Elementary

School

HILLCREST SCHOOL
Grades: 4-5
4 HORTON DR
PEEKSKILL, NY 10566

OAKSIDE SCHOOL
Grades: 2-3
200 DECATUR AVE
PEEKSKILL, NY 10566

WOODSIDE SCHOOL
Grades: K-1
702 DEPEW ST
PEEKSKILL, NY 10566

Public Middle

School

PEEKSKILL MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
212 RINGGOLD ST
PEEKSKILL, NY 10566

Public High

School

PEEKSKILL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
1072 ELM ST
PEEKSKILL, NY 10566

Private/Catholic

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Peekskill, NY Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Peekskill, NY

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Featured Homes for Sale in Peekskill, NY

624 Ridge Street, Peekskill (Peekskill), NY 10566
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624 Ridge Street,
Peekskill (Peekskill), NY 10566

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2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
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1 bedroom, 2 baths
1338 Longview Avenue, Peekskill (Peekskill), NY 10566
$500,000

1338 Longview Avenue,
Peekskill (Peekskill), NY 10566

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
28 Crestview Avenue, Cortlandt (Peekskill), NY 10567
$335,000

28 Crestview Avenue,
Cortlandt (Peekskill), NY 10567

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