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Housing Statistics

New jersey

Number

Percent

Total housing units17,446100.0
UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached2,43914.0
1-unit, attached8725.0
2 units1,74010.0
3 or 4 units5693.3
5 to 9 units6103.5
10 to 19 units4122.4
20 or more units10,78761.8
Mobile home70.0
Boat, RV, van, etc.100.1
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 20003942.3
1995 to 19983401.9
1990 to 19947164.1
1980 to 19892,27613.0
1970 to 19793,69521.2
1960 to 19694,35425.0
1940 to 19594,55926.1
1939 or earlier1,1126.4
ROOMS
1 room9555.5
2 rooms1,92011.0
3 rooms4,47025.6
4 rooms3,95622.7
5 rooms2,65115.2
6 rooms1,7039.8
7 rooms6753.9
8 rooms5082.9
9 or more rooms6083.5
Median (rooms)3.8(X)
Occupied Housing Units16,544100.0
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 20003,51721.3
1995 to 19985,00430.2
1990 to 19942,27813.8
1980 to 19892,36114.3
1970 to 19791,84511.2
1969 or earlier1,5399.3
VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None2,24013.5
18,62852.2
24,83029.2
3 or more8465.1
HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas9,52157.5
Bottled, tank, or LP gas2231.3
Electricity3,30420.0
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.3,20019.3
Coal or coke50.0
Wood00.0
Solar energy00.0
Other fuel890.5
No fuel used2021.2
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities530.3
Lacking complete kitchen facilities540.3
No telephone service1170.7
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units16,544100.0
1.00 or less15,36392.9
1.01 to 1.505143.1
1.51 or more6674.0
Specified owner-occupied units2,377100.0
VALUE
Less than $50,000672.8
$50,000 to $99,99900.0
$100,000 to $149,999321.3
$150,000 to $199,9991837.7
$200,000 to $299,9991,06644.8
$300,000 to $499,99979833.6
$500,000 to $999,9991887.9
$1,000,000 or more431.8
Median (dollars)287,000(X)
MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage1,48562.5
Less than $300
00.0
$300 to $499
00.0
$500 to $699
50.2
$700 to $999
391.6
$1,000 to $1,499
1958.2
$1,500 to $1,999
35314.9
$2,000 or more
89337.6
Median (dollars)
2,203(X)
Not mortgaged89237.5
Median (dollars)
747(X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE
OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent53922.7
15 to 19 percent31613.3
20 to 24 percent29612.5
25 to 29 percent2128.9
30 to 34 percent1797.5
35 percent or more79333.4
Not computed421.8
Specified renter-occupied units7,237100.0
GROSS RENT
Less than $2002763.8
$200 to $2991892.6
$300 to $4994095.7
$500 to $7496989.6
$750 to $9991,44720.0
$1,000 to $1,4992,18830.2
$1,500 or more1,80424.9
No cash rent2263.1
Median (dollars)1,101(X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent1,23617.1
15 to 19 percent76110.5
20 to 24 percent75410.4
25 to 29 percent1,03114.2
30 to 34 percent4886.7
35 percent or more2,43133.6
Not computed5367.4
(X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices H1, H7, H20, H23, H24, H30, H34, H38, H40, H43, H44, H48, H51, H62, H63, H69, H74, H76, H90, H91, and H94

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