Belleville, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 14,144 housing units in Belleville. This represents a 0.6% growth from 14,058 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 14,144 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Belleville is about 50.9%. Belleville's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.9%. Average household size is 2.6 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Belleville were built after 1949.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom25.90%
Two Bedrooms33.70%
Three Bedrooms28.10%
Four Bedrooms8.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.99
Median year structure was built1946
Median Value of occupied units$147,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$163,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.2
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$752

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.10%
Home Equity Loan6.20%
Simple Mortgage51.80%
Debt Free35.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.2%