Bloomfield, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 19,508 housing units in Bloomfield. This represents a 1.1% growth from 19,293 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 19,508 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bloomfield is about 53.3%. Bloomfield's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.5%. Average household size is 2.48 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Bloomfield were built after 1945.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2%
One Bedroom26.30%
Two Bedrooms28.40%
Three Bedrooms31.70%
Four Bedrooms9%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.99
Median year structure was built1942
Median Value of occupied units$164,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$141,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1949
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$711

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage6.20%
Home Equity Loan8.30%
Simple Mortgage55.40%
Debt Free29.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.4%