Bridgeton, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,795 housing units in Bridgeton. This represents a 4.9% decline from 7,142 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,795 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Bridgeton is about 48.4%. Bridgeton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9%. Average household size is 2.96 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.20%
One Bedroom16.30%
Two Bedrooms30.50%
Three Bedrooms38.50%
Four Bedrooms8.30%
Five Bedrooms or more3.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.76
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$71,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$53,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.15
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$541

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7%
Home Equity Loan3.20%
Simple Mortgage45.70%
Debt Free44%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.2%