Chester, NJ Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 627 housing units in Chester.
This represents a 27.4% growth from 492 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 627 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Chester is about 77%.
Chester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.9%.
Average household size is 2.66 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chester were built after 1971.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||6.10%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.95|
|Median year structure was built||1971|
|Median Value of occupied units||$313,600|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$208,300|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||1.69|
|Median year structure was built||1965|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$425|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||17.50%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||21.5%|