Clifton, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 31,060 housing units in Clifton. This represents a 3.5% growth from 29,999 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 31,060 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Clifton is about 60.9%. Clifton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.6%. Average household size is 2.59 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Clifton were built after 1950.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom16.60%
Two Bedrooms32.40%
Three Bedrooms34.30%
Four Bedrooms12.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.85
Median year structure was built1950
Median Value of occupied units$181,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$169,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.19
Median year structure was built1951
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$733

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage5.90%
Home Equity Loan6.60%
Simple Mortgage44.90%
Debt Free42.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.8%