Dunellen, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,520 housing units in Dunellen. This represents a 1% growth from 2,496 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,520 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Dunellen is about 69%. Dunellen's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.7%. Average household size is 2.75 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom11.70%
Two Bedrooms23.40%
Three Bedrooms42.30%
Four Bedrooms16.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.97
Median year structure was built1941
Median Value of occupied units$155,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$137,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1950
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,100

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.60%
Home Equity Loan12.70%
Simple Mortgage52%
Debt Free30.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.9%