East Brunswick, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 16,640 housing units in East Brunswick. This represents a 8.1% growth from 15,395 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 16,365 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 275 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in East Brunswick is about 84.1%. East Brunswick's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.6%. Average household size is 2.84 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in East Brunswick were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.90%
One Bedroom10.40%
Two Bedrooms17.80%
Three Bedrooms30.90%
Four Bedrooms31.90%
Five Bedrooms or more7.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.96
Median year structure was built1970
Median Value of occupied units$212,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$188,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.23
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$893

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage7.10%
Home Equity Loan11.80%
Simple Mortgage56.10%
Debt Free24.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.7%