East Rutherford, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,771 housing units in East Rutherford. This represents a 1.2% decline from 3,817 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,771 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in East Rutherford is about 43.2%. East Rutherford's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.4%. Average household size is 2.35 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in East Rutherford were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.30%
One Bedroom28.70%
Two Bedrooms37.10%
Three Bedrooms19.20%
Four Bedrooms6.60%
Five Bedrooms or more4.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.68
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$196,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$275,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.09
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$843

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage4.80%
Home Equity Loan8%
Simple Mortgage47.80%
Debt Free38.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.4%