Elmer, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 557 housing units in Elmer. This represents a 3.6% decline from 578 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 557 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Elmer is about 71.4%. Elmer's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.9%. Average household size is 2.61 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Elmer were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom9.50%
Two Bedrooms27.10%
Three Bedrooms43.60%
Four Bedrooms17.20%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.9
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$103,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$78,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.87
Median year structure was built1943
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$615

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage10.10%
Home Equity Loan9.20%
Simple Mortgage39.50%
Debt Free41.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%