Elmwood Park, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,242 housing units in Elmwood Park. This represents a 4.4% growth from 6,940 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,242 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Elmwood Park is about 60.6%. Elmwood Park's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.1%. Average household size is 2.66 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Elmwood Park were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom11.30%
Two Bedrooms34.20%
Three Bedrooms35.80%
Four Bedrooms12.60%
Five Bedrooms or more4.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.74
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$184,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$162,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.54
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$774

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage6.70%
Home Equity Loan4.20%
Simple Mortgage42.20%
Debt Free46.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.5%