Hackensack, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 18,945 housing units in Hackensack. This represents a 7% growth from 17,705 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 18,945 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hackensack is about 32.4%. Hackensack's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.4%. Average household size is 2.26 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hackensack were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type7.70%
One Bedroom43.20%
Two Bedrooms27.10%
Three Bedrooms14.60%
Four Bedrooms5%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$187,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$198,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.05
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$1,019

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage8.20%
Home Equity Loan7%
Simple Mortgage57.40%
Debt Free26.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs25.7%