Hackettstown, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,347 housing units in Hackettstown. This represents a 35.8% growth from 3,202 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,347 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hackettstown is about 48.1%. Hackettstown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.9%. Average household size is 2.41 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hackettstown were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom30.40%
Two Bedrooms24.60%
Three Bedrooms26.70%
Four Bedrooms13.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$154,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$162,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.86
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$645

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.80%
Home Equity Loan12.70%
Simple Mortgage55.80%
Debt Free24.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.1%