Hawthorne, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,419 housing units in Hawthorne. This represents a 5.2% growth from 7,055 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,419 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hawthorne is about 65.2%. Hawthorne's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.1%. Average household size is 2.5 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hawthorne were built after 1950.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom13.70%
Two Bedrooms32.10%
Three Bedrooms35.40%
Four Bedrooms14.40%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.68
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$198,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$191,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$736

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7.10%
Home Equity Loan8.90%
Simple Mortgage48.40%
Debt Free35.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24%