Hightstown, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,081 housing units in Hightstown. This represents a 3.3% decline from 2,151 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,081 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hightstown is about 60.1%. Hightstown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.8%. Average household size is 2.6 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hightstown were built after 1958.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom20%
Two Bedrooms28.50%
Three Bedrooms31.70%
Four Bedrooms15.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.69
Median year structure was built1949
Median Value of occupied units$141,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$162,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.45
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$865

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.90%
Home Equity Loan12.60%
Simple Mortgage65.30%
Debt Free18.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.3%