Hillside, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,388 housing units in Hillside. This represents a 0.3% growth from 7,364 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,388 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hillside is about 71.8%. Hillside's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.1%. Average household size is 3.04 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hillside were built after 1948.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom10.50%
Two Bedrooms28.80%
Three Bedrooms43.30%
Four Bedrooms12.20%
Five Bedrooms or more4.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.26
Median year structure was built1947
Median Value of occupied units$135,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$79,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.46
Median year structure was built1953
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$766

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage8.50%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage60.90%
Debt Free24%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23.4%