Island Heights, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 810 housing units in Island Heights. This represents a 16.5% growth from 695 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 810 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Island Heights is about 86.4%. Island Heights's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.8%. Average household size is 2.48 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Island Heights were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.20%
One Bedroom4.30%
Two Bedrooms22.50%
Three Bedrooms43.10%
Four Bedrooms22%
Five Bedrooms or more7.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1954
Median Value of occupied units$167,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$170,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.78
Median year structure was built1947

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage3.80%
Home Equity Loan12.20%
Simple Mortgage48.80%
Debt Free35.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.2%