Long Branch, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 13,983 housing units in Long Branch. This represents a 2.6% growth from 13,632 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 13,983 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Long Branch is about 42.4%. Long Branch's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.9%. Average household size is 2.47 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Long Branch were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.50%
One Bedroom27.40%
Two Bedrooms33.50%
Three Bedrooms23.60%
Four Bedrooms8.80%
Five Bedrooms or more3.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.69
Median year structure was built1951
Median Value of occupied units$135,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$205,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.31
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$671

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage9.40%
Home Equity Loan7%
Simple Mortgage54.60%
Debt Free28.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.5%