Maplewood, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,615 housing units in Maplewood. This represents a 5.5% growth from 8,169 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,615 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Maplewood is about 78.1%. Maplewood's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.9%. Average household size is 2.81 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Maplewood were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.90%
One Bedroom8.30%
Two Bedrooms18.80%
Three Bedrooms39.70%
Four Bedrooms20.30%
Five Bedrooms or more11.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.99
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$222,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$173,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1952
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$925

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan12.10%
Simple Mortgage57.60%
Debt Free22.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.9%