Mountainside, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,478 housing units in Mountainside. This represents a 1% growth from 2,454 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,478 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Mountainside is about 94.7%. Mountainside's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.8%. Average household size is 2.6 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom1.70%
Two Bedrooms6.70%
Three Bedrooms50.20%
Four Bedrooms33.20%
Five Bedrooms or more6.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.67
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$346,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.42
Median year structure was built1964

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.60%
Home Equity Loan7.60%
Simple Mortgage46.30%
Debt Free39.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.4%