New Brunswick, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 13,893 housing units in New Brunswick. This represents a 2.5% growth from 13,556 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 13,893 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in New Brunswick is about 26.3%. New Brunswick's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6%. Average household size is 3.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in New Brunswick were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.90%
One Bedroom27.80%
Two Bedrooms33.10%
Three Bedrooms21%
Four Bedrooms9%
Five Bedrooms or more3.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.25
Median year structure was built1945
Median Value of occupied units$122,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$95,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.21
Median year structure was built1958
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$800

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage6.30%
Home Equity Loan10.10%
Simple Mortgage50.10%
Debt Free33.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.7%