Old Tappan, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,804 housing units in Old Tappan. This represents a 33.1% growth from 1,355 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,804 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Old Tappan is about 93.5%. Old Tappan's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.4%. Average household size is 3.02 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Old Tappan were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom2.90%
Two Bedrooms8%
Three Bedrooms39.10%
Four Bedrooms36%
Five Bedrooms or more14%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.13
Median year structure was built1969
Median Value of occupied units$436,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$225,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.48
Median year structure was built1984

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.90%
Second Mortgage5.10%
Home Equity Loan9.80%
Simple Mortgage51.90%
Debt Free31.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23%