Ridgefield Park, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,134 housing units in Ridgefield Park. This represents a 0.2% growth from 5,126 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,134 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Ridgefield Park is about 53.3%. Ridgefield Park's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.4%. Average household size is 2.56 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ridgefield Park were built after 1942.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.20%
One Bedroom30.70%
Two Bedrooms20.60%
Three Bedrooms31.70%
Four Bedrooms9%
Five Bedrooms or more3.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.95
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$171,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$144,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.11
Median year structure was built1954
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$810

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage7.30%
Home Equity Loan12.60%
Simple Mortgage54.30%
Debt Free25.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.2%