Ridgefield, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,120 housing units in Ridgefield. This represents a 0.3% growth from 4,106 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,120 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 is about 57.3%. Ridgefield's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.4%. Average household size is 2.69 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Ridgefield were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.90%
One Bedroom14.80%
Two Bedrooms35.20%
Three Bedrooms31.90%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.9
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$239,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$190,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.41
Median year structure was built1954
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$977

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.40%
Home Equity Loan9.20%
Simple Mortgage46.50%
Debt Free39.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.3%