Rockaway, NJ Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,491 housing units in Rockaway.
This represents a 5.8% growth from 2,355 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 2,491 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Rockaway is about 68.7%.
Rockaway's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.8%.
Average household size is 2.64 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Rockaway were built after 1955.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||4.60%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Median year structure was built||1956|
|Median Value of occupied units||$187,200|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$162,500|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Median year structure was built||1952|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||12.60%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||23.3%|