Roselle, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,870 housing units in Roselle. This represents a 0.4% decline from 7,899 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,870 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Roselle is about 60.9%. Roselle's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.4%. Average household size is 2.82 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Roselle were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.30%
One Bedroom21.40%
Two Bedrooms24.70%
Three Bedrooms33.70%
Four Bedrooms13.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.18
Median year structure was built1951
Median Value of occupied units$129,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$111,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$728

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage10.20%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage59.40%
Debt Free24%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.3%