Spotswood, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,158 housing units in Spotswood. This represents a 5.4% growth from 2,995 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,158 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Spotswood is about 79.5%. Spotswood's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.9%. Average household size is 2.54 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Spotswood were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom15%
Two Bedrooms25.80%
Three Bedrooms37.90%
Four Bedrooms16.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.65
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$155,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$214,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.1
Median year structure was built1970

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.80%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan12.20%
Simple Mortgage52.60%
Debt Free26.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.3%