Springfield, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,204 housing units in Springfield. This represents a 3.6% growth from 5,990 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,204 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Springfield is about 74%. Springfield's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.3%. Average household size is 2.4 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Springfield were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom16.40%
Two Bedrooms21.80%
Three Bedrooms34.90%
Four Bedrooms23.50%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.64
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$250,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.72
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$795

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage5.60%
Home Equity Loan8.70%
Simple Mortgage49.80%
Debt Free35.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.8%