West New York, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 17,360 housing units in West New York. This represents a 9.9% growth from 15,794 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 17,360 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West New York is about 19.9%. West New York's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.7%. Average household size is 2.74 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West New York were built after 1951.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type8.30%
One Bedroom34.40%
Two Bedrooms39.10%
Three Bedrooms15.40%
Four Bedrooms1.80%
Five Bedrooms or more0.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.55
Median year structure was built1951
Median Value of occupied units$218,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$162,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.78
Median year structure was built1951
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$605

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.50%
Home Equity Loan0.90%
Simple Mortgage79.40%
Debt Free15.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs30.2%