Westwood, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,610 housing units in Westwood. This represents a 8.2% growth from 4,260 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,610 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Westwood is about 62%. Westwood's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.7%. Average household size is 2.42 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Westwood were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom24.90%
Two Bedrooms17.90%
Three Bedrooms34.30%
Four Bedrooms18.90%
Five Bedrooms or more2.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1951
Median Value of occupied units$239,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1964
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$634

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.80%
Home Equity Loan12.80%
Simple Mortgage55.20%
Debt Free26.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.6%