Butler, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,923 housing units in Butler. This represents a 6.3% growth from 2,750 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,923 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Butler is about 66.4%. Butler's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.9%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom16.80%
Two Bedrooms22.10%
Three Bedrooms43%
Four Bedrooms15.20%
Five Bedrooms or more1.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1953
Median Value of occupied units$187,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1954
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$628

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage5.20%
Home Equity Loan15.80%
Simple Mortgage52.10%
Debt Free26.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.4%