Gloucester City, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,612 housing units in Gloucester City. This represents a 6.5% decline from 4,934 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,612 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gloucester City is about 73.8%. Gloucester City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.5%. Average household size is 2.71 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Gloucester City were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom13.50%
Two Bedrooms21.50%
Three Bedrooms46.60%
Four Bedrooms13.90%
Five Bedrooms or more3.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.88
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$79,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$52,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.24
Median year structure was built1942
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$535

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5.30%
Home Equity Loan10.30%
Simple Mortgage48.80%
Debt Free35.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.5%