Hoboken, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 19,990 housing units in Hoboken. This represents a 14.7% growth from 17,421 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 19,990 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Hoboken is about 23%. Hoboken's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.4%. Average household size is 1.92 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Hoboken were built after 1948.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type6.50%
One Bedroom40.90%
Two Bedrooms37.20%
Three Bedrooms11.60%
Four Bedrooms3.10%
Five Bedrooms or more0.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.13
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$428,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$625,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.85
Median year structure was built1952
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$900

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.30%
Home Equity Loan7%
Simple Mortgage66%
Debt Free17.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23%