Wanaque, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,500 housing units in Wanaque. This represents a 7.4% growth from 3,259 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,426 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 74 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wanaque is about 79.9%. Wanaque's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.6%. Average household size is 2.86 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wanaque were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom5.10%
Two Bedrooms29.70%
Three Bedrooms35.80%
Four Bedrooms25.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.91
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$172,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$165,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.64
Median year structure was built1955

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.70%
Second Mortgage9.60%
Home Equity Loan12.30%
Simple Mortgage56.20%
Debt Free20.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs25.6%