West Milford, NJ Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 9,909 housing units in West Milford. This represents a 5.3% growth from 9,411 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,265 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 3,644 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Milford is about 89.6%. West Milford's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.84 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Milford were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom7.20%
Two Bedrooms24.90%
Three Bedrooms42.50%
Four Bedrooms21.60%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.94
Median year structure was built1964
Median Value of occupied units$171,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$148,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.03
Median year structure was built1954
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$650

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.20%
Home Equity Loan12.10%
Simple Mortgage63.90%
Debt Free15.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs22.7%