Bergen County, New Jersey Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Bergen County, New Jersey

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Bergen County has 352,388 total housing units. This is an increase of 12,568 units since the year 2000 when it had 339,820 total homes. It's an increase of 27,571 units since the year 1990 when it had 324,817 total homes. There was an increase of 15,003 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Bergen County's 352,388 total housing units, 95.27% are occupied housing units, and 4.73% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 335,730 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 4,913 units since the year 2000 when it had 330,817 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 26,850 units since the year 1990 when it had 308,880 occupied housing units. Bergen County saw an increase of 21,937 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Bergen County's 335,730 occupied housing units, 46.5% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 33.89% are renter occupied housing units, and 20.6% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Bergen County has 113,764 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,220 units since the year 2000 when it had 108,544 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 14,760 units since the year 1990 when it had 99,004 renter occupied homes. Bergen County saw an increase of 9,540 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Bergen County has 154,617 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Bergen County has 67,349 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Bergen County has 16,658 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 7,655 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,003 vacant homes. It's an increase of 721 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,937 vacant homes. Bergen County saw a decrease of -6,934 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 16,658 vacant housing units, 40.86% are for rent units, 2.24% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 16% are for sale homes, 5.4% are sold - but not occupied homes, 12.56% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.2% are for migrant workers homes, and 22.91% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Bergen County has 6,807 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 3,885 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,922 for rent home units. It's an increase of 299 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,508 for rent home units. There was a decrease of -3,586 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 373 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -739 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,112 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 2,665 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,139 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,526 for sale units. It's a decrease of -2,145 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,810 for sale home units. There was a decrease of -3,284 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Bergen County has 900 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 2,093 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 827 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,266 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 1,434 units since the year 1990 when it had 659 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Bergen County saw an increase of 607 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -3 units since the year 2000 when it had 7 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 2 units since the year 1990 when it had 2 for migrant workers housing units. There was an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 3,816 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,646 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,170 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 1,604 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,212 listed as vacant other units. Bergen County saw a decrease of -42 units between 1990 and 2000.