Middlesex County, New Jersey Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Middlesex County, New Jersey

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 294,800 total housing units. This is an increase of 21,163 units since the year 2000 when it had 273,637 total homes. It's an increase of 44,626 units since the year 1990 when it had 250,174 total housing units. Middlesex County saw an increase of 23,463 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Middlesex County's 294,800 total housing units, 95.38% are occupied home units, and 4.62% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 281,186 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 15,371 units since the year 2000 when it had 265,815 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 42,353 units since the year 1990 when it had 238,833 occupied units. Middlesex County saw an increase of 26,982 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Middlesex County's 281,186 occupied housing units, 48.56% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 33.44% are renter occupied housing units, and 18% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 94,039 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,605 units since the year 2000 when it had 88,434 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 16,197 units since the year 1990 when it had 77,842 renter occupied homes. Middlesex County saw an increase of 10,592 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Middlesex County has 136,540 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 50,607 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Middlesex County has 13,614 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 5,792 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,822 vacant units. It's an increase of 2,273 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,341 vacant homes. There was a decrease of -3,519 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 13,614 vacant housing units, 38.95% are for rent homes, 2.6% are rented - but not occupied units, 19.97% are for sale housing units, 4.41% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 9.14% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.3% are for migrant workers housing units, and 25.43% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 5,303 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 2,816 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,487 for rent homes. It's an increase of 292 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,011 for rent housing units. Middlesex County saw a decrease of -2,524 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Middlesex County has 281 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -718 units since the year 2000 when it had 999 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 2,719 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,252 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,467 for sale housing units. It's a decrease of -622 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,341 for sale housing units. There was a decrease of -1,874 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 601 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 1,244 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 339 units since the year 2000 when it had 905 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 773 units since the year 1990 when it had 471 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Middlesex County saw an increase of 434 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -20 units since the year 2000 when it had 24 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -5 units since the year 1990 when it had 9 for migrant workers housing units. Middlesex County saw an increase of 15 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Middlesex County has 3,462 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,522 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,940 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 2,118 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,344 listed as vacant other home units. Middlesex County saw an increase of 596 units between 1990 and 2000.