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Bridgeton, NJ (New Jersey) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $128,844 (it was $70,900 in 2000)
Bridgeton:

$128,844
New Jersey:

$334,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,720 - $170,315

Bridgeton,NJ index of house prices

Total population: 25,347 (Urban population: 22,771 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 0)

Houses: 6,961 (6,071 occupied: 2,518 owner occupied, 3,434 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

58%
State:

36%

Housing density: 1,119 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $1,421,861.

Median contract rent in 2017: $512 (lower quartile is $304, upper quartile is $589)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $322


Median gross rent in Bridgeton, NJ in 2017: $602

Housing units in Bridgeton with a mortgage: 1,521 (31 second mortgage, 72 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 989

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $63,450

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $46,086

Median monthly housing costs: $1,033


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Bridgeton, New Jersey Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1950

Median year apartment built: 1958

Household type by relationship:

Households: 24,690
  • In family households: 19,168 (1,913 male householders, 2,513 female householders)
    1,878 spouses, 7,638 children (7,292 natural, 54 adopted, 314 stepchildren), 1,279 grandchildren, 480 brothers or sisters, 346 parents, 1,539 other relatives, 1,178 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,940 (730 male householders (625 living alone)), 923 female householders (850 living alone)), 293 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,533

Size of family households: 881 2-persons, 991 3-persons, 852 4-persons, 689 5-persons, 554 6-persons, 367 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,478 1-person, 154 2-persons, 23 3-persons, 1 6-persons.

2,242 married couples with children.
3,330 single-parent households (1,121 men, 2,209 women).

53.4% of residents of Bridgeton speak English at home.
45.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (39% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 21% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (52% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (94% speak English very well, 6% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 5,795 (23.5%)
(8.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

5.0
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • 0no bedroom
  • 701 bedroom
  • 4692 bedrooms
  • 1,4293 bedrooms
  • 4614 bedrooms
  • 855+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • 159no bedroom
  • 9481 bedroom
  • 1,0812 bedrooms
  • 7853 bedrooms
  • 4574 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgeton in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgeton in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 108no vehicle
  • 7431 vehicle
  • 9822 vehicles
  • 3843 vehicles
  • 2444 vehicles
  • 625+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgeton in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bridgeton in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,194no vehicle
  • 1,2901 vehicle
  • 7232 vehicles
  • 1843 vehicles
  • 724 vehicles
  • 305+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 193 rooms
  • 954 rooms
  • 3465 rooms
  • 8626 rooms
  • 5217 rooms
  • 3088 rooms
  • 3869+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • 1611 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 3113 rooms
  • 8914 rooms
  • 9745 rooms
  • 6656 rooms
  • 3767 rooms
  • 1378 rooms
  • 259+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Bridgeton, NJ
  • Bridgeton, NJ household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Bridgeton, NJ in 2017
  • 670Less than $10,000
  • 1,008$10,000 to $19,999
  • 731$20,000 to $29,999
  • 763$30,000 to $39,999
  • 349$40,000 to $49,999
  • 596$50,000 to $59,999
  • 499$60,000 to $74,999
  • 594$75,000 to $99,999
  • 347$100,000 to $124,999
  • 129$125,000 to $149,999
  • 178$150,000 to $199,999
  • 83$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Bridgeton, NJ

  • Distribution of house value in Bridgeton, NJ in 2017
  • 32Less than $10,000
  • 6$10,000 to $14,999
  • 25$15,000 to $19,999
  • 5$20,000 to $24,999
  • 7$25,000 to $29,999
  • 16$30,000 to $34,999
  • 68$35,000 to $39,999
  • 87$40,000 to $49,999
  • 93$50,000 to $59,999
  • 120$60,000 to $69,999
  • 406$70,000 to $79,999
  • 145$80,000 to $89,999
  • 194$90,000 to $99,999
  • 494$100,000 to $124,999
  • 222$125,000 to $149,999
  • 322$150,000 to $174,999
  • 114$175,000 to $199,999
  • 71$200,000 to $249,999
  • 42$250,000 to $299,999
  • 45$300,000 to $399,999
  • 48$400,000 to $499,999
  • 55$500,000 to $749,999
  • 6$750,000 to $999,999
  • 13$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Bridgeton, NJ

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Bridgeton, NJ in 2017
  • 165Less than $100
  • 2$100 to $149
  • 188$150 to $199
  • 210$200 to $249
  • 34$250 to $299
  • 4$300 to $349
  • 63$350 to $399
  • 98$400 to $449
  • 195$450 to $499
  • 27$500 to $549
  • 84$550 to $599
  • 60$600 to $649
  • 291$650 to $699
  • 172$700 to $749
  • 422$750 to $799
  • 572$800 to $899
  • 171$900 to $999
  • 671$1,000 to $1,249
  • 181$1,250 to $1,499
  • 5$1,500 to $1,999
  • 55No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 76.1%
Number of people working at home: 54 (0.6% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 382
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 769
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 999
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,439
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,420
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 650
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 860
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 200
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 134
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 874
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 635
  • 90 or more minutes: 122
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bridgeton

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,145 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 669 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1 (0%)
  • Taxi: 86 (1%)
  • Walked: 207 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 54 (1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 9.5%Males
  • 2.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 39.8%Males
  • 28.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 4.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 4.0%Males
  • 7.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 8.8%Males
  • 21.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 4.0%Males
  • 9.0%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Bridgeton, New Jersey
  • 1,1912010 or later
  • 2,9812000 to 2009
  • 1,2981990 to 1999
  • 5851980 to 1989
  • 1651970 to 1979
  • 146Before 1970
Ancestries in Bridgeton, NJ

First ancestries reported:

  • Irish: 294 (1.6%)
  • German: 286 (1.5%)
  • Italian: 280 (1.5%)
  • African: 255 (1.4%)
  • American: 136 (0.7%)
  • Jamaican: 102 (0.5%)
  • English: 83 (0.4%)
  • Polish: 80 (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 29 (0.2%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 24 (0.1%)
  • Greek: 23 (0.1%)
  • Dutch: 20 (0.1%)
  • Scottish: 20 (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 18 (0.10%)
  • Haitian: 11 (0.06%)
  • West Indian: 8 (0.04%)
  • Russian: 6 (0.03%)
  • Norwegian: 5 (0.03%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 3 (0.02%)
  • Albanian: 1 (0.01%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Mexico
Bridgeton:

72.9% (4,587)
New Jersey:

100.0% (-1)

Guatemala
Bridgeton:

8.3% (524)
New Jersey:

100.0% (-1)

Dominican Republic
Bridgeton:

2.3% (147)
New Jersey:

100.0% (-1)

Jamaica
Bridgeton:

1.6% (103)
New Jersey:

100.0% (-1)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 15,125
  • Other state: 2,852
  • Northeast: 1,273
  • Midwest: 183
  • South: 1,164
  • West: 288

84.7% of Bridgeton residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34.8% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 94.3% lived in New Jersey.


Bridgeton:

84.7%
State average:

89.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 180
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 646
  • 5th and 6th grade: 499
  • 7th and 8th grade: 318
  • 9th grade: 535
  • 10th grade: 253
  • 11th grade: 515
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 198
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,120
  • Less than 1 year of college: 371
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,050
  • Associate degree: 298
  • Bachelor's degree: 307
  • Master's degree: 71
  • Professional school degree: 57
  • Doctorate degree: 4
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 313
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 294
  • 5th and 6th grade: 349
  • 7th and 8th grade: 285
  • 9th grade: 266
  • 10th grade: 258
  • 11th grade: 249
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 142
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,810
  • Less than 1 year of college: 347
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 660
  • Associate degree: 389
  • Bachelor's degree: 255
  • Master's degree: 192
  • Professional school degree: 26
  • Doctorate degree: 5
Educational Attainment for Females
Bridgeton marital status for males
Bridgeton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,107
  • One, attached: 2,020
  • Two: 751
  • 3 or 4: 370
  • 5 to 9: 248
  • 10 to 19: 152
  • 20 to 49: 163
  • 50 or more: 214
  • Mobile homes: 11

Median worth of mobile homes: $16,498

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 3.1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 4.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Bridgeton
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bridgeton, NJ
  • 49.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 42.0%Utility gas
  • 6.6%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bridgeton, NJ
  • 63.3%Utility gas
  • 19.3%Electricity
  • 16.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 16
Here:

0.5%
New Jersey:

9.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 56
Here:

4.1%
New Jersey:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 63
Here:

9.1%
New Jersey:

25.2%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability