Real Estate Market Update for 08831 (Monroe Township, NJ)
Welcome to May's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of April. The number of active listings was down 13% from one year earlier, and up 9% from the previous month. This recent increase reflected a larger selection of homes for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just over 520-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was up 7%. This higher number of days may signal a slowdown in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 360-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 37% year-over-year, and decreased 9% month-over-month. Fewer sales could indicate an opportunity for buyers to negotiate better terms. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for 08831 (Monroe Township, NJ)
Area Information for 08831 (Monroe Township, NJ)
  • Population: 50,645
  • Median Age: 51.55 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 33 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 1,005/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 47.46%
  • Closest Airport: Trenton Mercer
  • Closest College: Devry University-north Brunswick
  • Closest Jr. College: Middlesex County College
  • Median Household Income: $71,744
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 5%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $260,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Lakewood Blueclaws (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 47.83%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for 08831 (Monroe Township, NJ)
Median Age: 51.55 Married: 53% Number of Households: 20,860 Households with Children: 4,958
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for 08831 (Monroe Township, NJ)

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Barclay Brook Elementary School 0.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-2 0 0
      Brookside School 0.7 mi Public 3-5 4 0
      Grace M. Breckwedel Middle School 0.8 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Academy Learning Center 0.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      John F. Kennedy Elementary School 1.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Monroe Twp High School 1.5 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Monroe Township Middle School 1.7 mi Public - 4 0
      Hop To It, Llc 2.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Montessori Learning House 2.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Mill Lake Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 4 4
      Woodland Elementary School 3.0 mi Public 4-5 4 0
      Yeshiva Tiferes Naftol Central Nj 3.5 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      Oak Tree Elementary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 5 0
      Applegarth Elementary School 4.5 mi Public 4-5 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by School Review data by
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        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.