Real Estate Market Update for West Long Branch, NJ
Welcome to August's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of July. The number of active listings was down 43% from one year earlier, and up 19% 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 420-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 20%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 400-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 33% year-over-year, and decreased 14% month-over-month. Higher year-over-year figures indicate that more buyers have been finding what they're looking for. 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 West Long Branch, NJ
Area Information for West Long Branch, NJ
  • Population: 8,535
  • Median Age: 31.27 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 24 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 7%
  • Population Density: 2,986/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 3.35%
  • Closest Airport: John F Kennedy International
  • Closest College: Monmouth University
  • Closest Jr. College: Brookdale Community College
  • Median Household Income: $84,713
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 17%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $351,500
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Lakewood Blueclaws (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 21.15%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for West Long Branch, NJ
Median Age: 31.27 Married: 38% Number of Households: 2,541 Households with Children: 772
Community:
    • 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 West Long Branch, NJ

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Frank Antonides Elementary School 0.1 mi Public 4-8 2 0
      Betty Mcelmon Elementary School 0.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 2 0
      Colonial Christin Academy 0.2 mi Private K-8 0 0
      The Goddard School 0.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      St Jerome Elementary School 0.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Shore Reg High School 0.8 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      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 SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
      Local Weather for West Long Branch, NJ
        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.