Basking Ridge, NJ


Highest Appreciating Basking Ridge Neighborhoods Since 2000

Basking Ridge, NJ Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Basking Ridge Housing Market Information

With a population of 27,010, 2,535 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $761,954, Basking Ridge house prices are not only among the most expensive in New Jersey, Basking Ridge real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Basking Ridge, accounting for 56.28% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Basking Ridge include row houses and other attached homes ( 21.78%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 15.58%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 6.16%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Basking Ridge. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 80.60% of Basking Ridge's homes, and 51.82% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Basking Ridge built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Basking Ridge built between 1940-1969 ( 20.97%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 13.34%). There's also some housing in Basking Ridge built before 1939 ( 5.41%).

Basking Ridge Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Basking Ridge's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.38% during the period.

Over the last year, Basking Ridge appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Basking Ridge's appreciation rate has been 3.00%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Basking Ridge were at 0.66%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 2.68%.

Relative to New Jersey, our data show that Basking Ridge's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in New Jersey.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Basking Ridge, NJ HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,089,000 18.9
$816,001 - $1,089,000 22.2
$545,001 - $816,000 26.2
$436,001 - $545,000 7.5
$327,001 - $436,000 9.6
$218,001 - $327,000 10.9
$109,001 - $218,000 3.5
$54,001 - $109,000 0.2
$0 - $54,000 1.1

Very High for NJ
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
2.19149185515059 7.52032520325203

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Basking Ridge Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
63.35% 2.89% 7 8
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$2,904 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 80.60
Renters 19.40
Vacant 3.67

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Basking Ridge HOMES
2000 or Newer 13.3
1970 - 1999 60.3
1940 - 1969 21.0
1939 or Older 5.4

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Basking Ridge HOMES
Single-Family 56.3
Townhomes 21.8
Small Apt. Buildings 6.2
Apt. Complexes 15.6
Mobile Homes 0.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Basking Ridge HOMES
No Bedroom 0.51
1 Bedroom 8.63
2 Bedrooms 24.32
3 Bedrooms 21.23
4 Bedrooms 30.59
5 or more bedrooms 14.73