Pompton Plains, NJ


Highest Appreciating Pompton Plains Neighborhoods Since 2000

Pompton Plains, 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

Pompton Plains Housing Market Information

With a population of 15,506, 3,175 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $416,505, real estate costs in Pompton Plains are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive New Jersey communities.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Pompton Plains, accounting for 62.48% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Pompton Plains include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 26.71%), row houses and other attached homes ( 7.03%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 3.42%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Pompton Plains. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 78.08% of Pompton Plains's homes, and 51.63% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Pompton Plains's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 49.38% of the town's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Pompton Plains include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 22.34%) and housing constructed between 2000 and later ( 19.39%). There's also some housing in Pompton Plains built before 1939 ( 8.88%).

Pompton Plains Home Appreciation Rates

Pompton Plains's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Pompton Plains during the period has been just -1.02%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Pompton Plains's appreciation rate, at 4.09%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Pompton Plains's appreciation rate has been 0.66%, which annualizes to a rate of 2.68%.

Relative to New Jersey, our data show that Pompton Plains's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 60% of the other cities and towns in New Jersey.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Pompton Plains, NJ HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,097,000 1.2
$822,001 - $1,097,000 3.9
$548,001 - $822,000 18.4
$439,001 - $548,000 16.8
$329,001 - $439,000 30.5
$219,001 - $329,000 18.9
$110,001 - $219,000 5.8
$55,001 - $110,000 3.6
$0 - $55,000 1.0

High for NJ
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
8.6546349466776 36.3821138211382

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Pompton Plains 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
55.60% 2.60% 6 7
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$3,072 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 78.08
Renters 21.92
Vacant 3.91

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Pompton Plains HOMES
2000 or Newer 19.4
1970 - 1999 22.3
1940 - 1969 49.4
1939 or Older 8.9

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Pompton Plains HOMES
Single-Family 62.5
Townhomes 7.0
Small Apt. Buildings 3.4
Apt. Complexes 26.7
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.4

Home Size

SIZE OF Pompton Plains HOMES
No Bedroom 1.10
1 Bedroom 17.21
2 Bedrooms 23.80
3 Bedrooms 32.18
4 Bedrooms 19.45
5 or more bedrooms 6.26

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