07008 Real Estate Market Overview

Could Carteret, NJ 07008 be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about 07008. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near 07008 such as Avene...l and Fords. When you’re ready, Trulia has 80 resale and new homes in 07008 lined up for you, including 1 open house, and 144 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$242,000

Median Sales Price

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$161

Price Per Sqft

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$1,900

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in 07008 show a 6% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 3% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in 07008 for Apr 13 to Jul 12 was $242,000 based on 31 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for 07008 was $161, an increase of 23% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in 07008 for Jun 13 to Jul 13 was $1,900.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

07008 has very low crime relative to the rest of Middlesex County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around 07008 can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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1

Count of Shooting


Best Schools in 07008

There are 12 schools in 07008.

Elementary Schools
5

Pvt. Nicholas Minue Elementary School

Public, PK-5

3

Nathan Hale School

Public, PK-5

2

Matthew Jago Elementary School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
3

Avenel Middle School

Public, 6-8

N/A

Carteret Middle School

Public, 6-8 & ungraded

N/A

St Joseph Elementary School

Private, PK-8

High Schools
4

Woodbridge High School

Public, 9-12 & ungraded

3

Carteret High School

Public, 9-12

N/A

Gateway School

Private, 3-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in 07008 by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
25%
Single residents
Home owners
64%
Home owners
Median age
38
Median age
Household income
$62,204
Median household income
College educated
28%
College educated

Commute

Most people in 07008 commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
90% commute by car
0% commute by bike
7% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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