Trenton Real Estate Market Overview

Could Trenton, NJ 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 Trenton. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Trenton such as Hamilton... and Ewing. When you’re ready, Trulia has 997 resale and new homes in Trenton lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$203,000

Median Sales Price

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$135

Price Per Sqft

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$1,250

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Trenton show a -8% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -4% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Trenton for May 24 to Aug 23 was $203,000 based on 515 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Trenton was $135, an increase of 1% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Trenton for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,250.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Trenton 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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64

Counts of Shooting

23

Counts of Assault

1

Count of Arrest


Best Schools in Trenton

There are 41 schools in Trenton.

Elementary Schools
6

Foundation Academy Charter School

Charter, 3-12

3

Jefferson Elementary School

Public, K-5

3

Parker Elementary School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
6

Foundation Academy Charter School

Charter, 3-12

4

HEDGEPETH WILLIAM MIDDLE SCHOOL

Public, 6-8

3

Village Charter School

Charter, K-8

High Schools
6

Foundation Academy Charter School

Charter, 3-12

2

Trenton Central High School

Public, 9-12

N/A

The Garvey School

Private, PK-1, 6-7, 9-11


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Trenton 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
32%
Single residents
Home owners
64%
Home owners
Median age
38
Median age
Household income
$58,144
Median household income
College educated
25%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Trenton 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
92% commute by car
0% commute by bike
5% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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