Logo Jersey City Fair Market Rent FY 2019 Jersey City, NJ HUD Metro FMR Area Rental Data

Fair Market Rent Prices in Jersey City, NJ :
$1,178 $1,322 $1,573 $1,971 $2,126
Studio / Efficiency 1-Bedroom 2-Bedroom 3-Bedroom 4-Bedroom
0-BR 1-BR 2-BR 3-BR 4-BR
Expensive 40th Percentile Metro Area

Fair Market Rent prices in Jersey City are very high compared to the national average. This FMR area is more expensive than 98% of other FMR areas. Fair Market Rent for a two-bedroom apartment in Jersey City is $1,573 per month.

The previous year, rent for a two-bedroom home was $1,614 per month. This is a 2.54% decrease year-over-year.

This FMR rate applies to Kearny, NJ, Weehawken, NJ, Harrison, NJ, Secaucus, NJ, Hoboken, NJ, West New York, NJ, Union City, NJ, Bayonne, NJ, Jersey City, NJ and other cities within the region. The Metro Code or CBSA code for this region is METRO35620MM3640.

Additionally, This Fair Market Rent (FMR) area Jersey City, NJ HUD Metro FMR Area spans one county or city in New Jersey which is listed in the table below. Estimated population of Jersey City, NJ HUD Metro FMR Area FMR area is 634,266 people based on 2010 Census data.

Compared to the rest of New Jersey, the Jersey City FMR area is more expensive than 75% of the state.

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What is Fair Market Rent?

Fair Market Rent is determined each fiscal year by the HUD and is used to set payment standards for federal housing assistance programs in Jersey City. Fair Market Rent is the 40th-percentile of typical rentals in a given region. Learn more

Median Rent Prices in Jersey City

To compute the 40th percentile of rent prices the HUD must determine the median or 50th percentile as well. 50th percentile rent prices are NOT fair market rents (unless otherwise noted as a 50th percentile designated region above). However, some home owners or rents may be interested in the median rent prices as well.

50th Percentile Rental Prices:
0-BR Studio / Efficiency $ 1278
1-BR 1-Bedroom $ 1435
2-BR 2-Bedroom $ 1707
3-BR 3-Bedroom $ 2139
4-BR 4-Bedroom $ 2307
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There is just one county (listed below) within the Jersey City, NJ HUD Metro FMR Area FMR area (most regions, especially metro areas, cover multiple counties). This FMR area covers one metro area: New York.

County / Region Est. Population
Hudson County, NJ Metro 634,266
Zip Codes in Jersey City, NJ HUD Metro FMR Area

There are 19 unique zip codes in this Fair Market Rent (FMR) area:

07002, 07029, 07030, 07086, 07087, 07093, 07094, 07096, 07097, 07099, 07302, 07303, 07304, 07305, 07306, 07307, 07310, 07311 and 07399

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