RESIDENTIAL BUILDING PERMITS AUTHORIZED 1990-1999
COUNTY            TYPE       1990   1991   1992   1993   1994   1995   1996   1997   1998   1999  Total
Atlantic County   Total     1,026    681    498    661  1,001    678  1,041  1,003  1,220  1,401  9,210
                  Single      670    494    484    622    987    561    917    994  1,148  1,239  8,116
                  Multi       356    187     14     39     14    117    124      9     72    162  1,094
Bergen County     Total       817    420    661    924    991    946  1,240  1,713  1,931  1,661 11,304
                  Single      292    305    485    724    816    704    894    921    823  1,062  7,026
                  Multi       525    115    176    200    175    242    346    792  1,108    599  4,278
Burlington County Total     1,600  1,228  1,686  2,171  2,249  1,688  2,293  2,300  2,715  2,755 20,685
                  Single    1,480  1,204  1,577  1,964  2,087  1,647  1,968  2,012  2,284  2,306 18,529
                  Multi       120     24    109    207    162     41    325    288    431    449  2,156
Camden County     Total     1,125    956  1,044  1,493  1,054    865  1,222  1,328    874    867 10,828
                  Single      826    956  1,006  1,178  1,047    840  1,186  1,092    841    699  9,671
                  Multi       299      0     38    315      7     25     36    236     33    168  1,157
Cape May County   Total       621    339    522    527    775    544    671    912  1,015  1,226  7,152
                  Single      427    247    332    326    579    364    388    491    619    732  4,505
                  Multi       194     92    190    201    196    180    283    421    396    494  2,647
Cumberland County Total       294    247    240    300    323    403    316    450    416    371  3,360
                  Single      260    235    226    292    317    264    306    362    314    291  2,867
                  Multi        34     12     14      8      6    139     10     88    102     80    493
Essex County      Total       540    313    514    915    901    712    539  1,171    844  1,343  7,792
                  Single      129    108    204    562    483    307    283    529    476    626  3,707
                  Multi       411    205    310    353    418    405    256    642    368    717  4,085
Gloucester County Total     1,183  1,104  1,177  1,306  1,239    878  1,057  1,175  1,366  1,527 12,012
                  Single    1,161  1,013  1,133  1,265  1,192    878  1,018  1,151  1,238  1,310 11,359
                  Multi        22     91     44     41     47      0     39     24    128    217    653
Hudson County     Total       486    260    259    440    464    294    360    702  1,788  1,921  6,974
                  Single       10     66     64    254    276    146    131    136    431    112  1,626
                  Multi       476    194    195    186    188    148    229    566  1,357  1,809  5,348
RESIDENTIAL BUILDING PERMITS AUTHORIZED 1990-1999
COUNTY            TYPE       1990   1991   1992   1993   1994   1995   1996   1997   1998   1999  Total
Hunterdon County  Total       281    362    449    610    810    986    683    781    875    708  6,545
                  Single      281    362    449    602    810    986    683    720    764    701  6,358
                  Multi         0      0      0      8      0      0      0     61    111      7    187
Mercer County     Total     1,004    431    648  1,370  1,304    858    802  1,063  1,393  1,159 10,032
                  Single      520    412    598    881  1,056    809    788  1,040  1,200  1,099  8,403
                  Multi       484     19     50    489    248     49     14     23    193     60  1,629
Middlesex County  Total     1,486  1,293  1,893  2,496  2,087  2,090  2,992  3,037  2,837  3,102 23,313
                  Single      942  1,165  1,726  1,964  1,598  1,517  2,088  2,392  2,608  2,562 18,562
                  Multi       544    128    167    532    489    573    904    645    229    540  4,751
Monmouth County   Total     1,529  1,837  2,450  2,525  2,492  2,291  2,284  3,234  3,277  2,974 24,893
                  Single    1,451  1,567  2,238  2,382  2,465  2,229  2,270  3,047  3,159  2,587 23,395
                  Multi        78    270    212    143     27     62     14    187    118    387  1,498
Morris County     Total       798  1,189  1,614  2,416  2,372  2,088  1,742  1,622  1,881  1,853 17,575
                  Single      756  1,083  1,422  2,144  2,030  1,627  1,704  1,449  1,687  1,460 15,362
                  Multi        42    106    192    272    342    461     38    173    194    393  2,213
Ocean County      Total     1,824  1,517  1,790  2,794  3,432  2,508  2,983  3,433  3,934  4,192 28,407
                  Single    1,706  1,452  1,760  2,619  3,430  2,427  2,794  3,391  3,756  4,107 27,442
                  Multi       118     65     30    175      2     81    189     42    178     85    965
Passaic County    Total       728    172    412    647    591    410    366    452    509    533  4,820
                  Single      142    117    324    501    371    286    286    386    485    507  3,405
                  Multi       586     55     88    146    220    124     80     66     24     26  1,415
Salem County      Total       207    113    146    163    176    139     92    143    138    147  1,464
                  Single      207    113    146    163    170    139     92     99    138    141  1,408
                  Multi         0      0      0      0      6      0      0     44      0      6     56
Somerset County   Total     1,273  1,419  1,887  1,963  1,593  1,997  2,264  2,146  2,508  2,146 19,196
                  Single      943  1,224  1,433  1,758  1,486  1,564  1,909  2,030  1,910  1,808 16,065
                  Multi       330    195    454    205    107    433    355    116    598    338  3,131
RESIDENTIAL BUILDING PERMITS AUTHORIZED 1990-1999
COUNTY            TYPE       1990   1991   1992   1993   1994   1995   1996   1997   1998   1999  Total
Sussex County     Total       337    282    447    356    469    382    515    473    552    687  4,500
                  Single      307    262    384    356    458    382    515    473    552    599  4,288
                  Multi        30     20     63      0     11      0      0      0      0     88    212
Union County      Total       138    497    447    645    459    320    267    429    488    513  4,203
                  Single       82    318    227    349    217    240    189    308    265    313  2,508
                  Multi        56    179    220    296    242     80     78    121    223    200  1,695
Warren County     Total       227    196    288    466    606    444    444    451    784    890  4,796
                  Single      209    166    288    434    562    424    444    449    761    868  4,605
                  Multi        18     30      0     32     44     20      0      2     23     22    191
State Totals      Total    17,524 14,856 19,072 25,188 25,388 21,521 24,173 28,018 31,345 31,976 239,061
                  Single   12,801 12,869 16,506 21,340 22,437 18,341 20,853 23,472 25,459 25,129 199,207
                  Multi     4,723  1,987  2,566  3,848  2,951  3,180  3,320  4,546  5,886  6,847 39,854
Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, Manufacturing & Construction Division
Prepared by:  New Jersey Department of Labor, 5/00