The Borough of Closter had a population of 8,673 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Closter is located at latitude 40.9729 and longitude -73.9603 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Closter (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The Borough of Closter (GNIS ID: 885190) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Closter population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||8,602|
|Population in Familes||7,964|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||71|
|Average Household Size||3.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,912 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,309 (79.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||509 (17.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||94 ( 3.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$731,215|
|Average Home Value||$739,335|
|Median Household Income||$118,925|
|Average Household Income||$163,700|
|Per Capita Income||$53,496|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.82%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
The table below compares Closter to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 167||70th|
|Population Density1||# 247||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 154||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 67||88th|
|Per Capita Income||# 100||82nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.