The Borough of Demarest had a population of 5,048 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Demarest is located at latitude 40.9546 and longitude -73.9566 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Demarest (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.
The Borough of Demarest (GNIS ID: 885195) 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 Demarest 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||5,042|
|Population in Familes||4,779|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Average Household Size||3.08|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,703 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,475 (86.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||160 ( 9.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||68 ( 4.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$785,250|
|Average Home Value||$793,898|
|Median Household Income||$136,399|
|Average Household Income||$200,916|
|Per Capita Income||$65,119|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.75%|
|Per Capita Income||1.52%|
The table below compares Demarest 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||# 254||54th|
|Population Density1||# 281||49th|
|Diversity Index2||# 187||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 36||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 47||92nd|
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