The Borough of Emerson had a population of 7,537 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Emerson is located at latitude 40.975 and longitude -74.0232 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Emerson (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Borough of Emerson 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 Emerson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Emerson: Etna.
|Population in Households||7,291|
|Population in Familes||6,592|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||246|
|Average Household Size||2.89|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,577 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,207 (85.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||313 (12.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||57 ( 2.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$483,714|
|Average Home Value||$530,199|
|Median Household Income||$104,523|
|Average Household Income||$129,468|
|Per Capita Income||$43,857|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.74%|
|Per Capita Income||2.85%|
The table below compares Emerson to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 193||65th|
|Population Density1||# 198||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 257||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 115||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 164||70th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.