The Borough of Emerson had a population of 7,606 as of July 1, 2016.
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 (GNIS ID: 885208) 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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Emerson: Etna.
|Population in Households||7,360|
|Population in Familes||6,653|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||246|
|Average Household Size||2.92|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,605 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,197 (84.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||325 (12.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||83 ( 3.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$499,526|
|Average Home Value||$520,175|
|Median Household Income||$107,635|
|Average Household Income||$134,847|
|Per Capita Income||$45,926|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.73%|
|Per Capita Income||1.82%|
The table below compares Emerson 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||# 193||65th|
|Population Density1||# 198||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 254||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 109||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 160||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.