Leonia, NJ Profile: Facts, Map & Data

Advertisement

Leonia Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Leonia Content

Also See: Leonia, NJ ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Leonia, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Leonia had a population of 9,023 as of July 1, 2016. Leonia ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Jersey. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Leonia is located at latitude 40.8634 and longitude -73.9885 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Leonia (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 105 feet.

The Borough of Leonia (GNIS ID: 885276) 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 Leonia population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.

Advertisement

Borough of Leonia, NJ Boundary Map



Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | NJ Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Bergen County | New Jersey Counties

Search the map for:
Advertisement

Leonia, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 9,023
Population in Households 9,006
Population in Familes 7,947
Population in Group Qrtrs 17
Population Density1 5,843
Diversity Index2 73
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,284
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 2,516
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,463 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,026 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,258 (36.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 179 ( 5.2%)
Median Home Value $506,560
Average Home Value $537,611
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $78,519
Average Household Income $111,741
Per Capita Income $40,740
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.15% 0.45%
Households 0.0% 0.36%
Families -0.01% 0.36%
Median Household Income   2.55%
Per Capita Income   1.55%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Leonia, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Leonia 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 158 71st
Population Density1 # 83 85th
Diversity Index2 # 77 86th
Median Household Income # 268 51st
Per Capita Income # 215 61st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.

New Jersey Research Tools

New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare New Jersey Census Data
Data:
Locations:
Highest or Lowest:
Results: