Burlington County NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 450,540
Population in Households 437,237
Population in Familes 369,321
Population in Group Qrtrs 13,303
Population Density1 564
Diversity Index2 52
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 167,730
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 118,075
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 178,091 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 127,988 (71.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 39,742 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 10,361 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $256,677
Average Home Value $300,453
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $77,050
Average Household Income $96,928
Per Capita Income $36,600
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-20142014-2019
Population 0.09% 0.17%
Households 0.2% 0.2%
Families 0.15% 0.17%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   3.04%
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.

Burlington County NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Burlington County to the other 21 counties and county equivalents in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 11 52nd
Population Density1 # 14 38th
Diversity Index2 # 12 48th
Median Household Income # 8 67th
Per Capita Income # 8 67th

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