Bellmawr, NJ Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Bellmawr, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Bellmawr had a population of 11,516 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Bellmawr is located at latitude 39.8664 and longitude -75.0947 in Camden County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Bellmawr (see map below) encompass a land area of 3 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Camden County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 56 feet.

The Borough of Bellmawr (GNIS ID: 885154) 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 Bellmawr population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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


Total Population 11,516
Population in Households 11,498
Population in Familes 9,334
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density1 3,841
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 4,604
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 3,021
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,899 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,920 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,684 (34.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 295 ( 6.0%)
Median Home Value $178,701
Average Home Value $202,971


Median Household Income $51,826
Average Household Income $63,209
Per Capita Income $25,329
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.09% -0.04%
Households -0.23% -0.12%
Families -0.26% -0.13%
Median Household Income   -0.65%
Per Capita Income   1.29%
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.

Bellmawr, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bellmawr 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 # 119 78th
Population Density1 # 169 69th
Diversity Index2 # 255 53rd
Median Household Income # 465 15th
Per Capita Income # 481 12th

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