The Borough of Roseland had a population of 5,966 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Roseland is located at latitude 40.8217 and longitude -74.3102 in Essex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Roseland (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Essex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 354 feet.
The Borough of Roseland (GNIS ID: 885378) 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 Roseland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||5,966|
|Population in Familes||5,111|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,510 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,859 (74.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||547 (21.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||104 ( 4.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$557,681|
|Average Home Value||$539,779|
|Median Household Income||$105,322|
|Average Household Income||$147,832|
|Per Capita Income||$59,619|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.17%|
|Per Capita Income||2.03%|
The table below compares Roseland 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||# 233||57th|
|Population Density1||# 358||34th|
|Diversity Index2||# 364||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 121||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 70||87th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.