The Borough of Helmetta had a population of 2,192 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Helmetta is located at latitude 40.3786 and longitude -74.4235 in Middlesex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Helmetta (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Middlesex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Borough of Helmetta (GNIS ID: 885250) 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 Helmetta 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 Helmetta: Railroad Mills.
|Population in Households||2,192|
|Population in Familes||1,778|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||922 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||757 (82.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||133 (14.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 ( 3.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$243,282|
|Average Home Value||$283,520|
|Median Household Income||$82,592|
|Average Household Income||$92,593|
|Per Capita Income||$37,595|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.6%|
|Per Capita Income||1.68%|
The table below compares Helmetta 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||# 388||29th|
|Population Density1||# 268||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 284||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 224||59th|
|Per Capita Income||# 273||50th|
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