The Borough of Spotswood had a population of 8,414 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Spotswood is located at latitude 40.3977 and longitude -74.3894 in Middlesex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Spotswood (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Middlesex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 30 feet.
The Borough of Spotswood (GNIS ID: 885405) 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 Spotswood 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||8,171|
|Population in Familes||6,895|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||243|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,297 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,493 (75.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||675 (20.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||129 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$286,473|
|Average Home Value||$290,664|
|Median Household Income||$79,545|
|Average Household Income||$91,831|
|Per Capita Income||$35,659|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.68%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
The table below compares Spotswood 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||# 176||68th|
|Population Density1||# 178||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 280||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 257||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 299||45th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.