The Borough of Matawan had a population of 8,771 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Matawan is located at latitude 40.411 and longitude -74.2365 in Monmouth County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Matawan (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Monmouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 52 feet.
The Borough of Matawan (GNIS ID: 885293) 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 Matawan population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Matawan: Matayan, Mattawan, Middletown, Middletown Point, New Aberdeen.
|Daytime Population: Workers||3,432|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,936|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||7,368|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.84|
|Population in Households||8,674|
|Population in Familes||7,144|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||97|
|Median Household Income||$80,901|
|Average Household Income||$104,915|
|Per Capita Income||$40,163|
|Total Housing Units||3,610 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,976 (54.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,347 (37.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||287 ( 8.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$344,964|
|Average Home Value||$375,974|
|Average Household Size||2.61|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.29%|
|Per Capita Income||3.6%|
The table below compares Matawan to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 165||70th|
|Population Density||# 166||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 220||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 253||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 240||56th|
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