The Borough of Union Beach had a population of 5,817 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Union Beach is located at latitude 40.4475 and longitude -74.17 in Monmouth County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Union Beach (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Monmouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.
The Borough of Union Beach (GNIS ID: 885423) 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 Union Beach 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||5,813|
|Population in Familes||5,023|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4|
|Average Household Size||2.89|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,275 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,652 (72.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||358 (15.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||265 (11.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$266,040|
|Average Home Value||$281,765|
|Median Household Income||$72,435|
|Average Household Income||$84,009|
|Per Capita Income||$29,054|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.93%|
|Per Capita Income||1.91%|
The table below compares Union Beach 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||# 240||56th|
|Population Density1||# 211||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 297||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 307||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 414||24th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.