Carneys Point, NJ Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Carneys Point, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Carneys Point Census Designated Place had a population of 7,310 as of July 1, 2016. Carneys Point ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Jersey. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Carneys Point is located at latitude 39.7053 and longitude -75.4682 in Salem County. The formal boundaries for the Carneys Point Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.44 sq. miles. Salem County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The Carneys Point Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389281) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Carneys Point Census Designated Place is located within Township of Carneys Point, a minor civil division (MCD) of Salem County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Carneys Point 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 Carneys Point: Carney's Point.

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Carneys Point, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 7,310
Population in Households 7,024
Population in Familes 5,485
Population in Group Qrtrs 286
Population Density1 877
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 2,969
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 1,835
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,220 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,836 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,133 (35.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 251 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $153,538
Average Home Value $167,484


Median Household Income $49,486
Average Household Income $65,964
Per Capita Income $28,375
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.16% -0.22%
Households -0.14% -0.23%
Families -0.09% -0.25%
Median Household Income   -0.91%
Per Capita Income   1.18%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Carneys Point, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carneys Point 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 201 63rd
Population Density1 # 445 19th
Diversity Index2 # 145 74th
Median Household Income # 474 13th
Per Capita Income # 429 21st

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