Woodstown, NJ Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Woodstown, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Woodstown had a population of 3,488 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Woodstown is located at latitude 39.6502 and longitude -75.3262 in Salem County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Woodstown (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Salem County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 43 feet.

The Borough of Woodstown (GNIS ID: 885452) 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 Woodstown 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 Woodstown: Millbrooke, Pilesgrove, Wood Town, Wood's Town.

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


Total Population 3,488
Population in Households 3,468
Population in Familes 2,791
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density1 2,201
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 1,420
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 920
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,566 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 823 (52.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 597 (38.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 146 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $234,955
Average Home Value $268,925


Median Household Income $64,415
Average Household Income $83,634
Per Capita Income $34,263
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% -0.18%
Households -0.27% -0.23%
Families -0.31% -0.24%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   1.4%
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.

Woodstown, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Woodstown 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 # 325 41st
Population Density1 # 312 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 252 54th
Median Household Income # 362 34th
Per Capita Income # 330 40th

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