Kingston is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Kingston Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Somerset County at latitude 40.3754 and longitude -74.6135. Somerset County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 115 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Kingston Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Kingston: Kings Town, Kingstown.Photos of the local Kingston, NJ area
Also See: Kingston, NJ ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,574|
|Population in Familes||1,192|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||36|
|Average Household Size||2.23|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||710 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||389 (54.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||319 (44.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||3 ( 0.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$453,846|
|Average Home Value||$477,949|
|Median Household Income||$81,554|
|Average Household Income||$113,784|
|Per Capita Income||$47,820|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.6%|
|Per Capita Income||1.28%|
The table below compares Kingston to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 425||22nd|
|Population Density1||# 454||17th|
|Diversity Index2||# 132||76th|
|Median Household Income||# 222||59th|
|Per Capita Income||# 124||77th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.