The Pleasant Plains Census Designated Place had a population of 918 as of July 1, 2016. Pleasant Plains ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Jersey. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Pleasant Plains is located at latitude 40.4531 and longitude -74.5765 in Somerset County. The formal boundaries for the Pleasant Plains Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Somerset County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 118 feet.
The Pleasant Plains Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584018) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pleasant Plains 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||905|
|Population in Familes||794|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||13|
|Average Household Size||3.62|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||257 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||191 (74.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||59 (23.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||7 ( 2.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$453,226|
|Average Home Value||$477,116|
|Median Household Income||$118,413|
|Average Household Income||$148,260|
|Per Capita Income||$50,861|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.08%|
|Per Capita Income||1.08%|
The table below compares Pleasant Plains 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||# 468||14th|
|Population Density1||# 525||4th|
|Diversity Index2||# 84||85th|
|Median Household Income||# 70||87th|
|Per Capita Income||# 117||79th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.