Skillman, NJ Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Skillman, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Skillman Census Designated Place had a population of 254 as of July 1, 2015. Skillman 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 Skillman is located at latitude 40.4282 and longitude -74.7123 in Somerset County. The formal boundaries for the Skillman Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Somerset County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 131 feet.

The Skillman Census Designated Place 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 Skillman population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Skillman Census Designated Place, NJ Boundary Map

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Skillman, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 254
Population in Households 246
Population in Familes 226
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density1 173
Diversity Index2 39
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 91
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 76
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 103 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 82 (79.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 8 ( 7.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 (11.7%)
Median Home Value $672,414
Average Home Value $741,159
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $177,935
Average Household Income $223,565
Per Capita Income $71,095
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.93% 1.23%
Households 0.86% 1.08%
Families 1.04% 1.28%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   3.08%
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.

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Skillman, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Skillman to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 516 6th
Population Density1 # 534 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 278 49th
Median Household Income # 11 98th
Per Capita Income # 20 97th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.