The Borough of Alpha had a population of 2,395 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Alpha is located at latitude 40.6594 and longitude -75.1571 in Warren County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Alpha (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Warren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 325 feet.
The Borough of Alpha (GNIS ID: 885138) 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 Alpha 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 Alpha: Straw.
|Population in Households||2,386|
|Population in Familes||1,932|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,053 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||671 (63.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||309 (29.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||73 ( 6.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$182,825|
|Average Home Value||$189,791|
|Median Household Income||$57,105|
|Average Household Income||$67,534|
|Per Capita Income||$27,775|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.47%|
|Per Capita Income||1.6%|
The table below compares Alpha 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||# 377||31st|
|Population Density1||# 387||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 380||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 423||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 440||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.