Hillsborough, NJ 08844 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Not Acceptable, USPS
Millstone, NJ 08844

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,147
  • Single Family Addresses: 13,656
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 477
  • County: Somerset County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.479, Longitude -74.628
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Hillsborough, NJ 08844 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08844 to the other 567 ZIP Codes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 51 91st
Population Density1 # 410 28th
Diversity Index2 # 232 59th
Median Household Income # 118 79th
Per Capita Income # 147 74th

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Hillsborough, NJ 08844 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 39,749
Population in Households 39,587
Population in Familes 35,136
Population in Group Qrtrs 162
Population Density1 720
Diversity Index2 50
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 14,061
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 10,788
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 14,502 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,861 (81.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,200 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 441 ( 3.0%)
Median Home Value $440,791
Average Home Value $480,101
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $110,915
Average Household Income $136,664
Per Capita Income $48,415
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.62% 0.71%
Households 0.56% 0.68%
Families 0.55% 0.67%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   2.91%
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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