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The Borough of Closter had a population of 8,495 as of July 1, 2023.
The primary coordinate point for Closter is located at latitude 40.9732 and longitude -73.9615 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Closter encompass a land area of 3.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5).
The Borough of Closter 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.
|Total Population||8,495 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,423 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||7,796 (91.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||72 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$156,347|
|Average Household Income||$225,267|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||29%|
|Per Capita Income||$72,572|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||Moderate (60.0)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,859 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,308 (80.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||428 (15.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||123 ( 4.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$742,893|
|Average Home Value||$813,312|
|Housing Affordability Index3||79|
|Average Household Size||3.08|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.51%|
|Per Capita Income||2.18%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.04%|
The table below compares Closter to the other 700 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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||# 196||72nd|
|Population Density||# 291||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 97||86th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 291||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 139||80th|
|Diversity Index||# 208||70th|
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