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The Borough of Closter had a population of 8,590 as of July 1, 2022.
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 elevation is 36 feet.
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||8,590 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,518 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||7,884 (91.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||72 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$161,812|
|Average Household Income||$227,223|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||23%|
|Per Capita Income||$72,710|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,882 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,316 (80.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||432 (15.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||134 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$689,933|
|Average Home Value||$752,418|
|Housing Affordability Index3||99|
|Average Household Size||3.10|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.17%|
|Per Capita Income||2.05%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.03%|
The table below compares Closter to the other 701 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 190||73rd|
|Population Density||# 286||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 88||88th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 270||39th|
|Per Capita Income||# 125||82nd|
|Diversity Index||# 208||70th|
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