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The Borough of Demarest had a population of 4,926 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Demarest is located at latitude 40.9573 and longitude -73.9635 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Demarest encompass a land area of 2.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 39 feet.
The Borough of Demarest 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||4,926 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,920 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||4,660 (94.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||6 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$173,776|
|Average Household Income||$243,408|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$79,656|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,664 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,487 (89.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||125 ( 7.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||52 ( 3.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$703,311|
|Average Home Value||$833,978|
|Housing Affordability Index3||127|
|Average Household Size||3.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.21%|
|Per Capita Income||1.6%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.15%|
The table below compares Demarest to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 261||52nd|
|Population Density||# 287||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 30||95th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 300||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 44||92nd|
|Diversity Index||# 194||65th|
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