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The Borough of Demarest had a population of 5,000 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 885195) 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||5,000 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,994 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||4,734 (94.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||6 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$194,856|
|Average Household Income||$260,258|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$84,482|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,675 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,479 (88.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||144 ( 8.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||52 ( 3.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$708,127|
|Average Home Value||$836,917|
|Housing Affordability Index3||143|
|Average Household Size||3.08|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.52%|
|Per Capita Income||1.28%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.18%|
The table below compares Demarest to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 258||53rd|
|Population Density||# 286||48th|
|Median Household Income||# 17||97th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 375||69th|
|Per Capita Income||# 23||96th|
|Diversity Index||# 194||65th|
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