The Borough of Emerson had a population of 7,682 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Emerson is located at latitude 40.975 and longitude -74.0232 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Emerson (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Borough of Emerson (GNIS ID: 885208) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Emerson: Etna.
|Population in Households||7,436|
|Population in Familes||6,744|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||246|
|Median Household Income||$118,773|
|Average Household Income||$152,401|
|Per Capita Income||$51,572|
|Total Housing Units||2,623 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,219 (84.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||320 (12.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||84 ( 3.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$530,164|
|Average Home Value||$531,794|
|Average Household Size||2.93|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.64%|
|Per Capita Income||2.22%|
The table below compares Emerson to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 192||65th|
|Population Density||# 199||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 254||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 98||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 144||74th|
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