The Borough of Emerson had a population of 7,699 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Emerson population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Emerson: Etna.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,615|
|Daytime Population: Residents||4,131|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||6,746|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.88|
|Population in Households||7,453|
|Population in Familes||6,743|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||246|
|Median Household Income||$110,608|
|Average Household Income||$141,049|
|Per Capita Income||$47,860|
|Total Housing Units||2,628 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,216 (84.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||331 (12.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||81 ( 3.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$496,798|
|Average Home Value||$517,272|
|Average Household Size||2.93|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.65%|
|Per Capita Income||2.24%|
The table below compares Emerson to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 253||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 107||81st|
|Per Capita Income||# 149||73rd|
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