Also See: Old Tappan, NJ ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Old Tappan had a population of 5,886 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Old Tappan is located at latitude 41.0107 and longitude -73.9912 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Old Tappan encompass a land area of 3.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0.87 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 79 feet.
The Borough of Old Tappan (GNIS ID: 885336) 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 Old Tappan: Taphaune, Tappan.
|Total Population||5,886 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,886 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||5,468 (92.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$156,543|
|Average Household Income||$225,729|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||21%|
|Per Capita Income||$75,280|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,007 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,687 (84.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||277 (13.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||43 ( 2.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$797,686|
|Average Home Value||$910,966|
|Housing Affordability Index3||111|
|Average Household Size||3.0|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.17%|
|Per Capita Income||1.33%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.28%|
The table below compares Old Tappan 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||# 239||56th|
|Population Density||# 355||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 49||91st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 192||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 57||90th|
|Diversity Index||# 214||61st|
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