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The Borough of Ramsey had a population of 14,553 as of July 1, 2023.
The primary coordinate point for Ramsey is located at latitude 41.0573 and longitude -74.141 in Bergen County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Ramsey encompass a land area of 5.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Bergen County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5).
The Borough of Ramsey 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||14,553 (100%)|
|Population in Households||14,508 (99.7%)|
|Population in Families||12,651 (86.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||45 ( 0.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$161,298|
|Average Household Income||$222,827|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||25%|
|Per Capita Income||$83,360|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||High (68.7)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,607 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,772 (85.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||672 (12.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||163 ( 2.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$667,866|
|Average Home Value||$701,734|
|Housing Affordability Index3||87|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.73%|
|Per Capita Income||2.19%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.12%|
The table below compares Ramsey to the other 700 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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||# 86||88th|
|Population Density||# 295||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 85||88th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 403||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 80||89th|
|Diversity Index||# 415||41st|
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