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The Borough of Roseland had a population of 6,177 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Roseland is located at latitude 40.8207 and longitude -74.2938 in Essex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Roseland encompass a land area of 3.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Essex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 354 feet.
The Borough of Roseland (GNIS ID: 885378) 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||6,177 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,176 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||5,295 (85.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1 ( 0.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$136,100|
|Average Household Income||$186,748|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$75,623|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,600 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,895 (72.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||610 (23.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||95 ( 3.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$552,392|
|Average Home Value||$577,809|
|Housing Affordability Index3||119|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.54%|
|Per Capita Income||1.74%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.3%|
The table below compares Roseland 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||# 228||58th|
|Population Density||# 363||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 75||86th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 230||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 55||90th|
|Diversity Index||# 356||35th|
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