The Short Hills CDP(1) had a population of 13,594 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Short Hills is located at latitude 40.7479 and longitude -74.3254 in Essex County. The formal boundaries for the Short Hills Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 5.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Essex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 269 feet.
The Short Hills Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||13,594 (100%)|
|Population in Households||13,592 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||12,881 (94.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2 ( 0.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$200,001|
|Average Household Income||$335,181|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||30%|
|Per Capita Income||$104,813|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,409 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,876 (87.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||365 ( 8.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||169 ( 3.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$1,426,032|
|Average Home Value||$1,491,542|
|Housing Affordability Index3||81|
|Average Household Size||3.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.49%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.08%|
The table below compares Short Hills to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 90||84th|
|Population Density||# 266||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 9||98th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 83||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 4||99th|
|Diversity Index||# 268||51st|
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