The Short Hills Census Designated Place had a population of 13,658 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 2584025) 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||13,658 (100%)|
|Population in Households||13,656 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||12,949 (94.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2 ( 0.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$200,001|
|Average Household Income||$341,303|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||30%|
|Per Capita Income||$106,291|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,412 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,850 (87.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||393 ( 8.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||170 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$1,418,887|
|Average Home Value||$1,487,610|
|Housing Affordability Index3||82|
|Average Household Size||3.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.0%|
|Per Capita Income||0.87%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.18%|
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, 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||# 90||84th|
|Population Density||# 264||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 8||99th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 81||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 3||100th|
|Diversity Index||# 266||51st|
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