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The Short Hills CDP(1) had a population of 15,104 as of July 1, 2023.
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.
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||15,104 (100%)|
|Population in Households||15,100 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||14,291 (94.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||4 ( 0.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$200,001|
|Average Household Income||$377,072|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||41%|
|Per Capita Income||$113,641|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||High (75.9)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,755 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,910 (82.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||642 (13.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||203 ( 4.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$1,366,506|
|Average Home Value||$1,466,419|
|Housing Affordability Index3||61|
|Average Household Size||3.32|
|Average Family Size||4.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.00%|
|Per Capita Income||1.92%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.10%|
The table below compares Short Hills 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||# 80||89th|
|Population Density||# 268||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 21||99th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 137||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 4||100th|
|Diversity Index||# 274||61st|
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