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The Borough of Glassboro had a population of 20,093 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Glassboro is located at latitude 39.7029 and longitude -75.1118 in Gloucester County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Glassboro encompass a land area of 9.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Gloucester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 144 feet.
The Borough of Glassboro (GNIS ID: 885231) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Glassboro: Glass Town, Glassborough, Glassworks.
|Total Population||20,093 (100%)|
|Population in Households||17,901 (89.1%)|
|Population in Families||13,567 (67.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2,192 (10.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$73,318|
|Average Household Income||$90,500|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,790|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||7,312 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,379 (59.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,387 (32.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||546 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$199,952|
|Average Home Value||$217,310|
|Housing Affordability Index3||154|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.87%|
|Per Capita Income||1.33%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.45%|
The table below compares Glassboro 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||# 52||91st|
|Population Density||# 316||42nd|
|Median Household Income||# 374||32nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 432||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 454||17th|
|Diversity Index||# 159||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.