The Borough of Helmetta had a population of 2,458 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Helmetta is located at latitude 40.3786 and longitude -74.4235 in Middlesex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Helmetta (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Middlesex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Borough of Helmetta (GNIS ID: 885250) 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 Helmetta: Railroad Mills.
|Population in Households||2,458|
|Population in Familes||2,008|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$82,679|
|Average Household Income||$94,894|
|Per Capita Income||$38,684|
|Total Housing Units||1,035 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||849 (82.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||153 (14.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||33 ( 3.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$235,471|
|Average Home Value||$292,845|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.59%|
|Per Capita Income||2.25%|
The table below compares Helmetta to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 373||32nd|
|Population Density||# 235||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 270||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 270||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 304||44th|
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