Sayreville, NJ Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Sayreville, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Borough of Sayreville had a population of 44,615 as of July 1, 2017. Sayreville ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Jersey. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Sayreville is located at latitude 40.4669 and longitude -74.3202 in Middlesex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Sayreville (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.84 sq. miles and a water area of 2.86 sq. miles. Middlesex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 62 feet.

The Borough of Sayreville (GNIS ID: 885386) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sayreville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Sayreville: Roundabout, Wood's Landing.

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Sayreville, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 44,615
Daytime Population: Workers 10,658
Daytime Population: Residents 22,145
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 32,803
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 44,418
Population in Familes 38,351
Population in Group Qrtrs 197
Population Density2 2,818
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $81,081
Average Household Income $99,770
Per Capita Income $36,297


Total Housing Units 16,978 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,879 (64.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,278 (31.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 821 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $329,128
Average Home Value $350,315


Total Households 16,157
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 11,760
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.61% 0.63%
Households 0.45% 0.53%
Families 0.42% 0.51%
Median Household Income   2.44%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Sayreville, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sayreville to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 21 96th
Population Density # 240 56th
Diversity Index # 100 82nd
Median Household Income # 249 54th
Per Capita Income # 303 45th

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