The Borough of Spotswood had a population of 8,434 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Spotswood is located at latitude 40.3977 and longitude -74.3894 in Middlesex County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Spotswood (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Middlesex County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 30 feet.
The Borough of Spotswood (GNIS ID: 885405) 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 Spotswood population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,290|
|Daytime Population: Residents||4,019|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||6,309|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.75|
|Population in Households||8,192|
|Population in Familes||6,919|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||242|
|Median Household Income||$79,857|
|Average Household Income||$93,552|
|Per Capita Income||$36,305|
|Total Housing Units||3,278 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,488 (75.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||688 (21.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||102 ( 3.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$298,263|
|Average Home Value||$301,758|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.55%|
|Per Capita Income||2.69%|
The table below compares Spotswood 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.
|Total Population||# 179||67th|
|Population Density||# 180||67th|
|Diversity Index||# 273||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 260||52nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 302||45th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.