The Borough of Union Beach had a population of 5,679 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Union Beach is located at latitude 40.4465 and longitude -74.1782 in Monmouth County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Union Beach encompass a land area of 1.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Monmouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.
The Borough of Union Beach (GNIS ID: 885423) 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.
|Total Population||5,679 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,675 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||4,901 (86.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||4 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$81,459|
|Average Household Income||$93,750|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$32,489|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,269 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,667 (73.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||301 (13.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||301 (13.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$274,386|
|Average Home Value||$299,265|
|Housing Affordability Index3||143|
|Average Household Size||2.88|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.8%|
|Per Capita Income||1.62%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.14%|
The table below compares Union Beach 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||# 249||54th|
|Population Density||# 215||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 307||44th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 382||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 429||21st|
|Diversity Index||# 311||43rd|
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