The Borough of New Providence had a population of 12,972 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for New Providence is located at latitude 40.6984 and longitude -74.4015 in Union County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of New Providence (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Union County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 226 feet.
The Borough of New Providence (GNIS ID: 885321) 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 New Providence: Turkey.
|Population in Households||12,839|
|Population in Familes||11,414|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||133|
|Median Household Income||$143,065|
|Average Household Income||$195,134|
|Per Capita Income||$70,032|
|Total Housing Units||4,713 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,474 (73.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,156 (24.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||83 ( 1.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$634,659|
|Average Home Value||$657,693|
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.66%|
|Per Capita Income||2.04%|
The table below compares New Providence 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||# 96||83rd|
|Population Density||# 190||65th|
|Diversity Index||# 256||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 46||92nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 53||90th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.