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The Borough of Alpha had a population of 2,323 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Alpha is located at latitude 40.667 and longitude -75.1574 in Warren County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Alpha encompass a land area of 1.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Warren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 325 feet.
The Borough of Alpha 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 Alpha: Straw.
|Total Population||2,323 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,314 (99.6%)|
|Population in Families||1,870 (80.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||9 ( 0.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$76,837|
|Average Household Income||$94,617|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$39,108|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,032 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||653 (63.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||307 (29.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||72 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$207,649|
|Average Home Value||$265,199|
|Housing Affordability Index3||140|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.95%|
|Per Capita Income||1.58%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.55%|
The table below compares Alpha to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 380||30th|
|Population Density||# 389||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 364||33rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 377||69th|
|Per Capita Income||# 349||36th|
|Diversity Index||# 360||34th|
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