The Borough of Alpha had a population of 2,397 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Alpha is located at latitude 40.6594 and longitude -75.1571 in Warren County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Alpha (see map below) 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 (GNIS ID: 885138) 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.
|Population in Households||2,388|
|Population in Familes||1,947|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Median Household Income||$61,746|
|Average Household Income||$75,940|
|Per Capita Income||$31,284|
|Total Housing Units||1,058 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||660 (62.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||323 (30.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||75 ( 7.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$193,089|
|Average Home Value||$210,038|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.64%|
|Per Capita Income||3.27%|
The table below compares Alpha 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||# 379||31st|
|Population Density||# 388||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 377||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 418||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 414||24th|
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