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The Borough of Alpha had a population of 2,365 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (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.
|Total Population||2,365 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,356 (99.6%)|
|Population in Families||1,908 (80.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||9 ( 0.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$69,749|
|Average Household Income||$88,240|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$36,309|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,032 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||654 (63.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||319 (30.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||59 ( 5.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$195,918|
|Average Home Value||$241,323|
|Housing Affordability Index3||136|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.22%|
|Per Capita Income||0.42%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.03%|
The table below compares Alpha 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||# 378||31st|
|Population Density||# 388||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 400||27th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 327||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 380||30th|
|Diversity Index||# 368||33rd|
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