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Great Meadows, New Jersey - Basic Facts

The Great Meadows Census Designated Place had a population of 278 as of July 1, 2019. Great Meadows ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New Jersey. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Great Meadows is located at latitude 40.8709 and longitude -74.9121 in Warren County. The formal boundaries for the Great Meadows Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Warren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 531 feet.

The Great Meadows Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583992) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Great Meadows Census Designated Place is located within Township of Independence, a minor civil division (MCD) of Warren County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Great Meadows: Danville, Denville.

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Great Meadows, NJ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Great Meadows, NJ Housing Affordability Index is 185
State of New Jersey Housing Affordability Index is 91
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Great Meadows, NJ Wealth Index is 180
State of New Jersey Wealth Index is 148
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 278 (100%)
Population in Households 278 (100.0%)
Population in Families 252 (90.6%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 182
Diversity Index2 28
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $116,263
Average Household Income $133,743
Per Capita Income $43,981
Wealth Index4 180

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 113 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 82 (72.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (12.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 17 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $330,645
Housing Affordability Index3 185
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 96
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 79
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.93% -0.66%
Households -0.86% -0.63%
Families 0.71% -0.77%
Median Household Income   0.61%
Per Capita Income   1.5%

Great Meadows, NJ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Great Meadows to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 514 6th
Population Density # 533 2nd
Diversity Index # 390 29th
Median Household Income # 113 79th
Per Capita Income # 244 55th

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