|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Glen Ridge is 7,709. Glen Ridge, New Jersey is the 3,738th largest city in the US.
Glen Ridge is located entirely in Essex County.
The peak population of Glen Ridge was in 2020, when its population was 7,804. In 2020, Glen Ridge was the 3,691st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,738th largest city in the US. Glen Ridge is currently 1.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Glen Ridge has grown 6.1% since the 2000. Glen Ridge, New Jersey's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Glen Ridge has a population density of 5,871.3 people per square mile.
|3559||Upper Saddle River||8,295||7.1%|
|3732||Jersey Village, Texas||7,731||12.1%|
|3734||Lake Dallas, Texas||7,722||23.9%|
|3738||Glen Ridge, New Jersey||7,709||6.1%|
|3739||Colonie, New York||7,701||-2.7%|
|3740||Fanwood, New Jersey||7,699||7.2%|
|3741||North Bend, Washington||7,695||60.4%|
|3743||Clinton, South Carolina||7,694||-15.7%|
The total voting age population of Glen Ridge, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,827. The voting age population is 48.1% male and 51.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.3% of the residents of Glen Ridge are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Glen Ridge are 81.3% White, 7.5% Two or more races, 6.8% Asian, 4.0% Black and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 7.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Glen Ridge, 5.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.8%. On a per-household basis, 3.9% of families are below the poverty line in Glen Ridge.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.8% of Glen Ridge residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.7% of Glen Ridge residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 78.8% have a bachelor's degree and 33.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Glen Ridge residents aged 5 and older, 13.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 6.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Glen Ridge is 3.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Glen Ridge, 8.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Glen Ridge is $202,222.
In Glen Ridge, 91.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 8.5% of housing units in Glen Ridge.
Of all the housing units in Glen Ridge, 68.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Glen Ridge, 2.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Glen Ridge is $1,723.
In Glen Ridge, 97.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.