Statewide Claims to Fame

Closter is 11th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Asian

Closter is 13th in New Jersey out of 255 other cities in Home median value

Closter, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Closter Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 8,498 128th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.2 123rd 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,646.3 174th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Closter Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 4.0% 245th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.7% 48th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.5% 130th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Closter Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 94.6% 61st 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 60.1% 35th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Closter Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 64.2% 197th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.3% 215th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0% 252nd 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 31.6% 11th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 220th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.3% 225th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.0% 185th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 59.9% 175th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Closter Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.0% 183rd 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 33.9% 40th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Closter Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 2,860 197th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 9.8% 214th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 2,879 181st 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 83.7% 69th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $702,400 13th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.9 69th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Closter Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $52,397 40th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $119,485 30th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 2.8% 211th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Closter Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,214 82nd 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $122,479 96th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $14,273 66th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $20,615 75th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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