Statewide Claims to Fame

East Rutherford is 9th in New Jersey out of 179 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

East Rutherford is 10th in New Jersey out of 185 other cities in Retail sales per capita

East Rutherford is 19th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

East Rutherford, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
East Rutherford Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 8,978 118th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.7 102nd 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,403.1 188th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
East Rutherford Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 5.5% 162nd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.1% 238th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.5% 132nd 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
East Rutherford Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 93.1% 84th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 34.6% 122nd 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
East Rutherford Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 73.0% 160th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 4.5% 127th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 106th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 13.9% 46th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 229th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.4% 123rd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 17.5% 74th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 63.0% 165th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
East Rutherford Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.8% 106th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 37.1% 28th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
East Rutherford Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 4,018 141st 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 73.3% 19th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 3,866 135th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 42.4% 222nd 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $393,600 90th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.3 233rd 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
East Rutherford Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $33,358 146th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $65,813 162nd $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.2% 103rd 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
East Rutherford Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,231 80th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $343,567 29th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $39,477 10th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $119,329 9th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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