Nationwide Claims to Fame

Edgewater is 22nd out of 6,405 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Statewide Claims to Fame

Edgewater is 5th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Edgewater is 6th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Edgewater is 7th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Edgewater is 8th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Asian

Edgewater is 12th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Foreign born residents

Edgewater is 13th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Edgewater is 15th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Edgewater is 18th in New Jersey out of 185 other cities in Retail sales per capita

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Edgewater Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 11,972 82nd 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 0.9 250th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 12,313.4 15th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Edgewater Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 8.3% 13th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 17.7% 241st 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.6% 182nd 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Edgewater Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 96.4% 26th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 72.7% 6th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Edgewater Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 53.3% 221st 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 5.0% 116th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 217th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 35.5% 8th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 7th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 98th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 11.1% 111th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 46.4% 205th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Edgewater Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 52.6% 36th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 45.1% 12th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Edgewater Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 6,282 75th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 86.0% 5th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 5,461 73rd 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 39.2% 232nd 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $542,900 47th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.0 250th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Edgewater Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $58,005 28th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $91,554 78th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.4% 64th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Edgewater Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,521 59th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $307,980 44th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $32,566 18th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $50,935 24th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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