Metuchen, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Metuchen Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 13,691 70th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.8 146th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,911 88th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Metuchen Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 6.4% 83rd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.2% 93rd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.8% 122nd 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Metuchen Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 96.6% 24th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 57.4% 47th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Metuchen Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 77.9% 136th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 4.9% 117th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 159th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 13.0% 51st 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 97th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.8% 91st 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 6.9% 164th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 73.3% 126th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Metuchen Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.8% 109th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 16.0% 135th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Metuchen Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 5,440 92nd 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 20.9% 161st 35.9% 25.9%
Households 5,261 85th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 79.9% 89th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $404,600 82nd $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.6 174th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Metuchen Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $48,396 47th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $97,011 67th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 3.2% 200th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Metuchen Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,088 40th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $89,506 119th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $6,882 125th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $9,554 129th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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