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Morristown is 11th in New Jersey out of 179 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Morristown is 20th in New Jersey out of 185 other cities in Retail sales

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Morristown Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 18,523 47th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 2.9 133rd 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 6,285.8 59th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Morristown Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 5.8% 141st 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 17.6% 242nd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.5% 183rd 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Morristown Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.1% 206th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 38.1% 108th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Morristown Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 62.5% 202nd 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 14.0% 44th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 29th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.3% 148th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 63rd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.7% 49th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 34.1% 29th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 46.5% 204th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Morristown Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 48.9% 241st 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 33.6% 41st 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Morristown Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 8,172 46th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 65.2% 32nd 35.9% 25.9%
Households 7,990 39th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 39.6% 231st 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $390,300 94th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.2 237th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Morristown Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $36,756 109th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $62,600 175th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 13.3% 37th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Morristown Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,749 29th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $458,984 20th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $24,395 30th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $111,541 11th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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