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Northfield is 16th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Home ownership rate

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Northfield Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 8,641 125th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.4 115th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,533.5 181st 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Northfield Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 4.8% 224th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.2% 92nd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 16.1% 61st 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Northfield Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 93.1% 81st 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 30.9% 140th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Northfield Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 87.1% 75th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 3.2% 154th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 124th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.5% 142nd 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 113th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.0% 153rd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 8.0% 147th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 82.9% 68th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Northfield Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 52.3% 53rd 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 10.4% 190th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Northfield Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 3,260 172nd 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 6.0% 224th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 3,224 160th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 93.8% 16th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $259,800 207th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.6 158th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Northfield Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $31,295 169th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $68,542 153rd $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 5.0% 146th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Northfield Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,111 95th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $71,445 132nd $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $9,056 98th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $17,564 91st $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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