Nationwide Claims to Fame

Palisades Park is 6th out of 6,406 other cities in Foreign born residents

Palisades Park is 13th out of 6,406 other cities in Race - Asian

Palisades Park is 36th out of 6,406 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Statewide Claims to Fame

Palisades Park is 1st in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Foreign born residents

Palisades Park is 1st in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Asian

Palisades Park is 11th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Palisades Park, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Palisades Park Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 19,936 43rd 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.2 235th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 15,685.1 11th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Palisades Park Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 6.4% 87th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 16.5% 248th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.4% 184th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Palisades Park Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 83.5% 204th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 40.3% 98th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Palisades Park Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 28.9% 249th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.0% 190th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 84th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 57.8% 1st 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 28th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.9% 167th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 18.2% 69th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 21.5% 239th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Palisades Park Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 50.1% 217th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 67.6% 1st 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Palisades Park Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 7,362 57th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 67.7% 30th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 7,407 47th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 34.5% 241st 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $556,100 46th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.6 159th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Palisades Park Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $31,303 168th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $62,913 172nd $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 12.5% 44th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Palisades Park Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,071 41st 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $161,439 85th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,451 103rd $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $35,977 39th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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