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Phillipsburg is 17th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Phillipsburg Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 14,699 63rd 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 3.2 121st 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,682.1 93rd 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Phillipsburg Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 7.6% 25th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.8% 63rd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.2% 146th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Phillipsburg Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 78.5% 233rd 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.9% 243rd 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Phillipsburg Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 83.4% 106th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.5% 82nd 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 129th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.5% 223rd 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 39th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.4% 65th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 11.8% 104th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 77.3% 105th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Phillipsburg Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.9% 91st 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 5.8% 230th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Phillipsburg Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 6,607 67th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 36.1% 91st 35.9% 25.9%
Households 6,041 66th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 55.4% 197th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $172,600 241st $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.5 195th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Phillipsburg Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $21,752 235th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $44,113 236th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.5% 17th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Phillipsburg Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,010 112th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $283,614 48th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $19,508 43rd $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $23,491 62nd $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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