Statewide Claims to Fame

Pleasantville is 9th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Pleasantville is 10th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Pleasantville is 16th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Two or More

Pleasantville is 17th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Pleasantville is 19th in New Jersey out of 185 other cities in Retail sales

Pleasantville is 19th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Pleasantville is 20th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income below poverty line

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Pleasantville Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 20,750 42nd 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.7 58th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,556.2 140th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Pleasantville Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 8.4% 10th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.5% 36th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.7% 201st 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Pleasantville Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 70.6% 247th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 11.2% 247th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Pleasantville Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 24.3% 253rd 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 45.9% 9th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.8% 17th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.4% 192nd 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 132nd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 4.5% 16th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 41.1% 19th 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 11.5% 251st 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Pleasantville Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 52.1% 75th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 23.6% 87th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Pleasantville Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 7,219 59th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 37.9% 86th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 6,729 55th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 58.0% 192nd 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $167,200 243rd $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.9 58th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Pleasantville Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $18,224 246th $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $38,861 242nd $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 19.0% 20th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Pleasantville Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 900 130th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $478,418 19th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $25,487 26th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $21,819 69th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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