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River Edge is 4th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
River Edge Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 11,464 90th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 1.9 202nd 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 6,116.5 62nd 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
River Edge Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 5.9% 127th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 26.0% 60th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.8% 123rd 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
River Edge Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 94.3% 64th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 52.2% 55th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
River Edge Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 73.4% 159th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.5% 200th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 210th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 22.2% 25th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 4th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.5% 204th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 7.7% 153rd 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 67.6% 150th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
River Edge Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.9% 95th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 24.4% 83rd 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
River Edge Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 4,261 131st 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.5% 142nd 35.9% 25.9%
Households 4,157 118th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 76.0% 112th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $473,400 58th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 2.7 116th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
River Edge Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $40,020 83rd $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $101,708 60th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 3.5% 191st 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
River Edge Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 916 128th 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $90,115 118th $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $8,504 102nd $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $12,261 114th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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