Nationwide Claims to Fame

Rumson is 42nd out of 6,406 other cities in Income per capita

Statewide Claims to Fame

Rumson is 2nd in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income per capita

Rumson is 2nd in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - White

Rumson is 2nd in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Rumson is 4th in New Jersey out of 255 other cities in Home median value

Rumson is 5th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Rumson is 9th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income per household

Rumson is 12th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Rumson, New Jersey Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Rumson Rank New Jersey US
Current population (2012) 7,044 157th 8,864,590 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.1 72nd 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,408.1 232nd 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Rumson Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 6.1% 103rd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 32.5% 5th 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.3% 186th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Rumson Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 97.8% 12th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 62.6% 27th 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Rumson Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 97.2% 2nd 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.3% 256th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 215th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.3% 229th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 149th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.0% 249th 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.4% 251st 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 95.1% 2nd 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Rumson Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.5% 136th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.9% 235th 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Rumson Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 2,585 215th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 2.6% 242nd 35.9% 25.9%
Households 2,275 224th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 91.1% 30th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $976,200 4th $349,100 $186,200
People per household 3.1 21st 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Rumson Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $83,884 2nd $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $148,542 9th $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 4.9% 150th 9.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Rumson Rank New Jersey US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 944 121st 781,622 27,092,908
Retail sales $17,320 181st $124,813,580 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $2,401 177th $14,453 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $20,558 76th $19,993,613 $613,795,732

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