Nationwide Claims to Fame

Short Hills is 4th out of 6,404 other cities in Income per household

Short Hills is 5th out of 6,406 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Short Hills is 10th out of 6,383 other cities in Home median value

Short Hills is 12th out of 6,406 other cities in Income per capita

Statewide Claims to Fame

Short Hills is 1st in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income per capita

Short Hills is 1st in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Income per household

Short Hills is 1st in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Short Hills is 2nd in New Jersey out of 255 other cities in Home median value

Short Hills is 3rd in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Short Hills is 5th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Residents with high school diploma (older than 25)

Short Hills is 6th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in People per household

Short Hills is 17th in New Jersey out of 256 other cities in Home ownership rate

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Short Hills Rank New Jersey US
Size in square miles 5.2 69th 7,354.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,533.7 180th 1,195.5 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Short Hills Rank New Jersey US
Residents younger than 5 6.2% 97th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 34.4% 3rd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 11.1% 194th 14.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Short Hills Rank New Jersey US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 98.4% 5th 87.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 85.2% 1st 35.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Short Hills Rank New Jersey US
Race - White 81.4% 119th 73.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.0% 234th 14.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.0% 240th 0.6% 1.2%
Race - Asian 15.5% 40th 9.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 155th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.8% 173rd 1.9% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.4% 252nd 18.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 79.4% 96th 58.2% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Short Hills Rank New Jersey US
Female residents 51.0% 181st 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 15.7% 141st 20.6% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Short Hills Rank New Jersey US
Housing units 4,292 128th 3,562,553 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 4.7% 234th 35.9% 25.9%
Households 3,939 130th 3,180,854 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 93.2% 17th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $1,000,001 2nd $349,100 $186,200
People per household 3.3 6th 2.7 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Short Hills Rank New Jersey US
Income per capita $106,918 1st $35,678 $27,915
Income per household $229,222 1st $71,180 $52,762
Income below poverty line 1.4% 248th 9.4% 14.3%

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