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Palisades Park borough, New Jersey

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Table

Palisades Park borough, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
20,149
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
20,149
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
20,299
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
-0.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 20,292
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 19,622
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
13.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
14.6%
Female persons, percent
51.9%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
32.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.2%
Asian alone, percent(a)
57.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
3.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
21.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
18.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 332
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 59.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 37.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $577,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $3,205
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,232
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $1,638
Building permits, 2021 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 7,291
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.84
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 87.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 77.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 92.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 89.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 89.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 50.4%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 2.8%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
20.9%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 66.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 62.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 53,199
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) D
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 7,722
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 221,611
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $10,752
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 34.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $79,063
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $35,601
Persons in poverty, percent
12.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 X
Total employment, 2020 X
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 X
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 598
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 432
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 117
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 357
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 220
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 563
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 16,377.7
Population per square mile, 2010 15,681.6
Land area in square miles, 2020 1.24
Land area in square miles, 2010 1.25
FIPS Code 3455770
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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