Demarest, NJ

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Population

5,031

0.479% growth

Median Age

43.4


Median Household Income

$149,271

0.578% decline

Poverty Rate

3.02%


Number of Employees

2,267

2.75% decline

Median Property Value

$673,200

3.13% growth

About

In 2017, Demarest, NJ had a population of 5.03k people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $149,271. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Demarest, NJ grew from 5,007 to 5,031, a 0.479% increase and its median household income declined from $150,139 to $149,271, a -0.578% decrease.

The population of Demarest, NJ is 56.9% White Alone, 32.6% Asian Alone, and 7.89% Hispanic or Latino. 35.9% of the people in Demarest, NJ speak a non-English language, and 87.1% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Demarest, NJ is $673,200, and the homeownership rate is 90.7%. Most people in Demarest, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 38.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Demarest, NJ is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Demarest, NJ employs 2.27k people. The largest industries in Demarest, NJ are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (314 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (296 people), and Manufacturing (209 people), and the highest paying industries are Construction ($225,647), Finance & Insurance ($153,077), and Information ($150,278).

Median household income in Demarest, NJ is $149,271. Males in Demarest, NJ have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $61,412. The income inequality in Demarest, NJ (measured using the Gini index) is 0.493, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$149,271

2017 value

± $15,762

-0.578%

1 Year Growth

± 15.1%

Households in Demarest, NJ have a median annual income of $149,271, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $150,139 in 2016, which represents a -0.578% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$84,632

Average Male Salary

± $1,612

$61,412

Average Female Salary

± $1,170

In 2017, full-time male employees in Demarest, NJ made 1.38 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $79,679 ± $3,060

  2. White

    $67,619 ± $1,158

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $52,154 ± $45,004

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Demarest, NJ workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.18 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Demarest, NJ by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Demarest, NJ is from New Jersey.

0.493

2017 Wage GINI

0.491

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in New Jersey was 0.493 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.437% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for New Jersey was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New Jersey in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in New Jersey across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 91

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Demarest, NJ was Census Tract 91 with a value of $163,571, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 75+

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

3.02% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Demarest, NJ (152 out of 5.03k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 75+, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females 18 - 24.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    80 ± 92

  2. Asian

    72 ± 88

  3. Black

    0 ± 87

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Demarest, NJ is White, followed by Asian and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

2.27k

2017 Value

± 280

-2.75%

1 Year decline

± 17.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Demarest, NJ declined at a rate of -2.75%, from 2.33k employees to 2.27k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Demarest, NJ, are Management Occupations (442 people), Sales & Related Occupations (328 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (199 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Demarest, NJ.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Demarest, NJ, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (442 people), Sales & Related Occupations (328 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (199 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Demarest, NJ has an unusually high number of residents working as Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media Occupations (3.21 times higher than expected), Legal Occupations (3.18 times), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (2.06 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Demarest, NJ, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($200,313), Management Occupations ($180,875), and Management, Business, & Financial Occupations ($137,100).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

2.27k

2017 Value

± 280

-2.75%

1 Year decline

± 17.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Demarest, NJ declined at a rate of -2.75%, from 2.33k employees to 2.27k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Demarest, NJ, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (314 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (296 people), and Manufacturing (209 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Demarest, NJ, though some of these residents may live in Demarest, NJ and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Demarest, NJ, by number of employees, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (314 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (296 people), and Manufacturing (209 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Demarest, NJ has an unusually high number of Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (2.49 times higher than expected), Wholesale Trade (2.41 times), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (2.37 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Demarest, NJ, by median earnings, are Construction ($225,647), Finance & Insurance ($153,077), and Information ($150,278).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $48.1B

  2. $36.5B

  3. $35.3B

In 2015, the top outbound New Jersey product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $48.1B, followed by Electronics with $36.5B and Motorized vehicles and $35.3B.

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound New Jersey products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$467B

2015 Value

$734B

Projected 2045 Value

57.1% growth

In 2015, total outbound New Jersey trade was $467B. This is expected to increase 57.1% to $734B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound New Jersey trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from New Jersey to other states, or from other states to New Jersey.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $70.5B

  2. $48.9B

  3. $16.6B

In 2015, the top outbound New Jersey domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $70.5B, followed by Pennsylvania with $48.9B and California and $16.6B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that New Jersey shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

97.8% of the population of Demarest, NJ has health coverage, with 73.2% on employee plans, 3.58% on Medicaid, 12.3% on Medicare, 8.69% on non-group plans, and 0% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Demarest, NJ was $8,859 in 2014. This is a 4.91% increase from the previous year ($8,444).

Primary care physicians in Demarest, NJ see 1184 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.11% increase from the previous year (1171 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1187 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 534 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.1%). Additionally, Cumberland County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (34.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,184 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in New Jersey see an average of 1,184 patients per year. This represents a 1.11% increase from the previous year (1,171 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$8,859

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$5,081

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,049

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$12,614

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in New Jersey (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.91%, from $8,444 to $8,859.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

2.21%

Uninsured

73.2%

Employer Coverage

3.58%

Medicaid

12.3%

Medicare

8.69%

Non-Group

0%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Demarest, NJ grew by 27% from 1.74% to 2.21%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Demarest, NJ changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.1% prevalence

  2. 11.7% prevalence

  3. 11.7% prevalence

Salem County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey, at 12.1%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in New Jersey by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Demarest, NJ is home to a population of 5.03k people, from which 87.1% are citizens. As of 2017, 28.5% of Demarest, NJ residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Demarest, NJ is composed of 2.86k White Alone residents (56.9%), 1.64k Asian Alone residents (32.6%), 397 Hispanic or Latino residents (7.89%), 119 Two or More Races residents (2.37%), 14 Black or African American Alone residents (0.278%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Demarest, NJ are Korean (890 speakers), Chinese (241 speakers), and Hebrew (169 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

42

Median Native-Born Age

± 9.3

44

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 5.3

In 2017, the median age of all people in Demarest, NJ was 43.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 42, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 44. But people in Demarest, NJ are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Demarest, NJ residents was 44.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

28.5%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

25.4%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, 28.5% of Demarest, NJ residents were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Demarest, NJ was 25.4%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. India

    251,165 ± 12,131 people

  2. Dominican Republic

    162,243 ± 9,799 people

  3. Mexico

    124,109 ± 8,589 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Demarest, NJ was India, the natal country of 251,165 Demarest, NJ residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 162,243 and Mexico with 124,109.

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Citizenship

87.1%

2017 Citizenship

89.2%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 87.1% of Demarest, NJ residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Demarest, NJ was 89.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    2.86k ± 278

  2. Asian Alone

    1.64k ± 203

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    397 ± 303

In 2017, there were 1.75 times more White Alone residents (2.86k people) in Demarest, NJ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.64k Asian Alone and 397 Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Demarest, NJ as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Korean

    890 speakers (18.8%)

  2. Chinese

    241 speakers (5.08%)

  3. Hebrew

    169 speakers (3.56%)

35.9% of Demarest, NJ citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Demarest, NJ was Korean. 18.8% of the overall population of Demarest, NJ are native Korean speakers. 5.08% speak Chinese and 3.56% speak Korean, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    47 ± 39

  2. Korea

    25 ± 29

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    0 ± 29

Demarest, NJ has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.88 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Demarest, NJ was $673,200 in 2017, which is 3.09 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $652,800 to $673,200, a 3.13% increase. The homeownership rate in Demarest, NJ is 90.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Demarest, NJ have an average commute time of 38.9 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Demarest, NJ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$149,271

Median Household Income

± $15,762

1.66k

Number of Households

± 211

In 2017, the median household income of the 1.66k households in Demarest, NJ declined from $149,271 from the previous year's value of $150,139.

The following chart displays the households in Demarest, NJ distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Housing

Property Value

$673,200

2017 Median

± $34,496

$652,800

2016 Median

± $37,178

In 2017, the median property value in Demarest, NJ grew to to $673,200 from the previous year's value of $652,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Demarest, NJ compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Demarest, NJ the largest share of households have a property value in the $500k - $750k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Demarest, NJ distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Demarest, NJ the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

90.7%

2017 Homeownership

92.3%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 90.7% of the housing units in Demarest, NJ were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 92.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Demarest, NJ compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Demarest, NJ distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Demarest, NJ have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

38.9 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Demarest, NJ have a longer commute time (38.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 10.2% of the workforce in Demarest, NJ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    69.6%

  2. Public Transit

    12.3%

  3. Carpooled

    8.85%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Demarest, NJ was Drove Alone, followed by those who Public Transit and those who Carpooled.

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