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9 Sep 2002: Rockleigh has highest median income in N.J.)
2000 Census Information for Rockleigh Borough
2000 Demographic Information by Age for Rockleigh Borough
2000 Asian Population for Rockleigh Borough
2000 Hispanic Population for Rockleigh Borough
2000 Household Information for Rockleigh Borough
2000 Housing Information for Rockleigh Borough

 

The Record

 

9 September 2002

Morris isn’t the richest in U.S.

[But, Rockleigh has highest median income in N.J.]

By Colleen O’Dea
Daily Record

Morris County’s reign as wealthiest county in the nation ended just six months after it began as new Census data released Thursday put neighboring Hunterdon about $2,500 ahead in both New Jersey and, at least for the moment, the nation....

Both Hunterdon and Morris incomes are well above New Jersey’s $55,146 median, which is higher than the medians in most of the states already released. Most fall in the $30,000 to $40,000 range....

But these pale in comparison to the huge medians measured in individual towns. Nine Morris communities had median household incomes of more than $100,000 in 1999, compared with three in 1989. Leading the way was Mountain Lakes, whose median income was nearly $142,000. It ranked as the third highest in New Jersey, behind Rockleigh, with $152,000, and Essex Fells, with $148,000....

Complete story: www.dailyrecord.com/news/census2000/morris_richest.html

 

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2000 Census Information for
Rockleigh Borough
Bergen County
The total population in 1990 270
The total population in 2000 391
Percent change in population from 1990 to 2000 44.81%
The Percentage of Whites in 1990 95.19%
The Percentage of Whites in 2000 89.77%
Whites Percentage Point Change -5.42
The Percentage of Blacks in 1990 1.48%
The Percentage of Blacks in 2000 3.63%
Blacks Percentage Point Change 2.15
The Percentage of American Indians or Alaskan Natives in 1990 0.00%
The Percentage of American Indians or Alaskan Natives in 2000 0.56%
American Indians or Alaskan Natives Percentage Point Change 0.56
The Percentage of Asians in 1990 2.96%
The Percentage of Asians in 2000 4.45%
Asians Percentage Point Change 1.49
The Percentage of Other in 1990 0.37%
The Percentage of Other in 2000 1.59%
Other Point Change 1.22
The Percentage of Hispanics in 1990 1.85%
The Percentage of Hispanics in 2000 4.86%
Hispanics Point Change 3.01
The percentage of the total population that selected two or more races in 2000 1.79%
The percentage of the total population that selected two races in 2000 0.26%
 


2000 Demographic Information by Age for
Rockleigh Borough
Bergen County
Number of people under the age of 5 10 (1990)
18 (2000)
Percent change in under 5 population from 1990 to 2000 80%
Number of people between 5 and 9 10 (1990)
11 (2000)
Percent change in the 5-to-9 population from 1990 to 2000 10%
Number of people between 10 and 14 9 (1990)
23 (2000)
Percent change in the 10-to-14 population from 1990 to 2000 156%
Number of people between 15 and 19 21 (1990)
56 (2000)
Percent change in the 15-to-19 population from 1990 to 2000 167%
Number of people between 20 and 24 8 (1990)
13 (2000)
Percent change in the 20-to-24 population from 1990 to 2000 62%
Number of people between 25 and 34 17 (1990)
25 (2000)
Percent change in the 25-to-34 population from 1990 to 2000 47%
Number of people between 35 and 44 20 (1990)
36 (2000)
Percent change in the 35-to-44 population from 1990 to 2000 44%
Number of people between 45 and 54 49 (1990)
42 (2000)
Percent change in the 45-to-54 population from 1990 to 2000 -14%
Number of people between 55 and 59 15 (1990)
25 (2000)
Percent change in the 55-to-59 population from 1990 to 2000 67%
Number of people between 60 and 64 14 (1990)
17 (2000)
Percent change in the 60-to-64 population from 1990 to 2000 21%
Number of people between 65 and 74 31 (1990)
25 (2000)
Percent change in the 65-to-74 population from 1990 to 2000 -19%
Number of people between 75 and 84 33 (1990)
40 (2000)
Percent change in the 75-to-84 population from 1990 to 2000 21%
Number of people over 85 33 (1990)
60 (2000)
Percent change in the 85 and over population from 1990 to 2000 82%
Number of people over 65 97 (1990)
125 (2000)
Percent change in the 65 and over population from 1990 to 2000 29%
The median age 49
 

2000 Asian Population for
Rockleigh Borough
Bergen County
Indian 2 (1990)
7 (2000)
Chinese 0 (1990)
0 (2000)
Filipino 1 (1990)
0 (2000)
Japanese 5 (1990)
2 (2000)
Korean 0 (1990)
6 (2000)
Vietnamese 0 (1990)
0 (2000)
Other Aisans 0 (1990)
0 (2000)
 

 

2000 Hispanic Population for
Rockleigh Borough
Bergen County
Mexicans 0 (1990)
3 (2000)
Puerto Ricans 1 (1990)
2 (2000)
Cubans 2 (1990)
6 (2000)
Hispanics from any other nationality 2 (1990)
8 (2000)
   

 

 

2000 Household Information for
Rockleigh Borough
Bergen County
Total households 74
Percent change in households from 1990 to 2000 19.40%
Families with their own children under age 18 living with them (covers never-married sons, daughters, stepchildren and adopted children) 28
Families with their own children under 18 as a percentage of all households 37.80%
Percent change in the number of families with their own children under 18 living with them, from 1990 to 2000 64.70%
Married couples with their own children under 18 living with them 23
Married couples with their own children under 18 as a percentage of all households 31.10%
Percent change in the number of married couples with their own children under 18 living with them, from 1990 to 2000 64.30%
Female householder living with her own children under 18, but with no husband in the home 3
Female householders living with their own children under 18, but with no husband in the home, as a percentage of all households 4.10%
Percent change from 1990 to 2000 in the number of female householders living with their own children under 18 living, but with no husband in the home 50.00%
Male householder living with her own children under 18, but with no wife in the home 2
Male householders living with their own children under 18, but with no wife in the home, as a percentage of all households 2.70%
Percent change from 1990 to 2000 in the number of male householders living with their own children under 18 living, but with no wife in the home 100.00%
Total male or female householders living with her own children under 18, but with no spouse in the home 5
Total male or female householders living with their own children under 18, but with no spouse in the home, as a percentage of all households 6.80%
Percent change from 1990 to 2000 in the number of male or female householders living with their own children under 18 living, but with no spouse in the home 66.70%
People living alone 8
People living alone as a percentage of households 10.80%
Percent change from 1990 to 2000 in the number of people living alone 0.00%
Average number of people per household in 1990 2.66
Average number of people per household in 2000 3.04
Percent change from 1990 to 2000 in the number of people per household 14.3%
Average number of people per family in 1990 (families consist of two or more related people living together) 2.87
Average number of people per family in 2000 3.40
Percent change from 1990 to 2000 in the number of people per family 18.5%
 


2000 Housing Information for
Rockleigh Borough
Bergen County
Total number of houses, apartments, mobile homes and trailers used as living quarters 80
Occupied housing units 74
Percent of all housing units that are occupied 92.50%
Vacant housing units 6
Percent of all housing units that are vacant 7.50%
Recreational or seasonal homes 1
Percent of all housing units that are recreational or seasonal 1.30%
Housing units occupied by owners 64
Percent of all housing units occupied by owners 86.50%
Housing units occupied by renters 10
Percent of all housing units occupied by renters 13.50%

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