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Thinking of Living in Berkeley Heights, NJ? (Infograph)


Are you thinking of living in Berkeley Heights, NJ?  Berkeley Heights is a municipality in New Jersey’s Union County with a population of approximately 13,285 and a median income of $183,056. Below are demographics and household data that you will find useful if you are thinking of living in Berkeley Heights, NJ. The information presented in this article are based on data from the US Census American Community Survey.

Berkeley Heights NJ Infograph

Berkeley Heights NJ Infograph

What is the Population of Berkeley Heights, NJ?

The population of Berkeley Heights, NJ is approximately 13,285.

Are Berkeley Heights Residents Well Educated?

68% of Berkeley Heights residents have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher. Compare this to overall New Jersey where 41% of NJ residents have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher.

Is Berkeley Heights, NJ Diverse?

83% of Berkeley Heights residents are White, 13% of Berkeley Heights residents are Asians, 6% of Berkeley Heights residents are Hispanic and 2% of Berkeley Heights residents are African Americans.

Are There a Lot of Children Living in Berkeley Heights, NJ?

24% of Berkeley Heights residents are children under 18 years old and 5% of Berkeley Heights residents are children under 5 years old. Compare this to overall New Jersey where 22% of New Jersey residents are children under 18 years old.

Is there a Large Senior Citizen Population in Berkeley Heights, NJ? 

19% of Berkeley Heights residents are seniors aged 65 years old and older.

What is the Average Income in Berkeley Heights, NJ?

Berkeley Heights has a median household income of $183,056. Compare this to overall New Jersey where the median household income is $85,751.

Are There a Lot of Rentals in Berkeley Heights, NJ?

In Berkeley Heights, 5% of housing units are rentals while 95% of housing units in Berkeley Heights are owner occupied.

How Much Is Rent in Berkeley Heights, NJ? 

The median gross rent in Berkeley Heights is $2,664. Compare this to overall New Jersey where the median gross rent is $1,376.

What is the Median Home Value in Berkeley Heights, NJ?

The Median Home Value of owner-occupied homes in Berkeley Heights is $617,500.

How Much is Property Tax in Berkeley Heights, NJ?

The Average Property tax in Berkeley Heights, NJ is $13,154. Compare this to the average property tax in New Jersey of $9,115. 

Check out our article on NJ Property Taxes for a complete town by town list of New Jersey Property taxes. For a complete town by town list of property tax rates, check out our article on NJ Property Tax Rates

What County is Berkeley Heights, NJ located in?

Berkeley Heights, NJ is in Union County.

How Big is Berkeley Heights, NJ?

Berkeley Heights  is 6.21 square miles.

How Long is the Average Commute to Work for Berkeley Heights Residents?

The mean travel time to work for Berkeley Heights residents is 35 minutes. Compare this to overall New Jersey where the average time to work is 33 minutes.

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Data Source: US Census American Community Survey and New Jersey Department of Community Affairs

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