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Hightstown, NJ

Mercer County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.269759     Longitude: -74.524161
Population 5,293 (2005)
Elevation of Hightstown, New Jersey: 84 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3431620, place: Hightstown borough, New Jersey)

Total Population: 5,216
Male: 2,651 (50.82%)
Female: 2,565 (49.18%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 379 (7.27%)
5 to 9 years: 368 (7.06%)
10 to 14 years: 281 (5.39%)
15 to 19 years: 258 (4.95%)
20 to 24 years: 303 (5.81%)
25 to 34 years: 962 (18.44%)
35 to 44 years: 960 (18.4%)
45 to 54 years: 726 (13.92%)
55 to 59 years: 250 (4.79%)
60 to 64 years: 167 (3.2%)
65 to 74 years: 205 (3.93%)
75 to 84 years: 216 (4.14%)
85 years and over: 141 (2.7%)

Median age: 35.5 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 4,042 (77.49%)
21 years and over: 3,873 (74.25%)
62 years and over: 659 (12.63%)
65 years and over: 562 (10.77%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 4,042 (77.49%)
--Male: 2,033 (38.98%)
--Female: 2,009 (38.52%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 562 (10.77%)
--Male: 232 (4.45%)
--Female: 330 (6.33%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 5,081 (97.41%)
--White: 3,517 (67.43%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 1,046 (20.05%)
--Black or African American: 444 (8.51%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 19 (0.36%)
--Asian: 119 (2.28%)
----Asian Indian: 61 (1.17%)
----Chinese: 24 (0.46%)
----Filipino: 18 (0.35%)
----Japanese: 0 (0%)
----Korean: 11 (0.21%)
----Vietnamese: 1 (0.02%)
----Other Asian: 4 (0.08%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 4 (0.08%)
----Native Hawaiian: 0 (0%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 0 (0%)
----Samoan: 4 (0.08%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0%)
--Some other race: 503 (9.64%)
Two or more Races: 135 (2.59%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 1,046 (20.05%)
--Mexican: 69 (1.32%)
--Puerto Rican: 135 (2.59%)
--Cuban: 12 (0.23%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 830 (15.91%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 4,170 (79.95%)
--White Alone: 3,517 (67.43%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 5,194 (99.58%)
--Householder: 2,001 (38.36%)
--Spouse: 1,035 (19.84%)
--Child: 1,439 (27.59%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 1,087 (20.84%)
--Other relatives: 326 (6.25%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 65 (1.25%)
--Nonrelatives: 393 (7.53%)
----Unmarried partner: 102 (1.96%)
Living in group quarters: 22 (0.42%)
--Institutionalized Population: 0 (0%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 22 (0.42%)
Total households: 2,001
Family households (families): 1,300 (64.97%)
----With own children under 18 years: 606 (30.28%)
--Married-couple families: 1,035 (51.72%)
----With own children under 18 years: 483 (24.14%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 170 (8.5%)
----With own children under 18 years: 86 (4.3%)
Nonfamily households: 701 (35.03%)
--Householder living alone: 559 (27.94%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 193 (9.65%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 658 (32.88%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 423 (21.14%)
Average household size: 2.6 people
Average family size: 3.15 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 2,081
Occupied housing units: 2,001 (96.16%)
Vacant housing units: 80 (3.84%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 8 (0.38%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 1.2%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 4.9%
Occupied housing units: 2,001 (96.16%)
Owner occupied housing units: 1,200 (57.66%)
Renter occupied housing units: 801 (38.49%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 2.68 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.47 people

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