Linden, NJ Neighborhood Information

Neighborhood Facts

Town History

Linden was originally formed as a township on March 4, 1861, from portions of Elizabeth, Rahway and Union Township. Linden was incorporated as a city on January 1, 1925, replacing both Linden Township and Linden Borough (which had been formed in 1882 from the township).

General Information

Town Name: Linden
City Hall: City Hall
Address: 301 N. Wood Ave, LINDEN NJ 07036
Phone Number: 908-474-8452
Land Area: 10.8 square miles
Distance to NYC: 21 miles
Town Website: http://www.linden-nj.org/
Library Website: http://www.lindenpl.org/
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:

Demographics

Quick Facts

Population: 42,252
Population Density / Mile: 3,959
Median Age: 40.03
Number of Households: 15,616
Average Household Size: 2.69
Households with Children: 4,776
Median Household Income: $65,664

Population

Population: 42,252
Population Density / Mile: 3,959
Change in Population Since 2010: 7.05%
Male Population: 20,339
Female Population: 21,913
Median Age: 40.03

Population - Age Range

0-4 years: 2897
5-9 years: 2345
10-14 years: 2469
15-19 years: 2491
20-24 years: 2697
25-29 years: 2679
30-34 years: 2715
35-39 years: 2817
40-44 years: 2806
45-49 years: 2845
50-54 years: 2986
55-59 years: 3035
60-64 years: 2767
65-69 years: 2332
70-74 years: 1665
75-79 years: 1102
80-84 years: 787
85+ years: 817

Households

Number of Households: 15,616
Average Household Size: 2.69
Households with Children: 4,776
Households without Children: 5,963
Family Households: 10,740
Non-Family Households: 726

Marital Status

Never Married: 14030
Now Married: 14304
Separated: 969
Widowed: 2185
Divorced: 3053

Income

Median Household Income: $65,664
Average Household Income: $75,309
Per Capita Income: $27,953
Average Total Household Expenditure: $50,646

Median Income By Age

Under 25 years: $64,570
25-44 years: $79,467
45-64 years: $73,591
Over 64 years: $37,198

Household Income by Dollar Range

$0-$10,000 782
$10,000-$15,000 494
$15,000-$20,000 802
$20,000-$25,000 746
$25,000-$30,000 559
$30,000-$35,000 677
$35,000-$40,000 623
$40,000-$45,000 652
$45,000-$50,000 601
$50,000-$60,000 1172
$60,000-$75,000 1810
$75,000-$100,000 2508
$100,000-$125,000 1961
$125,000-$150,000 942
$150,000-$200,000 884
$200,000-$250,000 227
$250,000-$500,000 96
$500,000 up 80

Education

Educational Climate Index: 4

1 = Low, 5 = High

The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Level of Education

No High School: 2100
Some High School: 2532
High School Grad: 10802
Some College: 6284
Associate Degree: 2174
Bachelors Degree: 3598
Graduate Degree: 1863

Employment

White Collar vs. Blue Collar

White Collar: 57
Blue Collar: 43

Geography

Annual Precipitation: 50.94
Average January Low Temperature: 19.8
Average January High Temperature: 39.3
Average July Low Temperature: 63.3
Average July High Temperature: 85.7

Pollution Index (Avg. = 100)

Carbon Monoxide 112
Lead 49
Nitrogen Oxide 154
Ozone 89
Particulate Matter 107
Air Pollution 102

Amenities

CATEGORIES
Attractions - Recreation 36 Locations
Automotive Services 213 Locations
Banks - Financial 77 Locations
Eating - Drinking 231 Locations
Farm - Ranch 5 Locations
Government - Public 21 Locations
Health Care Services 170 Locations
Hospitality 11 Locations
Organizations - Associations 52 Locations
Personal Services 749 Locations
Pet Services 4 Locations
Shopping 546 Locations
Travel 59 Locations

Schools

Joseph E Soehl Middle Elementary
Linden High Secondary
Myles J Mcmanus Middle Elementary
No 10 Highland Avenue Elementary
Number 1 Elementary
Number 2 Elementary
Number 4 Elementary
Number 5 Elementary
Number 6 Elementary
Number 8 Elementary
Number 9 Deerfield Terr Elementary

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