Living in Franklin Park, NJ

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-11

Franklin Park SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
3

Franklin Park, NJ Cost Of Living

124
Franklin Park's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Franklin Park, New Jersey Info Snack

Franklin Park is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Franklin Township, in Somerset County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP's population was 13,295. Route 27 (historically known as Old Road/King's Highway and once part of the Lincoln Highway system) bisects the village and serves as the dividing line between the two counties. The adjacent sections of South Brunswick and North Brunswick, Middlesex County on the east side of Route 27 are also known as Franklin Park, but are not included within the CDP's boundaries.
Population
14,612
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
4.8%
Median Home
$293,500
Median Income
$95,089
Median Rent
$1,694

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Map Of Franklin Park, NJ

Population over time in Franklin Park

Year Population % Change
2017 14,612 -3.2%
2016 15,090 -2.4%
2015 15,454 1.4%
2014 15,238 2.9%
2013 14,815 3.6%
2012 14,296 6.7%
2011 13,397 4.5%
2010 12,815 1.5%
2009 12,624 -

Race / Ethnicity in Franklin Park

White
27.2% (3,975)
African American
29.4% (4,299)
American Indian
0.2% (23)
Asian
30.2% (4,412)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (19)
Two Or More
1.8% (268)
Hispanic
11.1% (1,616)
Race Franklin Park NJ USA
White 27.2% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 29.4% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 30.2% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.1% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Franklin Park, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
1.6% (23,110)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.1% (59,351)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (105,834)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.9% (70,906)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (168,862)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.9% (173,589)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.3% (164,398)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.3% (340,351)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.2% (148,903)
$200,000 or more
14.1% (205,891)
Income Franklin Park NJ USA
Less than $10,000 1.6% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.1% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.9% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.9% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.3% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.3% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.2% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 14.1% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in Franklin Park

Female
51.7% (7,554)
Male
48.3% (7,058)
Gender Franklin Park NJ USA
Female 51.7% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Franklin Park for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (146)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (584)
High School / GED
15.0% (2,191)
Some College
15.0% (2,191)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,022)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (4,675)
Master's Degree
21.0% (3,068)
Professional Degree
2.0% (292)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (438)
Education Franklin Park NJ USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 21.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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