Living in Spotswood, NJ

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

Spotswood SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
4

Spotswood, NJ Crime Report

62
Total Crimes
741.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-71.14%
Below National Average

Spotswood, NJ Cost Of Living

118
Spotswood's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Spotswood, New Jersey Info Snack

Spotswood is a borough in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the borough's population was 8,257, reflecting an increase of 377 (+4.8%) from the 7,880 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn declined by 103 (1.3%) from the 7,983 counted in the 1990 Census.
Population
8,293
Unemployment
5.3%
Poverty
6.7%
Median Home
$292,400
Median Income
$76,055
Median Rent
$927

Rankings for Spotswood in New Jersey

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Map Of Spotswood, NJ

Population over time in Spotswood

Year Population % Change
2017 8,293 -1.8%
2016 8,443 0.3%
2015 8,418 0.1%
2014 8,413 0.6%
2013 8,359 0.6%
2012 8,309 0.3%
2011 8,283 0.8%
2010 8,218 0.3%
2009 8,196 -
Crime/100k Spotswood NJ USA
Violent Crime 12.0 208.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.2 5.0
Robbery 0.0 71.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 12.0 117.4 246.8
Property Crime 729.3 1404.9 2199.5
Burglary 83.7 215.9 376.0
Larceny 633.7 1065.1 1594.6
Car Theft 12.0 123.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Spotswood

White
81.7% (6,776)
African American
3.3% (271)
American Indian
0.1% (9)
Asian
4.2% (349)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.4% (115)
Hispanic
9.3% (773)
Race Spotswood NJ USA
White 81.7% 55.8% 61.1%
African American 3.3% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 4.2% 9.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.3% 19.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Spotswood, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
4.6% (38,248)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (52,653)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.5% (70,536)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.6% (54,889)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.2% (68,301)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.7% (121,948)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (97,608)
$100,000 to $149,999
23.4% (194,223)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.3% (85,190)
$200,000 or more
5.5% (45,699)
Income Spotswood NJ USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 3.3% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.5% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.6% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.2% 9.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.7% 14.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 23.4% 17.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.3% 9.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 5.5% 13.0% 7.0%

Gender in Spotswood

Female
51.9% (4,304)
Male
48.1% (3,989)
Gender Spotswood NJ USA
Female 51.9% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Spotswood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (248)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (331)
High School / GED
35.0% (2,902)
Some College
24.0% (1,990)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (663)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,492)
Master's Degree
6.0% (497)
Professional Degree
1.0% (82)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (82)
Education Spotswood NJ USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 24.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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