NJ

National Population : 333,590,059
New Jersey State Population : 9,202,495

About Franklin Park, NJ

Franklin Park, NJ is located in Somerset County in the state of New Jersey.

The total City Population for Franklin Park is about 9,427 with about 2,166 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 14,612.

The Average Home Value is $286,800.00, which is roughly 22% lower than the Average Home Value of $365,627.00 for the state of New Jersey, and roughly 34% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $112,045.00, which is roughly 17% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $93,038.00 for the state of New Jersey, and roughly 49% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Franklin Park is about 3.8%.

New Jersey is ranked #6 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 80.81 out of 100.

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Voting

Somerset County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 35.24% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 59.82%
Republican: 38.74%
Libertarian: 0.88%
Green: 0.33%
Other: 0.23%


Nearby Locations

Kendall Park, NJ (1.63 mi.)
N Brunswick, NJ (2.88 mi.)
Monmouth Jct, NJ (3.34 mi.)
Somerset, NJ (4.09 mi.)
Belle Mead, NJ (4.81 mi.)
Dayton, NJ (4.87 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 08823
Latitude : 40.438364
Longitude : -74.567080
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 148 ft.
Area Code(s) : 732, 848

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.45
Male Population Estimate : 44.02%
Female Population Estimate : 51.62%
Median Age : 36.1
Male Median Age : 35.5
Female Median Age : 36.7

White Population Estimate : 37.98%
Black Population Estimate : 21.82%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.62%
Asian Population Estimate : 35.44%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.73%
Other Population Estimate : 3.02%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Franklin Park specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Somerset County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Somerset County: About 64 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Somerset County is about 60% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 78% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.