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Population (year 2000): 21,103. Estimated population in July 2005: 21,608 (+2.4% change)
Males: 10,409 (49.3%), Females: 10,694 (50.7%)

Median resident age: 33.7 years
Median household income: $55,322 (year 2000)
Median house value: $150,100 (year 2000)

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Races in North Plainfield:

  • White Non-Hispanic (47.5%)
  • Hispanic (32.8%)
  • Other race (13.7%)
  • Black (13.4%)
  • Two or more races (4.5%)
  • Asian Indian (1.5%)
  • Chinese (1.2%)
  • Other Asian (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Vietnamese (0.6%)
  • Filipino (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Italian (13.9%), Irish (10.2%), German (10.1%), English (4.9%), Polish (4.6%), United States (3.4%).Plainfield, New Jersey

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 2.8 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in North Plainfield

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Plainfield borough

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 53.8%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

33.1% Foreign born (23.5% Latin America, 4.7% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +2,381 (+12.7%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NJ Edison, (7.0 miles pop. 97,687).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NJ Newark, (18.9 miles pop. 273,546).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (36.0 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: NJ Watchung, (1.3 miles NJ (1.4 miles Plainfield, NJ Dunellen, (3.1 miles Plainfield, NJ (3.3 miles South NJ (3.7 miles Fanwood, Heights, NJ (3.8 miles Berkeley Plains, NJ Scotch (4.4 miles NJ (5.6 miles Middlesex,

Latitude: 40.62 N, Longitude: 74.44 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 908


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (19.0%), Educational,health and social services (16.4%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (12.8%), Retail trade (11.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -7,040 (-33.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,087 (10.1%)


 

Crime in North Plainfield by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 2 3 3 3 11 5
    per 100,000 9.5 14.2 14.2 14.2 52.1 23.7
Robberies 23 41 27 28 32 34
    per 100,000 109.0 194.3 127.9 132.7 151.6 161.1
Assaults 21 9 6 13 22 23
    per 100,000 99.5 42.6 28.4 61.6 104.3 109.0
Burglaries 156 150 134 151 131 85
    per 100,000 739.2 710.8 635.0 715.5 620.8 402.8
Thefts 468 411 457 415 342 351
    per 100,000 2217.7 1947.6 2165.6 1966.5 1620.6 1663.3
Auto thefts 54 58 67 54 73 48
    per 100,000 255.9 274.8 317.5 255.9 345.9 227.5
217.3 222.1 206.2 207.0 223.1 192.5

Average climate in North Plainfield, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

North

North Plainfield-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the North Plainfield city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 10/18/1990, a category 3 tornado 25.0 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near North Plainfield:
  • RUNNELLS SPECIALIZED HOSP-UNION CO (about 4 miles; BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ)
  • UNIVERSITY BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE (about 5 miles; PISCATAWAY, NJ)
  • CHILDRENS SPECIALIZED HOSP (about 7 miles; MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to North Plainfield:
  • NEWARK LIBERTY INTL (about 20 miles; NEWARK, NJ; ID: EWR)
  • PORT AUTH-DWNTN-MANHATTAN/WALL ST (about 31 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRB)
  • TETERBORO (about 31 miles; TETERBORO, NJ; ID: TEB)
Other public-use airports nearest to North Plainfield:
  • MORRISTOWN MUNI (about 12 miles; MORRISTOWN, NJ; ID: MMU)
  • CENTRAL JERSEY REGIONAL (about 13 miles; MANVILLE, NJ; ID: 47N)
  • LINDEN (about 15 miles; LINDEN, NJ; ID: LDJ)

Amtrak stations near North Plainfield:
  • 9 miles: METROPARK (ISELIN, 100 MIDDLESEX-ESSEX TPK.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: NEW BRUNSWICK (FRENCH & ALBANY STS.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (NEWARK, ). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.
Local government website:
College/University in North Plainfield:
  • REIGNBOW HAIR FASHION INSTITUTE (Full-time enrollment: 29; Location: 121 WATCHUNG AVE; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Plainfield:
  • RUTGERS UNIVERSITY-NEW BRUNSWICK (about 10 miles; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 30,649)
  • UNION COUNTY COLLEGE (about 10 miles; CRANFORD, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,856)
  • DREW UNIVERSITY (about 10 miles; MADISON, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE (about 13 miles; NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,897)
  • KEAN UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; UNION, NJ; FT enrollment: 8,627)
  • MIDDLESEX COUNTY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; EDISON, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,739)
  • RARITAN VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 15 miles; SOMERVILLE, NJ; FT enrollment: 3,283)

Notable location: North Plainfield Public Library (A).

Churches in North Plainfield include: Church of the Holy Cross (A), Saint Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church (B), Community Baptist Church (C), Hydewood Park Baptist Church (D), Covenant United Methodist Church (E), Watchung Avenue Presbyterian Church (F), Plainfield Spanish Seventh Day Adventist Church (G), Saint Joseph's Church (H).

Cemetery: Brook Avenue Cemetery (1).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Crab Brook (A).


North Plainfield compared to New Jersey state average:
  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Population density above state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in North Plainfield:
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WJDM (1530 AM; 10 kW; ELIZABETH, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP)
  • WMTR (1250 AM; 7 kW; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
Strongest FM radio stations in North Plainfield:
  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WMGQ (98.3 FM; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDHA-FM (105.5 FM; DOVER, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFME (94.7 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around North Plainfield:
  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMBC-TV (Channel 63; NEWTON, NJ; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

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