Bound Brook Somerset County, New Jersey

Bound Brook: Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey

About

Bound Brook is a city located in the county of Somerset in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 10,402 and a population density of 2,369 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 10,159 inhabitants.

The city was created 341 years ago in 1680.

Bound Brook Quick Facts

Population : 10,159 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Somerset County
Postal code : 08805
Area : 4.39 km2
Altitude : 141 feet / 43 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1681 (341 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 10:57:26 (23rd May 2022)
Density : 2,314 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.39% (2010-2020)
Bound Brook locator map
Location of Bound Brook on New Jersey map.
Bound Brook  NJ - hotel and clock tower image
Bound Brook NJ - hotel and clock tower
Bound Brook  NJ - hotel and clock tower image

Geography

Bound Brook is located at 40°34'6"N 74°32'19"W (40.5684400, -74.5384900). It has 2 neighbors: Middlesex and South Bound Brook.

Bound Brook map

Bound Brook has 2 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Bound Brook decreased by 2.39% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,402 - census
2011 10,459 0.54% estimation process
2012 10,476 0.16% estimation process
2013 10,461 -0.14% estimation process
2014 10,423 -0.36% estimation process
2015 10,370 -0.51% estimation process
2016 10,326 -0.43% estimation process
2017 10,305 -0.2% estimation process
2018 10,255 -0.49% estimation process
2019 10,180 -0.74% estimation process
2020 10,159 -0.21% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 7,539
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 7,063
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 6.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 7,896
April 1, 2010 Population : 7,044
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.4%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 28.7%
People over 65 (%) : 9.4%
Female persons, % : 52.2%
White only, percent : 92.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 0.9%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 0.0%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 92.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 401
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.9%

Bound Brook zip code is 08805. County name: Somerset, County fips: 34035

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $250,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,786
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $523
2015-2019 median gross rent : $970
2015-2019 Households : 2,872
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.59
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 87.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 29.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 6.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 2.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 84.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 78.2%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 7,270
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 36,299
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 254,910
2012 total retail sales per capita : $35,542
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $85,357
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $35,808
Percentage of people living in poverty : 1.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 848
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 400
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 283
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 41
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 729
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 701
2010 population per square mile : 1,611.4
2010 land area in square miles : 4.37

People born in Bound Brook (11)

People born in Bound Brook, including geologist Allison R. Palmer, baseball player Fred Wenz, Major League Baseball executive George Pfister, .

List

  • Isaac Blackford (Second Chief Justice of the Indiana Supreme Court) he was born in 06/11/1786
  • John Lysak (American canoeist) he was born in 16/08/1914
  • Perry Wilson (American actress (1916-2009)) she was born in 13/07/1916
  • Roger Bourke White (engineer and businessperson) he was born in 01/01/1911
  • Thomas De Witt Talmage (American Presbyterian preacher, clergyman and reformer during the mid-to late 19th century.) he was born in 07/01/1832
  • Walter J. Kavanaugh (New Jersey State Senator) he was born in 30/06/1933
  • William Griffith (United States federal judge) he was born in 01/01/1766
  • Jeffrey Chiesa (US politician) he was born in 22/06/1965

Schools in Bound Brook

College & universities near Bound Brook, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
490869 American Institute-Somerset Somerset (NJ) 08873-1100

Stations (25)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bound Brook, NJ

Code Name Address Type
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
MET Metropark station 100 Middlesex-Essex Turnpike RAIL
PJC Princeton Junction station 2 Wallace Road RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL

Post offices near Bound Brook

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bound Brook Post Office Bound Brook (NJ) 08805

Other cities in Somerset County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Somerset County , NJ.

City Name Population Title
Somerset 965,424 Community in Franklin Township, New Jersey
Hillsborough 40,105 Township in Somerset county, New Jersey
Voorhees 29,107 Township in Camden County, New Jersey
Montgomery 23,094 Township in Somerset County, New Jersey
North Plainfield 21,246 Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey
Somerville 12,157 Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey
Manville 10,046 Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey
Bedminster 7,949 Township of New Jersey
Raritan 7,748 Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey
Bernardsville 7,556 Borough in New Jersey, United States
Watchung 6,007 Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey, United States
South Bound Brook 4,518 Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey
Peapack 2,086 Human settlement in Somerset County, New Jersey, United States of America
Far Hills 901 Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey
Rocky Hill 666 Borough in Somerset County, New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Bound Brook distances to largest New Jersey cities