Clifton, Passaic County, New Jersey

Clifton: City in Passaic County, New Jersey

About

Clifton is a city located in the county of Passaic in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 84,136 and a population density of 2,843 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 85,025 inhabitants.

The city was created 105 years ago in 1917.

Quick Facts about Clifton

Population : 85,025 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Passaic County
Postal code : 07011–07015
Phone Area Codes : 973
Area : 29.6 km2
Altitude : 121 feet / 37 meters
Establishment : April 04, 1917 (105 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 09:04:47 (18th August 2022)
Density : 2,873 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.05% (2010-2020)
Clifton locator map
Location of Clifton on New Jersey map.
John and Anna Vreeland House image
John and Anna Vreeland House
John and Anna Vreeland House image

Geography

Clifton is located at 40°51'30"N 74°9'50"W (40.8584300, -74.1637600). It has 9 neighbors: Bloomfield, Deal, Elmwood Park, City of Garfield, Montclair, Nutley, Passaic, Paterson and Rutherford.

Clifton map

Clifton has 9 neighbours.

  • Bloomfield township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Deal township of New Jersey
  • Elmwood Park borough in Bergen County, New Jersey
  • City of Garfield city in Bergen County, New Jersey
  • Montclair township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Nutley township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States
  • Passaic city in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States
  • Paterson city in and the county seat of Passaic County, New Jersey
  • Rutherford borough in New Jersey, United States

Demographics

The population of Clifton increased by 1.05% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 84,136 - census
2011 84,690 0.65% estimation process
2012 84,695 0.01% estimation process
2013 84,898 0.24% estimation process
2014 85,141 0.29% estimation process
2015 85,240 0.12% estimation process
2016 85,192 -0.06% estimation process
2017 85,267 0.09% estimation process
2018 85,251 -0.02% estimation process
2019 85,052 -0.23% estimation process
2020 85,025 -0.03% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 13,746
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 14,396
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -4.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 15,492
April 1, 2010 Population : 14,236
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.4%
People over 65 (%) : 13.8%
Female persons, % : 53.9%
White only, percent : 32.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 59.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 2.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 0.8%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 32.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 465
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.5%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.5%

Clifton zip code is 07011. County name: Passaic, County fips: 34031

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $83,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,154
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $488
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,088
2015-2019 Households : 5,328
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.57
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 9.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 15,157
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 269,179
2012 total retail sales per capita : $19,241
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $48,418
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $23,454
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,396
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 582
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 658
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 677
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 663
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 74
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,217
2010 population per square mile : 5,455.1
2010 land area in square miles : 2.61
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $114,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,147
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $480
2015-2019 median gross rent : $864
2015-2019 Households : 48,087
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.41
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 80.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 13.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 236,254
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 649,532
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,235,793
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 2,068,805
2012 total retail sales per capita : $17,641
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $50,592
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,907
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 7,913
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,950
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,734
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 913
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,493
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 918
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,379
2010 population per square mile : 1,506.2
2010 land area in square miles : 77.57

People born in Clifton (40)

People born in Clifton, including actress Vera Farmiga, actress Taissa Farmiga, boxer Rubin Carter, .

List

  • Ronald F. Maxwell (American film director) he was born in 05/01/1949
  • Walt Szot (American football player from the United States (1920-1981)) he was born in 30/03/1920
  • Sofia Black D'Elia (American actress) she was born in 24/12/1991
  • Robert Leeshock (American actor) he was born in 13/12/1961
  • Bob Holly (American football player) he was born in 01/06/1960
  • Chuck Hull (American businessperson) he was born in 12/05/1939
  • Curtis Russell (American businessman)
  • Frankie Randall (American singer (1938-2014)) he was born in 11/01/1938
  • Joe Biscaha (American football player) he was born in 01/06/1937
  • John Feikens (United States federal judge) he was born in 03/12/1917
  • Jonathan Borrajo (American soccer player) he was born in 02/06/1987
  • Marshall Newell (American football player and coach) he was born in 02/04/1871
  • Mike Constantino (American martial artist) he was born in 22/02/1976
  • Mike DeLotto (American football coach) he was born in 17/07/1912
  • Patricia Travers (American actor-musician) she was born in 05/12/1927
  • Ron Plaza (American baseball player) he was born in 24/08/1934
  • Russ Carroccio (American football player (1931-1994)) he was born in 28/04/1931
  • Stan Lembryk (American soccer player) he was born in 08/08/1969

Schools in Clifton

College & universities near Clifton, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
493132 Universal Technical Institute-Bloomfield Bloomfield (NJ) 07003-3002
363077 Capri Institute of Hair Design-Clifton Clifton (NJ) 07011
185590 Montclair State University Montclair (NJ) 07043-1624
184092 American Institute-Clifton CLIFTON (NJ) 07011
183789 Berkeley College-Woodland Park Woodland Park (NJ) 07424

Stations (16)

Amtrak & bus stations near Clifton, NJ

Code Name Address Type
NWK Pennsylvania Station 1 Raymond Plaza West RAIL
EWR Newark Liberty International Airport Newark Liberty International Airport RAIL
NYP Pennsylvania Station 8th Ave 31st Street / 8th Ave 33rd Street RAIL
YNY Yonkers station 5 Buena Vista Ave. RAIL
NRO New Rochelle station 1 Railroad Plaza RAIL

Post offices near Clifton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Allwood Post Office Clifton (NJ) 07012
Clifton Post Office Clifton (NJ) 07011
Brookdal Post Office Bloomfield (NJ) 07003
Delawanna Post Office Clifton (NJ) 07014
Main Avenu Post Office Clifton (NJ) 07011

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Other cities in Passaic County

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

City Name Population Title
Paterson 144,801 City in and the county seat of Passaic County, New Jersey
Passaic 69,340 City in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States
Wayne 53,163 Township in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States
West Milford 26,242 Township of New Jersey
Hawthorne 18,667 Hawthorne is a city in Passaic County, New Jersey
Little Falls 14,412 City in Morrison County, Minnesota
Woodland Park 12,655 Borough in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States
Ringwood 12,157 Borough in Passaic County, New Jersey
Wanaque 11,717 Town in Passaic County, New Jersey
Pompton Lakes 10,931 Town in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States
Totowa 10,797 Town in Passaic County, New Jersey
North Haledon 8,362 Borough of New Jersey, United States
Haledon 8,261 Town in Passaic County, New Jersey
Bloomingdale 8,035 Town in Passaic County, New Jersey
Haskell 4,942 Township in Passaic County, New Jersey, New Jersey

Distance to Other Cities

Clifton distances to largest New Jersey cities