Moonachie, Bergen County, New Jersey

Moonachie: Borough in Bergen County, New Jersey

About

Moonachie is a city located in the county of Bergen in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,708 and a population density of 600 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,689 inhabitants.

The city was created 112 years ago in 1910.

Quick Facts about Moonachie

Population : 2,689 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Bergen County
Postal code : 07074, 07074
Area : 4.51 km2
Altitude : 10 feet / 3 meters
Establishment : May 05, 1910 (112 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 22:13:18 (2nd February 2023)
Density : 596 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.71% (2010-2020)
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Location of Moonachie on New Jersey map.
Bergen County New Jersey Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Moonachie Highlighted locator map image
Bergen County New Jersey Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Moonachie Highlighted
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Geography

Moonachie is located at 40°50'28"N 74°2'43"W (40.8412100, -74.0451400). It has 4 neighbors: Carlstadt, Hasbrouck Heights, Little Ferry and Wood-Ridge.

Moonachie map

Moonachie has 4 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Moonachie decreased by 0.71% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1900 212 - census
1910 638 66.77% census
2010 2,708 76.44% census
2011 2,706 -0.07% estimation process
2012 2,709 0.11% estimation process
2013 2,703 -0.22% estimation process
2014 2,707 0.15% estimation process
2015 2,721 0.51% estimation process
2016 2,717 -0.15% estimation process
2017 2,722 0.18% estimation process
2018 2,714 -0.29% estimation process
2019 2,702 -0.44% estimation process
2020 2,689 -0.48% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 9,283
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 9,418
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.4%
April 1, 2020 Population : 9,663
April 1, 2010 Population : 9,397
People under 5 years old, percentage : 3.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.7%
People over 65 (%) : 12.6%
Female persons, % : 60.6%
White only, percent : 36.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 55.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 0.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 7.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 0.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 36.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 491
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 0.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.0%

Moonachie zip code is 07074. County name: Bergen, County fips: 34003

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $82,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $982
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $441
2015-2019 median gross rent : $910
2015-2019 Households : 3,834
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.37
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 1.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 13.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 67.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 15,244
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 25,626
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 95,426
2012 total retail sales per capita : $10,204
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $45,769
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,399
Percentage of people living in poverty : 16.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 558
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 263
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 274
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 165
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 372
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 513
2010 population per square mile : 5,145.3
2010 land area in square miles : 1.83

Schools in Moonachie

College & universities near Moonachie, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
187000 Teterboro School of Aeronautics Teterboro (NJ) 07608-1083

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Moonachie, NJ

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

Post offices near Moonachie

Post Office Name City ZIP
Little Ferry Post Office Little Ferry (NJ) 07643

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Distance to Other Cities

Moonachie distances to largest New Jersey cities