Elmer, New Jersey

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Population in 2019: 1,308 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.5%
 
Males: 635  (48.6%)
Females: 673  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

38.3 years
New Jersey median age:

40.2 years

Zip codes: 08318.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $79,698 (it was $46,172 in 2000)
Elmer:

$79,698
NJ:

$85,751

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $34,252 (it was $21,356 in 2000)

Elmer borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $191,367 (it was $105,000 in 2000)
Elmer:

$191,367
NJ:

$348,800

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $195,928; detached houses: $200,093; townhouses or other attached units: $121,646

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,222.

March 2019 cost of living index in Elmer: 99.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 5.4%
(3.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.0% for other race residents, 25.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Elmer, NJ (2019)
    • 1,28789.6%White alone
    • 463.2%Hispanic
    • 402.8%Two or more races
    • 241.7%Asian alone
    • 161.1%Black alone

Races in Elmer detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Elmer, New Jersey as of January 27, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Elmer is 471 to 1.


Crime rates in Elmer by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(76.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(142.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(148.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
4
(289.9)
4
(293.3)
4
(300.3)
5
(372.9)
3
(222.9)
0
(0.0)
5
(357.7)
3
(217.2)
5
(371.5)
1
(75.0)
8
(607.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
23
(1,667)
27
(1,979)
24
(1,802)
13
(969.4)
4
(297.2)
4
(285.7)
9
(643.8)
10
(724.1)
9
(668.6)
5
(374.8)
2
(151.9)
4
(307.5)
5
(384.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(72.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(72.4)
1
(74.3)
2
(149.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index92.899.793.164.927.540.050.850.088.432.248.612.3169.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Elmer, NJ

Crime rate in Elmer detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
New Jersey average:

4.23
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Ancestries: German (24.6%), American (15.9%), Irish (13.9%), Italian (12.2%), English (10.2%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1893

Elevation: 118 feet

Land area: 0.87 square miles.

Population density: 1,512 people per square mile   (low).

Elmer, New Jersey map

33 residents are foreign born (0.6% North America, 0.3% Asia).

This borough:

2.3%
New Jersey:

22.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $5,733 (3.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $5,597 (2.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (11.4 miles , pop. 56,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (28.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Olivet, NJ (1.9 miles ),
Clayton borough, NJ (2.5 miles ),
Seabrook Farms, NJ (2.6 miles ),
Rosenhayn, NJ (2.9 miles ),
Glassboro borough, NJ (2.9 miles ),
Newfield borough, NJ (2.9 miles ),
Richwood, NJ (3.0 miles ),
Woodstown borough, NJ (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 39.59 N, Longitude: 75.17 W

Area code: 856

Distribution of median household income in Elmer, NJ in 2019
Distribution of house value in Elmer, NJ in 2019
Elmer satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

10.4%
New Jersey:

9.9%
Most common industries in Elmer, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Educational services (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.7%)
  • Utilities (5.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.8%)
  • Petroleum & coal products (3.6%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.9%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Elmer, NJ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
  • Registered nurses (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.2%)
  • Registered nurses (6.6%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.0%)

Average climate in Elmer, New Jersey

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Elmer, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 95.8. This is worse than average.

City:

95.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.217. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.217
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 7.29. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.29
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.403. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.403
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 16.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.87. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.87
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00357. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00357
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Elmer-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Jersey state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Elmer borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 7/27/1994, a category F3 tornado 33.7 miles away from the borough center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elmer-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New Jersey state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 189.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 68.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/2017 at 21:47:31, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.6 miles away from Elmer center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.4 miles away from Elmer center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 304.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 304.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Salem County (22) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Winds: 2, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 3 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elmer topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Elmer:

  • INSPIRA MEDICAL CENTER ELMER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 501 WEST FRONT STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Elmer:

  • MATER DEI NH (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NEWFIELD, NJ)
  • MATER DEI NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; NEWFIELD, NJ)
  • EAGLEVIEW HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PITTSGROVE, NJ)
  • PITMAN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PITMAN, NJ)
  • NEW JERSEY VETERANS MEMORIAL VINELAND (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; VINELAND, NJ)
  • BAYADA NURSES, INC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SOUTH VINELAND, NJ)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SEWELL, NJ)

Airports and heliports located in Elmer:

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Operable nuclear power plants near Elmer:

  • 16 miles: Salem 2 in Salem, NJ.
  • 16 miles: Hope Creek in Salem, NJ.
  • 16 miles: Salem 1 in Salem, NJ.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elmer:

  • Rowan University (about 9 miles; Glassboro, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 10,632)
  • Cumberland County College (about 13 miles; Vineland, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Gloucester County College (about 14 miles; Sewell, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,490)
  • Camden County College (about 16 miles; Blackwood, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,901)
  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 22 miles; Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington (about 23 miles; Wilmington, DE; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • Wilmington University (about 23 miles; New Castle, DE; FT enrollment: 10,072)

Public high school in Elmer:

Public elementary/middle school in Elmer:

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Library in Elmer:

  • ELMER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,007; Location: 120 S. MAIN STREET; 10,761 books; 425 audio materials; 150 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 1 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is a hospital right in Elmer, called Elmer Hospital. It has an excellent reputation, and it is now part of South Jersey Healthcare. added by Carolyn

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Elmer: Elmer Volunteer Fire Department (A), Elmer Ambulance Corps (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Four Seasons Landscaping (213A State Street # 45).

Court: Upper Pittsgrove Township - Court Clerk (431 Route 77).

Birthplace of: Mulford B. Foster - Artist, Todd Barranger - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 10/19/68).

Salem County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Elmer and their reported violations in the past:

ELMER BORO W DEPT (Population served: 1,385, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-12-2013), St Formal NOV issued (APR-12-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-13-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-15-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-22-2013)
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This borough:

2.6 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:

72.9%
Whole state:

69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:

6.2%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Elmer (2011 data):

  • Century Savings Bank: 121 North Main St Branch at 121 North Main St, branch established on 1962/05/01. Info updated 2009/02/23: Bank assets: $348.4 mil, Deposits: $285.5 mil, headquarters in Vineland, NJ, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Century Bancorp Mhc
  • Fulton Bank of New Jersey: Elmer Branch at Main Street And Harding Highway, branch established on 1987/06/30. Info updated 2012/02/08: Bank assets: $3,408.9 mil, Deposits: $2,816.1 mil, headquarters in Mount Laurel, NJ, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 74 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation
  • The Pennsville National Bank: Elmer Branch at 435 Chestnut Street, branch established on 1986/08/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $196.6 mil, Deposits: $176.2 mil, headquarters in Pennsville, NJ, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Penn Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Elmer: The First National Bank Of Elmer at 10 South Main Street, branch established on 1903/05/01. Info updated 2010/06/02: Bank assets: $214.2 mil, Deposits: $191.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Elmer Bancorp, Inc.
  • Harvest Community Bank: Elmer Office Branch at 389 Harding Highway, branch established on 2005/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $191.3 mil, Deposits: $175.7 mil, headquarters in Pennsville, NJ, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Elmer:

Marital status in Elmer, NJ
  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 47.6%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Elmer:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
New Jersey average:

12.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Elmer
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Elmer, NJ (based on Salem County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,99342
Catholic6,9596
Evangelical Protestant4,10935
Black Protestant1,46710
Other3273
None45,228-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Salem County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
This county:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Salem County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Salem County:

4.25 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.0%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.7%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Salem County:

18.8%
New Jersey:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Elmer:

49.0%
New Jersey:

50.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Elmer:

47.0%
New Jersey:

48.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
New Jersey:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.7%
New Jersey:

20.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Elmer:

9.2%
State:

11.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Elmer:

6.8
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.6%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

56.1%
New Jersey:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Elmer:

77.8%
New Jersey:

80.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Elmer, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 1$5,686$68,2326$6,638
Financial Administration 0$0 3$5,392
Other Government Administration 0$0 13$3,934
Water Supply 0$0 3$1,396
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$499
Fire - Other 0$0 1$1,535
Totals for Government 1$5,686$68,23227$19,395

Elmer government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $221,000 ($168.96)
    General - Other: $79,000 ($60.40)
    Water Utilities: $19,000 ($14.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($1.53)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $180,000 ($137.61)
    Water Utilities: $178,000 ($136.09)
    General - Other: $173,000 ($132.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $116,000 ($88.69)
    Financial Administration: $70,000 ($53.52)
    Central Staff Services: $59,000 ($45.11)
    Local Fire Protection: $45,000 ($34.40)
    Health - Other: $42,000 ($32.11)
    General Public Buildings: $18,000 ($13.76)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000 ($11.47)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($4.59)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($3.06)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000 ($2.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $36,000 ($27.52)
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($9.17)
    Other - General - Other: $10,000 ($7.65)
    Other - Regular Highways: $10,000 ($7.65)
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($4.59)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $308,000 ($235.47)

Elmer government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $2,000 ($1.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $45,000 ($34.40)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $63,000 ($48.17)
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000 ($15.29)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($3.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $292,000 ($223.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $127,000 ($97.09)
    Highways: $56,000 ($42.81)
    Other: $19,000 ($14.53)
  • Tax - Property: $724,000 ($553.52)
    Other License: $4,000 ($3.06)

Elmer government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $173,000 ($132.26)
    End of Fiscal Year: $73,000 ($55.81)

Elmer government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,520,000 ($1162.08)

4.69% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,763 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
New Jersey average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Gloucester County, NJ  1.19% ($54,267 average AGI)
from Cumberland County, NJ  0.92% ($39,599)
from Camden County, NJ  0.36% ($44,609)


5.38% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,844 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
New Jersey average:

6.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Gloucester County, NJ  1.13% ($52,170 average AGI)
to Cumberland County, NJ  0.70% ($35,808)
to New Castle County, DE  0.51% ($84,115)
Businesses in Elmer, NJ
NameCountNameCount
MasterBrand Cabinets1U-Haul1
True Value2UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Elmer:

  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJC (1360 AM; 5 kW; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: FORSYTHE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSNJ (1240 AM; 1 kW; BRIDGETON, NJ; Owner: COHANZICK BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elmer:

  • WGLS-FM (89.7 FM; GLASSBORO, NJ; Owner: ROWAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WSNJ-FM (107.7 FM; BRIDGETON, NJ; Owner: COHANZICK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVLT (92.1 FM; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: CLEAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJS-FM (88.1 FM; BERLIN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNJB-FM (89.3 FM; BRIDGETON, NJ; Owner: NJ PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKDN (106.9 FM; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elmer:

  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WWSI (Channel 62; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTERS OF PHILADELPHIA, L.L.C.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)

Elmer fatal accident list:

Jun 22, 1987 01:23 AM, Us40, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 20, 1980 06:35 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 8, 1979 07:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 9, 1978 05:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 3, 1977 05:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 3.5mTotal length
  • $763,000Total costs
  • 19,355Total average daily traffic
  • 805Total average daily truck traffic
  • 23,256Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Front & Penn Sts (Lat: 39.594000 Lon: -75.177972), Call Sign: KGL521, Licensee ID: L00093697,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.8600 MHz, Grant Date: 11/21/1996, Expiration Date: 10/23/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2002, Registrant: Elmer Fire Dept Inc, Front And Penn Sts, Elmer, NJ 08318, Phone: (609) 358-4041

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ELMER, 389 Harding Way (Lat: 39.597722 Lon: -75.155278), Type: Mast, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WPJF792,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 12/28/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2015, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • PITTSGROVE, 0.2 Mi W Of Centerton Rd & 0.2 Mi S Of Upper Neck Willow Grove Rd (Lat: 39.545583 Lon: -75.157444), Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WPOU360,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6623.75 MHz, Grant Date: 08/21/2019, Expiration Date: 06/29/2029, Registrant: County Of Salem, 135 Cemetery Road, Woodstown, NJ 08098-9455, Phone: (856) 769-3500, Fax: (856) 769-4229, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Emmanuel Airport (Lat: 39.595944 Lon: -75.235750), Type: Building, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: KEA3, Licensee ID: L00019748,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.725 MHz, Grant Date: 08/02/1999, Expiration Date: 08/02/2004, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2004, Registrant: Jackie M Bowers, 266 Rt 77 Emmanuel Airport, Elmer, NJ 08318

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Elmer)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1858X, N1858X, N-1858X, Serial Number: 18255958, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 09/28/1973
    Registrant (Corporation): Salem Aero Club Inc, 153 Route 77, Elmer, NJ 08318
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1860V, N1860V, N-1860V, Serial Number: 14039, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 02/18/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 08/06/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph L Newkirk, 153 Route 77, Elmer, NJ 08318
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1B6D (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2156Q, N2156Q, N-2156Q, Serial Number: 177RG0556, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/21/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 08/17/1974
    Registrant (Individual): Jackie M Bowers, 266 Rt 77 Emmanuel, Elmer, NJ 08318
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2697J, N2697J, N-2697J, Serial Number: 15065697, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 11/25/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 02/14/1972
    Registrant (Corporation): Salem Aero Club Inc, 153 Highway 77, Elmer, NJ 08318
  • Aircraft: DANBROOK R CORBIN JR ACE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 823DP, N823DP, N-823DP, Serial Number: RAD-01, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 04/14/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 06/23/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Donald B Pensa, 61 Rosenfeldt Ave, Elmer, NJ 08318
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/30/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$197,1675$119,80034$173,11810$31,2008$178,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$170,0000$01$180,0001$25,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$165,0000$018$174,2784$52,5002$105,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$06$144,8331$57,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$224,6670$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0210.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$111,0002$174,5001$122,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$183,0000$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$183,0000$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0210.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Elmer, NJ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Elmer, NJ - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 16. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 33 took place in 2012, and the least - 3 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Elmer, NJ When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (77.8%), and Outside Fires (14.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Elmer, NJ
    • 20077.8%Structure Fires
    • 3614.0%Outside Fires
    • 197.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Elmer, NJ
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Elmer, NJ
  • 56.9%Utility gas
  • 34.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.9%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Elmer, NJ
  • 71.8%Utility gas
  • 19.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.1%Electricity
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Elmer compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 6 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 14 patent applications in 2008-2023.