Middlesex, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 13,888 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.2%
 
Males: 6,429  (46.3%)
Females: 7,459  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 08846.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $78,042 (it was $60,723 in 2000)
Middlesex:

$78,042
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,457 (it was $27,834 in 2000)

Middlesex borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $304,461 (it was $165,000 in 2000)
Middlesex:

$304,461
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $327,554; Detached houses: $356,587; Townhouses or other attached units: $239,444; In 2-unit structures: $249,367; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $206,012; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $220,096; Mobile homes: $67,687

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,233.

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  • Races in Middlesex, NJ (2010)

    Middlesex races chart
    • 9,74871.5%White alone
    • 2,24616.5%Hispanic
    • 8045.9%Asian alone
    • 6454.7%Black alone
    • 1551.1%Two or more races
    • 240.2%Other race alone
    • 80.06%American Indian alone
    • 50.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Middlesex: 122.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (19.9%), Irish (14.9%), German (13.1%), Polish (8.4%), United States (6.9%), English (3.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1913

Elevation: 61 feet

Land area: 3.50 square miles.

Population density: 3,970 people per square mile   (average).

Middlesex,NJ real estate house value index trend

Middlesex, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Middlesex:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Middlesex borough:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 56.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

2,368 residents are foreign born (9.5% Latin America, 3.5% Asia, 2.3% Europe).

This borough:

17.0%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $7,462 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $7,320 (2.6%)

Middlesex satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edison, NJ (6.9 miles , pop. 97,687).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Staten Island, NY (19.0 miles , pop. 443,728).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Brooklyn, NY (29.3 miles , pop. 2,465,326).

Nearest cities: South Bound Brook borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Bound Brook borough, NJ (1.4 miles ), Dunellen borough, NJ (1.5 miles ), Martinsville, NJ (1.9 miles ), Franklin Center, NJ (1.9 miles ), Society Hill, NJ (1.9 miles ), Finderne, NJ (2.0 miles ), South Plainfield borough, NJ (2.2 miles ).

Latitude: 40.57 N, Longitude: 74.50 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,913 (-13.8%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 931 (13.6%)

Middlesex household income distribution Middlesex home values distribution

Crime rates in Middlesex by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000100000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.07.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000002010N/A3
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.014.70.07.30.0N/A21.6
Robberies 3462333361343
per 100,000 21.428.542.614.321.521.922.022.043.77.321.829.021.6
Assaults 11111057751013125
per 100,000 78.578.371.035.750.251.236.773.37.321.97.314.536.0
Burglaries 25201715312323232126292731
per 100,000 178.5142.3120.7107.2222.2168.1168.7168.7152.9190.1210.5195.8223.4
Thefts 1011491038011698108781141059911192
per 100,000 721.21,060.3731.0571.5831.6716.1792.3572.1830.2767.5718.5805.1663.0
Auto thefts 111497151312497327
per 100,000 78.599.663.950.0107.595.088.029.365.551.221.814.550.4
Arson 0112010100000
per 100,000 0.07.17.114.30.07.30.07.30.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 73.789.373.748.393.268.468.174.067.363.956.262.081.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Middlesex detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 29 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
New Jersey average:

3.43
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +576 (+4.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Middlesex: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Middlesex, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Middlesex, New Jersey average temperatures Middlesex, New Jersey average precipitation Middlesex, New Jersey humidity Middlesex, New Jersey wind speed Middlesex, New Jersey snowfall Middlesex, New Jersey sunshine Middlesex, New Jersey clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Middlesex-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.5 miles away from the Middlesex borough center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 tornado 15.6 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Middlesex-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 82.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 233.8 miles away from Middlesex center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 273.5 miles away from the city 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 81.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 31.8 miles away from Middlesex 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 313.9 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 Middlesex County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Heavy Rains: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Middlesex topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Middlesex:

  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF NEW JERSEY (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PISCATAWAY, NJ)
  • GREENBROOK MANOR CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GREEN BROOK, NJ)
  • UNIVERSITY BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; PISCATAWAY, NJ)
  • KING JAMES NH OF FRANKLIN (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOMERSET, NJ)
  • WILLOW CREEK REHAB AND CARE CE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOMERSET, NJ)
  • FMC SO PLAINFIELD (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ)
  • MARGARET MCLAUGHLIN MCCARRICK (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SOMERSET, NJ)

Amtrak stations near Middlesex:

  • 7 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.
  • 10 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.
  • 19 miles: NEWARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (NEWARK, ) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Middlesex:

  • Rutgers University-New Brunswick (about 6 miles; New Brunswick, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 39,388)
  • Middlesex County College (about 9 miles; Edison, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,849)
  • Raritan Valley Community College (about 11 miles; Branchburg, NJ; FT enrollment: 5,735)
  • Union County College (about 12 miles; Cranford, NJ; FT enrollment: 9,148)
  • Drew University (about 14 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University-College at Florham (about 15 miles; Madison, NJ; FT enrollment: 2,690)
  • Kean University (about 16 miles; Union, NJ; FT enrollment: 12,648)

Public high school in Middlesex:

Public elementary/middle schools in Middlesex:

See full list of schools located in Middlesex

Library in Middlesex:

  • MIDDLESEX PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $610,123; Location: 1300 MOUNTAIN AVENUE; 62,818 books; 798 audio materials; 2,721 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 97 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Christian Life Church, Assembly of God 272 Lincoln Blvd Middlesex, NJ 08846 Pastor Wes Barnett added by Pastor Wes

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Notable locations in Middlesex: Middlesex Boro Rescue Squad (A), Middlesex Fire Department Beechwood Heights Fire Company 2 (B), Middlesex Fire Department Lincoln Hose Company 1 (C), Middlesex Fire Department Parker Aerial Company 4 (D), Middlesex Fire Department H C Pierce Hose Company 3 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Middlesex include: Freedom In Christ Baptist Church (A), Our Lady of Mount Virgin Roman Catholic Church (B), Beechwood Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lake Creighton (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bound Brook (A), Bonygutt Brook (B), Ambrose Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Middlesex include: Memorial Field (1), Mountainview Park (2), Victor Crowell Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Middle-Brook Regional Health Commission (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1200 Mountain Avenue).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 98.2. This is worse than average.

City:

98.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.336. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.336
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.88. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.88
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.676. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.676
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 14.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.54. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.54
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00543. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00543
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 1.9%
(2.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.4% for Black residents, 1.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.7 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:  5.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
11 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
7 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
23 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
5 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Middlesex, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Middlesex (2011 data):

  • Somerset Savings Bank, SLA: Middlesex at 1305 Bound Brook Road, branch established on 1887/01/01. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $587.0 mil, Deposits: $484.6 mil, headquarters in Bound Brook, NJ, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices
  • Unity Bank: Middlesex Branch at 1230 Bound Brook Road, branch established on 2007/12/17. Info updated 2006/10/31: Bank assets: $810.2 mil, Deposits: $647.4 mil, headquarters in Clinton, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Unity Bancorp, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Middlesex Branch at 444 Union Avenue, branch established on 1970/06/13. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: Middlesex Branch at 1285 Bound Brook Road, branch established on 1970/07/10. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
New Jersey average:

12.7

Middlesex travel time to work - commute Middlesex mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Middlesex borough (based on Middlesex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic322,34074
Other48,71773
Mainline Protestant35,693113
Evangelical Protestant29,296130
Orthodox13,49114
Black Protestant5,87917
None354,442-
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: 221
Middlesex County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 172
Middlesex County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
Middlesex County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 477
Here:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.6%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Middlesex County:

23.8%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.2%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Middlesex:

52.1%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Middlesex:

50.1%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
New Jersey:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Middlesex:

20.0%
State:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.3%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
New Jersey:

6.8

Overweight people:
Middlesex:

34.1%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Middlesex:

58.4%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Middlesex:

79.5%
New Jersey:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Middlesex, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$14,378$57,5121$4,649
Other Government Administration 3$14,181$56,7246$10,758
Judicial and Legal 2$7,663$45,9783$5,296
Police Protection - Officers 25$205,769$98,7690$0
Streets and Highways 7$40,470$69,3770$0
Welfare 1$3,553$42,6364$2,668
Solid Waste Management 9$49,472$65,9635$6,463
Sewerage 1$5,734$68,8080$0
Parks and Recreation 5$26,805$64,3323$1,734
Local Libraries 2$11,318$67,90816$13,826
Other and Unallocable 1$2,818$33,81616$15,252
Totals for Government 59$382,161$77,72854$60,646

Middlesex government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $628,000 ($45.22)
    General - Other: $254,000 ($18.29)
    Sewerage: $165,000 ($11.88)
    Police Protection: $157,000 ($11.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000 ($2.95)
    General Public Buildings: $14,000 ($1.01)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,938,000 ($211.55)
    Police Protection: $2,675,000 ($192.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $969,000 ($69.77)
    Regular Highways: $754,000 ($54.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $738,000 ($53.14)
    Libraries: $427,000 ($30.75)
    Local Fire Protection: $322,000 ($23.19)
    Central Staff Services: $292,000 ($21.03)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $282,000 ($20.31)
    Financial Administration: $238,000 ($17.14)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $194,000 ($13.97)
    Health - Other: $157,000 ($11.30)
    Sewerage: $55,000 ($3.96)
    General Public Buildings: $52,000 ($3.74)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $226,000 ($16.27)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $957,000 ($68.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $123,000 ($8.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $377,000 ($27.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $66,000 ($4.75)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($1.58)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,508,000 ($396.60)

Middlesex government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $297,000 ($21.39)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $70,000 ($5.04)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $14,000 ($1.01)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $408,000 ($29.38)
    General Revenue, NEC: $142,000 ($10.22)
    Interest Earnings: $75,000 ($5.40)
    Sale of Property: $49,000 ($3.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,625,000 ($189.01)
    All Other: $199,000 ($14.33)
    Health and Hospitals: $17,000 ($1.22)
  • Tax - Property: $8,420,000 ($606.28)
    Other License: $177,000 ($12.74)
    Other Selective Sales: $99,000 ($7.13)
    Public Utilities Sales: $39,000 ($2.81)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $11,000 ($0.79)

Middlesex government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,617,000 ($692.47)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,364,000 ($602.25)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,253,000 ($90.22)

Middlesex government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $290,000 ($20.88)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,504,000 ($180.30)

5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,970 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($792 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.09%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Union County, NJ  0.57% ($46,633 average AGI)
from Somerset County, NJ  0.55% ($51,397)
from Monmouth County, NJ  0.39% ($56,722)


6.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($59,321 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.44%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($888 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.10%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Somerset County, NJ  0.65% ($64,341 average AGI)
to Monmouth County, NJ  0.50% ($66,985)
to Union County, NJ  0.46% ($49,757)

Strongest AM radio stations in Middlesex:

  • 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)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSNR (620 AM; 20 kW; JERSEY CITY, NJ)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WJDM (1530 AM; 10 kW; ELIZABETH, NJ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF NEW YORK LICENSE CORP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Middlesex:

  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WMGQ (98.3 FM; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Middlesex:

  • WNJB (Channel 58; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WLBX-LP (Channel 22; CRANFORD, NJ; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W36AS (Channel 36; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: DEEPAK VISWANATH)
  • 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.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • 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)
  • W54CZ (Channel 54; MORRISTOWN, NJ; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Middlesex fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • $1,794,000Total costs
  • 86,515Total average daily traffic
  • 2,838Total average daily truck traffic
  • 113,805Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 160 Baekeland (16355) (Lat: 40.561583 Lon: -74.505667), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 41.2 m, Overall height: 42.4 m, Call Sign: KNKA319
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2006, Expiration Date: 10/01/2016, Certifier: David C JatlowRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Middlesex, NJ)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • NJ-NBW0038A, 160 Baekeland Av (Lat: 40.561583 Lon: -74.505694), Type: Pole, Structure height: 40.5 m, Call Sign: WQMD341
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/02/2010, Expiration Date: 07/02/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • NJ-NBW0014B, 730 South Ave (Lat: 40.582667 Lon: -74.475194), Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQMD384
    Assigned Frequencies: 22075.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/06/2010, Expiration Date: 07/06/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • NJ-NBW0023A, 1200 Mountain Ave (Lat: 40.578056 Lon: -74.498333), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQMD388
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 18065.0 MHz, 18115.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/06/2010, Expiration Date: 07/06/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • MDLSX BORGH, 1200 Mountain Ave (Lat: 40.578861 Lon: -74.498833), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 45.4 m, Call Sign: WQVA979, Licensee ID: L00046963
    Assigned Frequencies: 11075.0 MHz, 11685.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/11/2014, Expiration Date: 12/11/2024, Certifier: Michael GallagherRegistrant: County Of Middlesex, 1001 Fire Academy Drive, Sayreville, NJ 08872, Phone: (732) 727-0008, Fax: (732) 316-7638, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Middlesex)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1691P , Serial Number: 22-2477, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 11/01/1954
    Registrant (Individual): John R Tietjen, 31 Starlit Dr, Middlesex, NJ 08846
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 734JF , Serial Number: 17268884, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 03/29/1977
    Registrant (Co-Owned): John R Tietjen, 31 Starlit Dr, Middlesex, NJ 08846, Other Owners: Bonita M Tietjen
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 928HB , Serial Number: TH-172, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 09/01/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas J Murphy, 720 Lincoln Blvd, Middlesex, NJ 08846

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
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 ORIGINATED68$252,32482$237,537384$225,23712$110,9177$242,286
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$224,0002$191,50031$228,5484$36,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED16$227,6257$239,286133$255,70715$33,2679$216,222
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN9$260,4447$258,14388$244,5459$127,1113$280,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$277,3332$269,00026$248,6921$28,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0001.00 , 0002.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$279,8188$298,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$07$296,429
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$275,0001$260,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$276,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0001.00 , 0002.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Middlesex, NJ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Pathmark1
CVS1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts2T-Mobile1
FedEx3U-Haul2
MasterBrand Cabinets4UPS1
McDonald's1Walgreens1
Papa John's Pizza1Wendy's1

Middlesex compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

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  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest racial income disparity between any two races with at least 200 householders"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
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