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Dumont is a medium-sized borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 17,863 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Dumont is the 111th largest community in New Jersey.
Housing costs in Dumont are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New Jersey.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Dumont is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dumont is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dumont who work in office and administrative support (14.06%), management occupations (10.47%) and sales jobs (10.25%).
Also of interest is that Dumont has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Dumont is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Dumont really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Dumont perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Dumont, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.15 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Even though Dumont is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The citizens of Dumont are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.84% of adults in Dumont have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Dumont in 2010 was $37,553, which is middle income relative to New Jersey, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $150,212 for a family of four.
Dumont is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Dumont home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dumont residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Dumont also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.85% of the borough’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Dumont include Italian, Irish, German, Polish and English.
In addition, Dumont has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (28.11%).
The languages spoken by people in Dumont are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Dumont is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Tagalog and Other Indo-European.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||6,349|
|DUMONT HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||69.78%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||30.22%|
|TYPE OF DUMONT HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||70.47%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||1.54%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||13.02%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||14.97%|
|SIZE OF DUMONT HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.44%|
|AGE OF DUMONT HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||3.83%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||9.38%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||61.96%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||24.82%|
|DUMONT REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$399,625|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,558|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $53,000||3.38%|
|$53,001 - $107,000||0.54%|
|$107,001 - $213,000||2.98%|
|$213,001 - $320,000||11.93%|
|$320,001 - $427,000||48.01%|
|$427,001 - $533,000||21.29%|
|$533,001 - $800,000||11.36%|
|$800,001 - $1,067,000||0.52%|
|PEOPLE OF DUMONT||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.50%|
|5 TO 17||17.49%|
|18 TO 24||7.94%|
|25 TO 34||12.39%|
|35 TO 54||29.12%|
|55 TO 64||12.91%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||14.67%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||90.72%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$91,811|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$37,553|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.59%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (20.00%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (7.20%)
Public Service (4.02%)
Information Technology (4.01%)
Real estate (2.63%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||3.48%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.17%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||4.30%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.82%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||14.85%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Italian (21.83%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (66.83%)
Other Indo-European (2.37%)
Other Asian languages (1.34%)
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