BOROUGH-AT-A-GLANCE

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HOPEWELL BOROUGH AT A GLANCE

DEMOGRAPHICS
Density (pop./sq.mile), 2010 1,922
Racial Composition, 2010
White 1,827
Black 29
Asian & Other 66
Hispanic 71
Median Age, 2010 42.8

Total Households, 2010 778
Persons per household, 2010 2.47
Household Income, 2010 $105,417
(Median)
Per Capita Income
2010 $50,910

Source: US Census Bureau; 2010 American Community Survey  & NJ Department of Labor, 2040 Forecast: DVRPC, July 2012

HOUSING
Total Housing Units

2000 (Census) 836
2010 (Census) 817

Occupied, 2010 578
Owner 578
Renter 200
Vacant, 2010 39
Single-Family, 2000 639
Multi-Family, 2000 197
Res. Bldg. Permits Issued 2011 0
Source: US Census, NJ Department of Labor

TAXES
Net Taxable Value $347,221,855
General Tax Rate Per $100 $2.293
Source: County Board of Taxation, 2012

EMPLOYMENT
Labor Force, 2010 1,535
Private Sector Employment
1990 – 451
Source: NJ Department of Labor

PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Grades K-8, Hopewell Valley Regional Schools
Grades 9-12, Hopewell Valley Central High School
Total Enrollment, 2012-2013 3,723
(Hopewell Borough, Hopewell Township, and Pennington Borough combined)

FORM OF GOVERNMENT
Borough Council

SEWER & WATER
Water: Hopewell Borough Water Dept.
Sewer: Stony Brook Regional Sewerage Authority

RECREATION
Borough Park

OFFICIAL NEWSPAPERS
Hopewell Valley News
300 Withespoon Street
Princeton, NJ  08542
Phone: 609-924-3247
email: www.hopewellvalleynews.com

Trenton Times
500 Perry Street
P.O. Box 847
Trenton, NJ 08605
Phone: 609-989-5454

HOPEWELL POST OFFICE
9 S. Greenwood Avenue
Hopewell, NJ 08525
609-466-0462

TOTAL POPULATION
2000 (Census) 2,035
2010 (Census) 1,922
2040 (Forecast) 1,911