Rosenhayn, New Jersey

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Rosenhayn, New Jersey
Census-designated place
Location within Cumberland County and the state of New Jersey
Location within Cumberland County and the state of New Jersey
Coordinates: 39°28′43″N 75°08′16″W / 39.47868°N 75.13791°W / 39.47868; -75.13791Coordinates: 39°28′43″N 75°08′16″W / 39.47868°N 75.13791°W / 39.47868; -75.13791
Country United States
State New Jersey
Township Deerfield
Area[1]
 • Total 2.654 sq mi (6.874 km2)
 • Land 2.654 sq mi (6.874 km2)
 • Water 0.000 sq mi (0.000 km2)  0.00%
Elevation[2] 108 ft (33 m)
Population (2010 Census)[3]
 • Total 1,098
 • Density 413.7/sq mi (159.7/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 08352
Area code(s) 856
FIPS code 3464740[4]
GNIS feature ID 02389778[5]

Rosenhayn is a census-designated place and unincorporated community located within Deerfield Township, in Cumberland County, New Jersey, United States. It is part of the Vineland-Milleville- Bridgeton Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area for statistical purposes. As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP population was 1,098.[3]

Rosenhayn was founded as a Jewish agricultural colony and the 1898 Rosenhayn synagogue is one of fewer than a hundred surviving nineteenth century synagogue buildings in the United States.

Geography[edit]

Rosenhayn is located at 39°28′43″N 75°08′16″W / 39.47868°N 75.13791°W / 39.47868; -75.13791 (39.47868,-75.13791). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 2.654 square miles (6.874 km2), all land.[6][1]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 1,053
2000 1,099 4.4%
2010 1,098 −0.1%
Population sources: 2000[7] 2010[3]

Census 2010[edit]

At the 2010 United States Census, there were 1,098 people, 382 households, and 273.9 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 413.7 per square mile (159.7 /km2). There were 404 housing units at an average density of 152.2 per square mile (58.8 /km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 64.21% (705) White, 18.03% (198) Black or African American, 1.28% (14) Native American, 1.46% (16) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 9.29% (102) from other races, and 5.74% (63) from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 17.58% (193) of the population.[3]

There were 382 households, of which 34.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.0% were married couples living together, 16.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.3% were non-families. 23.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.86 and the average family size was 3.36.[3]

In the CDP, 26.5% of the population were under the age of 18, 9.6% from 18 to 24, 24.8% from 25 to 44, 27.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37.1 years. For every 100 females there were 98.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.6 males.[3]

Census 2000[edit]

As of the 2000 United States Census[4] there were 1,099 people, 373 households, and 286 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 160.1/km2 (414.4/mi2). There were 393 housing units at an average density of 57.3/km2 (148.2/mi2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 70.43% White, 19.29% African American, 0.64% Native American, 0.18% Asian, 6.28% from other races, and 3.18% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 9.92% of the population.[7]

There were 373 households out of which 35.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.5% were married couples living together, 17.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.1% were non-families. 17.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.93 and the average family size was 3.29.[7]

In the CDP the population was spread out with 29.9% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 27.8% from 25 to 44, 21.6% from 45 to 64, and 13.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 94.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.5 males.[7]

The median income for a household in the CDP was $38,702, and the median income for a family was $38,155. Males had a median income of $33,092 versus $22,216 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $14,801. About 12.2% of families and 15.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.1% of those under age 18 and 25.2% of those age 65 or over.[7]

Notable people[edit]

Notable current and former residents of Rosenhayn include:

  • Al McCoy (1894-1966), boxing world middleweight champion from 1914 to 1917.[8]

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