Port Colden, New Jersey

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Port Colden, New Jersey
Port Colden Manor in 2019
Port Colden Manor in 2019
Port Colden, New Jersey is located in Warren County, New Jersey
Port Colden, New Jersey
Port Colden, New Jersey
Location of Port Murray in Warren County (Inset: Location of Warren County in New Jersey).
Port Colden, New Jersey is located in New Jersey
Port Colden, New Jersey
Port Colden, New Jersey
Port Colden, New Jersey (New Jersey)
Port Colden, New Jersey is located in the United States
Port Colden, New Jersey
Port Colden, New Jersey
Port Colden, New Jersey (the United States)
Coordinates: 40°46′06″N 74°57′15″W / 40.768259°N 74.954121°W / 40.768259; -74.954121Coordinates: 40°46′06″N 74°57′15″W / 40.768259°N 74.954121°W / 40.768259; -74.954121
Country United States
State New Jersey
CountyWarren
TownshipWashington
Area
 • Total0.197 sq mi (0.509 km2)
 • Land0.197 sq mi (0.509 km2)
 • Water0.000 sq mi (0.000 km2)  0.00%
Elevation531 ft (162 m)
Population
 • Total122
 • Density620.4/sq mi (239.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)908
FIPS code3460210[1][4][5]
GNIS feature ID02584019[1][6]

Port Colden is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Washington Township, in Warren County, New Jersey, United States,[7] that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census.[8][9][10] As of the 2010 Census, the CDP's population was 122.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 0.197 square miles (0.509 km2), all of which was land.[1][11]

Demographics[edit]

Census 2010[edit]

As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 122 people, 55 households, and 33.990 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 620.4 per square mile (239.5/km2). There were 59 housing units at an average density of 300.0 per square mile (115.8/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 95.08% (116) White, 0.00% (0) Black or African American, 1.64% (2) Native American, 0.82% (1) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 0.00% (0) from other races, and 2.46% (3) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.82% (1) of the population.[3]

There were 55 households out of which 20.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.3% were married couples living together, 10.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 38.2% were non-families. 29.1% of all households were made up of individuals, and 10.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.22 and the average family size was 2.76.[3]

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 16.4% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 30.3% from 25 to 44, 32.8% from 45 to 64, and 12.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43.5 years. For every 100 females there were 76.8 males. For every 100 females ages 18 and older there were 82.1 males.[3]

Historic district[edit]

The Port Colden Historic District was added to the National Register of Historic Places on January 21, 1999.[12]

Wineries[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Gazetteer of New Jersey Places, United States Census Bureau. Accessed July 21, 2016.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Port Colden Census Designated Place, Geographic Names Information System. Accessed September 27, 2012.
  3. ^ a b c d e DP-1 - Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data for Port Colden CDP, New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 27, 2012.
  4. ^ American FactFinder, United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  5. ^ A Cure for the Common Codes: New Jersey, Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed June 4, 2013.
  6. ^ US Board on Geographic Names, United States Geological Survey. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  7. ^ Locality Search, State of New Jersey. Accessed April 19, 2015.
  8. ^ GCT-PH1 - Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place from the 2010 Census Summary File 1 for Warren County, New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed June 4, 2013.
  9. ^ 2006-2010 American Community Survey Geography for New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed June 4, 2013.
  10. ^ New Jersey: 2010 - Population and Housing Unit Counts - 2010 Census of Population and Housing (CPH-2-32), United States Census Bureau, p. III-5, August 2012. Accessed June 4, 2013. "Warren County—Name Changes: Beattystown CDP name corrected from Beatyestown; New CDPs: Allamuchy (formed from part of deleted Allamuchy-Panther Valley CDP), Anderson, Asbury, Blairstown, Brainards, Bridgeville, Broadway, Brookfield, Buttzville, Columbia, Delaware, Delaware Park, Finesville, Great Meadows (formed from part of deleted Great Meadows-Vienna CDP and additional area), Greenwich, Hainesburg, Harmony, Hope, Hutchinson, Johnsonburg, Lopatcong Overlook, Marksboro, Mountain Lake, Mount Hermon, New Village, Panther Valley (formed from part of deleted Allamuchy-Panther Valley CDP), Port Colden, Port Murray, Silver Lake, Stewartsville, Upper Pohatcong, Upper Stewartsville, and Vienna (formed from part of deleted Great Meadows-Vienna and additional area)"
  11. ^ US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990, United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  12. ^ Bertland, Dennis N. (April 1998). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Port Colden Historic District". National Park Service. With accompanying 28 photos