Census Tract 517, North Plainfield, New Jersey

Census Tract 517 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in North Plainfield, New Jersey.

This 0.3 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 4,800and is one of 3 Opportunity Zones in Somerset County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in New Jersey.

Census Tract 517 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$69K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $69,000, which is 20% lowerthan the median household income for the state of New Jersey of $86,000.

Poverty Rate

18%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 18%, which is 9% higherthan the rate for the state of New Jersey of 9.2%.

Median Home Value

$246K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $250,000, which is 29% lowerthan the median home value for the state of New Jersey of $350,000.

Education

75%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 75%, which is 15% lowerthan the rate for the state of New Jersey of 90%.

Median Age

36

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 36, which is 10% lowerthan the median age for the state of New Jersey of 40.

New Jersey OZ Funds

There are 6QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify New Jerseyas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in New Jersey; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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