Port Colden CDP, New Jersey
Population 112


Median Year Housing Built
Employment & Commute
Poverty Rate
Unemployment Rate

While many may refer to the city of Port Colden as a city, it actually is a census designated place (CDP). It is a rural city located in northern New Jersey near the Delaware River. Port Colden is one of 5 cities in Warren County.

Port Colden, NJ is a Place (Census Designated):
Often referred to as cities, places can be categorized as Census Designated Places (CDP) or legal entities. The places that are legal entities provide governmental functions. CDPs have no governmental authority and exist only for statistical purposes. They are similar to legal entities in that they are a concentrated population identifiable by a name. Neither cross state lines, but may extend across county lines. A CDP may not extend into a legal entity.
Need a wider view? Port Colden, NJ is a part of the Allentown, PA Metro Area.



Median Year Housing was BuiltAll Housing Including Owner/Renter Occupied and Unoccupied


Estimated Abandoned Homes

This estimate includes vacant housing that is not for rent, rented, for sale, sold, for seasonal/recreational/occasional use, or for migrant workers.



Household Income Inequality

Income inequality is measured using the Gini coefficient. Lower values indicate that household income is spread evenly across the income groups. Higher values indicate that one income group is much more common than others.


Poverty Rate

Poverty status uses the standards set by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). If a family's total income is less than a certain threshold, every person in the family is considered to be in poverty. The threshold varies based on family size, composition, and age.


Unemployment RatePopulation Ages 16+ in the Civilian Labor Force

To classify as unemployed, people must not be in the military and must be actively looking for work (also known as the U3 measure of unemployment which is the official unemployment rate). In Port Colden, NJ, 44% of the population ages 16+ are not employed, but are also not looking for work so they are not considered in the unemployment rate. See the Labor Force Participation Rate for more information.


Labor Force Participation RatePopulation Ages 16+

People in the labor force include those in the armed forces as well as civilians who are employed or classified as unemployed. To classify as unemployed, people must be actively looking for work. Common people that are not considered in the labor force are students, homemakers, retired workers, seasonal workers not currently looking for work, and institutionalized people. In Port Colden, NJ, 44% of people are neither employed or looking for work.



Total Population


The climate estimates use Port Colden, NJ weather from 1971 to 2000 at the nearest official weather station which is located at BELVIDERE BRI.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (Inches)

Summer High Temps

This weather station's average summer high temps are lower than 69% of other weather stations.

Winter Low Temps

This weather station's average winter low temps are lower than 55% of other weather stations.

Precipitation Levels

This weather station's average precipitation levels are higher than 70% of other weather stations.

Entity Info

State2013 ACSNJ
Summary Level2013 ACS160 (place)
Logical Record Number2010 Census0190615
Logical Record Number2013 ACS0010660
Region2013 ACS1
Division2013 ACS2
State FIPS2013 ACS34
Place FIPS2013 ACS60210
Metro Micro Politan Statistical Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
New England City & Town Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
Name2010 CensusPort Colden CDP
Name2013 ACSPort Colden CDP, New Jersey
Functional Status Code2010 CensusS
Legal Statistical Area Description Code2013 ACS57
State ANSI2010 Census01779795
Place ANSI2010 Census02584019
Full GEOID2013 ACS16000US3460210
GEOID2013 ACS3460210
Population2010 Census122
Population2013 ACS112
Housing Units2010 Census59
Housing Units2013 ACS101
Land Area2013 ACS0.2 square miles
Water Area2010 Census0
Population Density2013 ACS569.5 people per sq. mile
Minimum Bounding Rectangle Or Bounding Box2013 ACS[40.76338,-74.958364], [40.773499,-74.949005],
Centroid Or Center Coordinates2013 ACS40.768222738346, -74.954025541514
FIPS Place Class Code2010 CensusU1
Place Size Code2010 Census04