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Demographic Statistics

New jersey

Number

Percent

Total population35,461100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male16,56946.7
Female18,89253.3
Under 5 years1,8705.3
5 to 9 years1,8345.2
10 to 14 years1,6264.6
15 to 19 years1,3783.9
20 to 24 years1,2833.6
25 to 34 years5,43915.3
35 to 44 years6,10917.2
45 to 54 years4,91413.9
55 to 59 years2,0555.8
60 to 64 years1,8025.1
65 to 74 years3,61010.2
75 to 84 years2,6407.4
85 years and over9012.5
Median age (years)41.6(X)
18 years and over29,26182.5
Male
13,45437.9
Female
15,80744.6
21 years and over28,49980.4
62 years and over8,18023.1
65 years and over7,15120.2
Male
2,9348.3
Female
4,21711.9
RACE
One race34,65997.7
White
22,25362.8
Black or African American
6151.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
250.1
Asian
11,14631.4
Asian Indian
5091.4
Chinese
1,9885.6
Filipino
3090.9
Japanese
2,0915.9
Korean
5,97816.9
Vietnamese
290.1

Other Asian 1

2420.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
200.1
Native Hawaiian
20.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
60.0
Samoan
20.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

100.0
Some other race
6001.7
Two or more races8022.3

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White22,91864.6
Black or African American7562.1
American Indian and Alaska Native850.2
Asian11,45732.3
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander380.1
Some other race1,0382.9
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population35,461100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)2,7917.9
Mexican
780.2
Puerto Rican
5621.6
Cuban
4251.2
Other Hispanic or Latino
1,7264.9
Not Hispanic or Latino32,67092.1
White alone
20,35057.4
RELATIONSHIP
Total population35,461100.0
In households35,42799.9
Householder
16,54446.7
Spouse
7,72921.8
Child
8,21223.2
Own child under 18 years
5,89416.6
Other relatives
1,7695.0
Under 18 years
2550.7
Nonrelatives
1,1733.3
Unmarried partner
4831.4
In group quarters340.1
Institutionalized population
00.0
Noninstitutionalized population
340.1
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households16,544100.0
Family households (families)9,40256.8
With own children under 18 years
3,73722.6
Married-couple family
7,72946.7
With own children under 18 years
3,14319.0
Female householder, no husband present
1,2327.4
With own children under 18 years
4862.9
Nonfamily households7,14243.2
Householder living alone
6,44839.0
Householder 65 years and over
2,51115.2
Households with individuals under 18 years3,90923.6
Households with individuals 65 years and over5,45233.0
Average household size2.14(X)
Average family size2.88(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units17,446100.0
Occupied housing units16,54494.8
Vacant housing units9025.2
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
2611.5
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)1.3(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)3.9(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units16,544100.0
Owner-occupied housing units9,30156.2
Renter-occupied housing units7,24343.8
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.13(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.15(X)
(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.

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