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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataNew Jersey

Demographic Statistics

New Jersey

Number

Percent

Total population40,377100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male19,80349.0
Female20,57451.0
Under 5 years2,7126.7
5 to 9 years2,7426.8
10 to 14 years2,6396.5
15 to 19 years2,2315.5
20 to 24 years2,1415.3
25 to 34 years6,56816.3
35 to 44 years7,25418.0
45 to 54 years5,57413.8
55 to 59 years2,0015.0
60 to 64 years1,5113.7
65 to 74 years2,6206.5
75 to 84 years1,8964.7
85 years and over4881.2
Median age (years)36.5(X)
18 years and over30,86376.4
Male
14,78636.6
Female
16,07739.8
21 years and over29,65473.4
62 years and over5,86814.5
65 years and over5,00412.4
Male
1,9794.9
Female
3,0257.5
RACE
One race39,53797.9
White
30,87576.5
Black or African American
3,4818.6
American Indian and Alaska Native
530.1
Asian
4,26510.6
Asian Indian
2,5306.3
Chinese
5591.4
Filipino
6721.7
Japanese
210.1
Korean
980.2
Vietnamese
270.1

Other Asian 1

3580.9
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
80.0
Native Hawaiian
00.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
40.0
Samoan
20.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

20.0
Some other race
8552.1
Two or more races8402.1

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

White31,51378.0
Black or African American3,6579.1
American Indian and Alaska Native1560.4
Asian4,57111.3
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander400.1
Some other race1,3313.3
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population40,377100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)2,9427.3
Mexican
1050.3
Puerto Rican
1,3653.4
Cuban
1940.5
Other Hispanic or Latino
1,2783.2
Not Hispanic or Latino37,43592.7
White alone
29,06872.0
RELATIONSHIP
Total population40,377100.0
In households40,13199.4
Householder
14,95537.0
Spouse
8,59721.3
Child
12,76931.6
Own child under 18 years
8,83721.9
Other relatives
2,3765.9
Under 18 years
6001.5
Nonrelatives
1,4343.6
Unmarried partner
6901.7
In group quarters2460.6
Institutionalized population
1940.5
Noninstitutionalized population
520.1
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households14,955100.0
Family households (families)10,92373.0
With own children under 18 years
5,13734.3
Married-couple family
8,59757.5
With own children under 18 years
4,14027.7
Female householder, no husband present
1,66011.1
With own children under 18 years
7545.0
Nonfamily households4,03227.0
Householder living alone
3,34222.3
Householder 65 years and over
1,2988.7
Households with individuals under 18 years5,50536.8
Households with individuals 65 years and over3,63924.3
Average household size2.68(X)
Average family size3.17(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units15,235100.0
Occupied housing units14,95598.2
Vacant housing units2801.8
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
160.1
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)0.6(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)1.6(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units14,955100.0
Owner-occupied housing units10,12567.7
Renter-occupied housing units4,83032.3
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.84(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.35(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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