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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataNew Jersey

Demographic Statistics

New Jersey

Number

Percent

Total population29,644100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male14,20947.9
Female15,43552.1
Under 5 years2,3698.0
5 to 9 years2,5288.5
10 to 14 years2,3087.8
15 to 19 years1,5885.4
20 to 24 years8002.7
25 to 34 years3,33011.2
35 to 44 years5,45718.4
45 to 54 years4,64715.7
55 to 59 years1,5355.2
60 to 64 years1,0673.6
65 to 74 years1,9716.6
75 to 84 years1,5165.1
85 years and over5281.8
Median age (years)38.6(X)
18 years and over21,23571.6
Male
9,90333.4
Female
11,33238.2
21 years and over20,70469.8
62 years and over4,65615.7
65 years and over4,01513.5
Male
1,5895.4
Female
2,4268.2
RACE
One race29,24998.7
White
26,67590.0
Black or African American
1,1513.9
American Indian and Alaska Native
270.1
Asian
1,2084.1
Asian Indian
2440.8
Chinese
4831.6
Filipino
1090.4
Japanese
500.2
Korean
2310.8
Vietnamese
310.1

Other Asian 1

600.2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
30.0
Native Hawaiian
10.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
00.0
Samoan
10.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

10.0
Some other race
1850.6
Two or more races3951.3

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

White27,01391.1
Black or African American1,2694.3
American Indian and Alaska Native830.3
Asian1,3944.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.1
Some other race2911.0
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population29,644100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)8362.8
Mexican
1040.4
Puerto Rican
1760.6
Cuban
1030.3
Other Hispanic or Latino
4531.5
Not Hispanic or Latino28,80897.2
White alone
26,04787.9
RELATIONSHIP
Total population29,644100.0
In households29,37799.1
Householder
10,62235.8
Spouse
7,22224.4
Child
10,00933.8
Own child under 18 years
8,17227.6
Other relatives
7732.6
Under 18 years
2000.7
Nonrelatives
7512.5
Unmarried partner
2610.9
In group quarters2670.9
Institutionalized population
1770.6
Noninstitutionalized population
900.3
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households10,622100.0
Family households (families)8,18177.0
With own children under 18 years
4,33040.8
Married-couple family
7,22268.0
With own children under 18 years
3,90536.8
Female householder, no husband present
7577.1
With own children under 18 years
3443.2
Nonfamily households2,44123.0
Householder living alone
2,05219.3
Householder 65 years and over
9959.4
Households with individuals under 18 years4,45441.9
Households with individuals 65 years and over2,71625.6
Average household size2.77(X)
Average family size3.20(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units10,819100.0
Occupied housing units10,62298.2
Vacant housing units1971.8
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
440.4
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)0.3(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)2.7(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units10,622100.0
Owner-occupied housing units8,67481.7
Renter-occupied housing units1,94818.3
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.94(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit1.99(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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