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Bergen County, New Jersey; Camden County, New Jersey; Burlington County, New Jersey; Mercer County, New Jersey

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Table

Bergen County, New Jersey
Camden County, New Jersey
Burlington County, New Jersey
Mercer County, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
953,540
524,649
466,101
380,779
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
957,736
527,196
469,167
381,671
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
953,540
524,649
466,101
380,779
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
955,743
523,498
461,869
387,328
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
955,743
523,498
461,869
387,328
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
0.2%
0.7%
1.6%
-1.5%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
-0.2%
0.2%
0.9%
-1.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 955,732 523,485 461,860 387,340
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 905,116 513,657 448,734 366,513
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.0%
5.9%
5.0%
5.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.6%
22.5%
20.3%
21.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.3%
16.6%
18.4%
16.5%
Female persons, percent
50.9%
51.5%
50.5%
50.6%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
71.4%
67.7%
71.3%
61.3%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
7.8%
22.3%
19.0%
21.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.6%
0.7%
0.4%
0.7%
Asian alone, percent(a)
17.6%
6.3%
6.0%
13.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.3%
Two or More Races, percent
2.4%
2.9%
3.2%
2.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
22.7%
19.0%
9.6%
20.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
52.7%
53.7%
64.3%
45.2%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 25,380 21,684 25,692 11,286
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 31.4% 11.8% 10.7% 24.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 369,376 213,843 186,192 150,710
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 65.1% 65.4% 75.8% 62.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $561,500 $241,300 $304,600 $327,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $3,386 $2,125 $2,326 $2,519
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,447 $1,076 $1,031 $1,085
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $1,782 $1,264 $1,575 $1,454
Building permits, 2022 3,953 1,134 1,998 643
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 350,843 198,757 174,454 139,549
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.69 2.60 2.59 2.62
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 91.0% 89.0% 88.9% 86.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 41.0% 20.9% 13.8% 32.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 95.7% 93.7% 95.4% 94.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 93.1% 89.7% 92.9% 88.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 93.0% 89.3% 94.1% 89.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 51.7% 34.3% 41.1% 44.2%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 4.6% 10.4% 7.5% 7.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
7.3%
7.5%
5.3%
7.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 66.9% 66.3% 64.9% 63.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 60.9% 62.1% 61.9% 58.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 2,559,826 913,267 902,336 912,819
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 10,992,664 5,497,525 3,281,131 3,364,811
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 3,334,817 1,096,507 942,127 511,670
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 19,846,375 6,810,615 8,223,094 7,573,863
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $21,284 $13,447 $18,428 $20,554
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 31.8 28.0 29.5 27.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $118,714 $82,005 $102,615 $92,697
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $60,222 $42,398 $51,549 $50,053
Persons in poverty, percent
7.0%
12.4%
6.6%
10.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 31,524 11,459 10,438 9,706
Total employment, 2021 401,499 179,579 180,387 187,231
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 29,037,952 10,706,741 11,400,877 15,180,911
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -9.4% -6.7% -7.2% -7.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2021 104,775 37,155 32,654 28,559
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 26,919 9,513 8,532 8,207
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 17,495 5,993 5,370 4,988
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 4,815 1,690 1,461 1,404
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 6,091 1,727 1,247 1,843
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 18,410 6,734 6,313 5,099
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,007 454 420 317
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 23,401 7,938 7,063 6,654
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 4,105.6 2,364.9 577.8 1,725.8
Population per square mile, 2010 3,884.5 2,321.5 561.9 1,632.2
Land area in square miles, 2020 232.79 221.36 799.29 224.44
Land area in square miles, 2010 233.01 221.26 798.58 224.56
FIPS Code 34003 34007 34005 34021
Value Notes

Methodology differences may exist between data sources, and so estimates from different sources are not comparable.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2023) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2023). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2018-2022 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2022 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

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QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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