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Burlington County, New Jersey; Hudson County, New Jersey; Cumberland County, New Jersey; Somerset County, New Jersey; Middlesex County, New Jersey; Hunterdon County, New Jersey

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Table

Burlington County, New Jersey
Hudson County, New Jersey
Cumberland County, New Jersey
Somerset County, New Jersey
Middlesex County, New Jersey
Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
469,167
705,472
152,326
348,842
863,623
130,183
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
469,167
705,472
152,326
348,842
863,623
130,183
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
466,101
702,381
151,347
347,047
861,094
129,805
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
461,869
724,858
154,160
345,353
863,202
128,950
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
461,869
724,858
154,160
345,353
863,202
128,950
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
1.6%
-2.7%
-1.2%
1.0%
Z
1.0%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
0.9%
-3.1%
-1.8%
0.5%
-0.2%
0.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 461,860 724,854 154,152 345,361 863,162 128,947
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 448,734 634,266 156,898 323,444 809,858 128,349
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.0%
6.3%
6.1%
4.8%
5.3%
4.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.3%
19.8%
24.0%
20.8%
21.2%
18.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.4%
12.8%
16.3%
17.3%
16.3%
21.1%
Female persons, percent
50.5%
50.0%
49.2%
50.6%
50.2%
50.6%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
71.3%
63.1%
71.1%
65.6%
57.8%
89.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
19.0%
15.4%
22.4%
11.0%
12.9%
2.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
1.3%
1.6%
0.4%
0.8%
0.2%
Asian alone, percent(a)
6.0%
17.0%
1.6%
20.7%
26.1%
5.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
3.2%
2.9%
3.2%
2.2%
2.4%
1.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
9.6%
42.4%
33.6%
16.4%
23.2%
8.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
64.3%
28.2%
43.9%
51.5%
38.9%
82.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 25,692 11,099 5,597 10,043 22,600 5,104
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 10.7% 42.7% 10.9% 26.9% 34.1% 10.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 186,192 319,636 57,258 133,445 317,338 51,963
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 75.8% 32.2% 66.0% 75.3% 63.8% 84.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $304,600 $486,900 $192,900 $489,500 $411,900 $478,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $2,326 $3,140 $1,808 $3,063 $2,775 $3,038
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,031 $1,257 $812 $1,323 $1,174 $1,299
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $1,575 $1,722 $1,202 $1,846 $1,739 $1,627
Building permits, 2022 1,998 6,056 120 907 2,474 483
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 174,454 290,054 52,584 127,566 301,967 49,676
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.59 2.43 2.72 2.67 2.76 2.54
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 88.9% 87.7% 90.4% 90.0% 89.4% 90.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 13.8% 57.7% 28.0% 33.7% 46.3% 13.0%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 95.4% 94.8% 91.5% 97.1% 95.3% 96.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 92.9% 90.2% 85.5% 95.1% 92.1% 93.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 94.1% 87.2% 81.2% 94.0% 89.7% 95.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 41.1% 46.6% 17.3% 57.3% 45.1% 55.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 7.5% 5.6% 10.6% 4.7% 6.0% 5.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.3%
11.5%
11.2%
5.3%
7.7%
4.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 64.9% 69.8% 56.7% 69.3% 66.4% 65.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 61.9% 63.3% 56.2% 63.2% 60.0% 61.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 902,336 1,579,936 184,497 941,735 1,790,517 256,520
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 3,281,131 3,091,133 1,121,883 2,963,162 6,618,597 1,005,379
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 942,127 3,515,020 297,878 705,004 4,487,136 101,063
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 8,223,094 7,964,867 2,010,967 6,750,809 14,855,971 2,478,717
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $18,428 $11,837 $13,305 $20,417 $17,964 $19,818
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 29.5 35.7 24.4 31.3 33.0 33.7
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $102,615 $86,854 $62,310 $131,948 $105,206 $133,534
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $51,549 $51,277 $32,551 $67,554 $47,196 $68,112
Persons in poverty, percent
6.6%
14.2%
15.5%
5.1%
8.2%
4.1%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 10,438 13,888 2,772 9,727 21,897 3,704
Total employment, 2021 180,387 227,571 44,581 179,324 395,031 42,410
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 11,400,877 20,607,111 2,134,196 17,314,893 29,193,608 3,060,575
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -7.2% -7.7% -3.7% -5.0% -4.7% -6.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2021 32,654 63,717 7,065 30,115 67,844 12,286
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 8,532 11,353 2,555 8,671 18,457 3,411
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 5,370 6,822 1,540 5,563 11,407 2,154
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,461 2,248 S 1,383 3,619 577
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,247 4,247 S 2,088 6,860 302
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 6,313 5,855 1,750 5,538 9,835 2,736
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 420 S 132 329 S 151
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 7,063 9,936 2,024 7,237 15,981 2,857
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 577.8 15,691.5 318.9 1,144.1 2,791.4 301.4
Population per square mile, 2010 561.9 13,731.4 324.4 1,071.7 2,621.6 300.0
Land area in square miles, 2020 799.29 46.19 483.36 301.87 309.22 427.84
Land area in square miles, 2010 798.58 46.19 483.70 301.81 308.91 427.82
FIPS Code 34005 34017 34011 34035 34023 34019
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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