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Hudson County, New Jersey; Union County, New Jersey; Bergen County, New Jersey; Gloucester County, New Jersey

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Table

Hudson County, New Jersey
Union County, New Jersey
Bergen County, New Jersey
Gloucester County, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
702,381
570,417
953,540
306,767
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
705,472
572,726
957,736
308,423
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
702,381
570,417
953,540
306,767
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
724,858
575,363
955,743
302,273
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
724,858
575,363
955,743
302,273
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
-2.7%
-0.5%
0.2%
2.0%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
-3.1%
-0.9%
-0.2%
1.5%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 724,854 575,345 955,732 302,294
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 634,266 536,499 905,116 288,288
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.3%
6.0%
5.0%
4.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.8%
23.2%
20.6%
21.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
12.8%
15.3%
18.3%
17.0%
Female persons, percent
50.0%
50.5%
50.9%
50.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
63.1%
66.3%
71.4%
81.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
15.4%
24.0%
7.8%
12.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.3%
1.0%
0.6%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
17.0%
6.2%
17.6%
3.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.9%
2.3%
2.4%
2.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
42.4%
34.0%
22.7%
7.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
28.2%
37.6%
52.7%
75.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 11,099 12,830 25,380 14,998
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 42.7% 31.6% 31.4% 5.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 319,636 211,919 369,376 117,799
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 32.2% 57.7% 65.1% 79.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $486,900 $458,000 $561,500 $265,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $3,140 $3,053 $3,386 $2,262
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $1,257 $1,390 $1,447 $1,013
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $1,722 $1,570 $1,782 $1,435
Building permits, 2022 6,056 3,147 3,953 827
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 290,054 199,996 350,843 109,996
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.43 2.83 2.69 2.70
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 87.7% 90.1% 91.0% 89.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 57.7% 45.6% 41.0% 9.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 94.8% 93.9% 95.7% 95.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 90.2% 90.8% 93.1% 91.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 87.2% 86.8% 93.0% 93.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 46.6% 38.3% 51.7% 35.2%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 5.6% 5.7% 4.6% 8.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.5%
11.7%
7.3%
5.4%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 69.8% 68.8% 66.9% 66.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 63.3% 63.5% 60.9% 62.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,579,936 1,158,054 2,559,826 562,212
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 3,091,133 3,951,007 10,992,664 1,682,365
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 3,515,020 3,264,500 3,334,817 629,439
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 7,964,867 8,666,629 19,846,375 4,813,242
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $11,837 $15,624 $21,284 $16,535
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 35.7 30.6 31.8 29.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $86,854 $95,000 $118,714 $99,668
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $51,277 $49,666 $60,222 $45,933
Persons in poverty, percent
14.2%
9.6%
7.0%
7.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 13,888 13,996 31,524 6,223
Total employment, 2021 227,571 187,879 401,499 98,293
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 20,607,111 14,061,185 29,037,952 4,968,486
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -7.7% -8.4% -9.4% -5.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2021 63,717 50,862 104,775 19,035
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 11,353 11,974 26,919 4,929
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 6,822 7,754 17,495 3,001
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,248 2,127 4,815 919
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 4,247 2,880 6,091 546
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 5,855 7,927 18,410 3,824
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S S 1,007 273
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 9,936 10,279 23,401 4,064
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 15,691.5 5,598.6 4,105.6 938.8
Population per square mile, 2010 13,731.4 5,216.1 3,884.5 895.3
Land area in square miles, 2020 46.19 102.77 232.79 322.00
Land area in square miles, 2010 46.19 102.86 233.01 322.01
FIPS Code 34017 34039 34003 34015
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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