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New Jersey; Morris County, New Jersey; Burlington County, New Jersey; Gloucester County, New Jersey

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Table

New Jersey
Morris County, New Jersey
Burlington County, New Jersey
Gloucester County, New Jersey
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 8,882,190 491,845 445,349 291,636
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 8,882,190 491,845 445,349 291,636
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 8,791,978 492,281 448,730 288,756
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 1.0% -0.1% -0.8% 1.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 9,288,994 509,285 461,860 302,294
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 8,791,894 492,276 448,734 288,288
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
5.0%
5.1%
5.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.8%
20.8%
20.7%
21.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.6%
17.6%
17.4%
16.3%
Female persons, percent
51.1%
50.8%
50.8%
51.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
71.9%
83.1%
72.9%
83.0%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
15.1%
3.8%
18.3%
11.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.6%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
10.0%
10.8%
5.4%
3.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Z
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.3%
1.9%
3.0%
2.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
20.9%
13.9%
8.5%
6.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
54.6%
70.5%
66.6%
77.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 321,991 17,739 27,906 15,247
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 22.4% 19.3% 9.7% 5.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3,641,812 196,201 180,471 114,447
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 63.9% 73.9% 75.4% 80.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $335,600 $456,200 $251,200 $219,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $2,465 $2,900 $2,115 $2,103
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,052 $1,188 $913 $886
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $1,334 $1,534 $1,346 $1,225
Building permits, 2020 36,146 1,630 1,749 709
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 3,231,874 181,884 166,391 104,908
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.69 2.66 2.61 2.73
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 89.8% 91.7% 89.2% 90.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 31.3% 24.4% 13.1% 9.0%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 91.4% 94.4% 93.3% 92.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 85.8% 91.4% 88.8% 88.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 89.8% 94.5% 93.7% 92.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 39.7% 54.1% 38.0% 33.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 6.5% 4.7% 7.8% 8.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
9.2%
5.7%
6.0%
5.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 65.5% 67.9% 65.2% 67.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 60.2% 61.6% 61.9% 62.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 19,673,558 1,235,003 771,418 406,593
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 60,375,232 4,235,357 2,710,591 1,298,161
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 108,854,971 5,177,971 5,496,624 12,683,585
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 133,665,728 9,346,928 6,868,632 4,452,888
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $15,079 $18,769 $15,218 $15,377
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 32.2 31.5 30.0 30.7
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $82,545 $115,527 $87,416 $87,283
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $42,745 $58,109 $43,187 $39,337
Persons in poverty, percent
9.2%
5.3%
5.7%
7.5%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2019 233,888 16,700 10,501 6,127
Total employment, 2019 3,805,357 309,210 189,086 97,974
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) 239,861,512 26,417,417 10,598,649 4,358,854
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 1.8% 1.4% 1.6% 1.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 745,483 45,781 30,302 17,422
All firms, 2012 792,088 53,567 32,404 18,125
Men-owned firms, 2012 464,592 31,260 19,316 10,561
Women-owned firms, 2012 252,944 16,132 9,473 5,663
Minority-owned firms, 2012 237,242 9,323 6,296 2,569
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 533,808 42,107 24,687 14,835
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 57,996 3,955 3,105 1,776
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 707,975 47,200 27,554 15,556
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 1,195.5 1,069.8 561.9 895.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 7,354.22 460.18 798.58 322.01
FIPS Code 34 34027 34005 34015
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

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., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

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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