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Bergen County, New Jersey; New Jersey; Passaic County, New Jersey; Cumberland County, New Jersey; Hunterdon County, New Jersey

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Bergen County, New Jersey
New Jersey
Passaic County, New Jersey
Cumberland County, New Jersey
Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 932,202 8,882,190 501,826 149,527 124,371
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 932,202 8,882,190 501,826 149,527 124,371
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 905,107 8,791,978 501,600 156,627 127,361
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3.0% 1.0% 0.0% -4.5% -2.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 955,732 9,288,994 524,118 154,152 128,947
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 905,116 8,791,894 501,226 156,898 128,349
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.3%
5.8%
6.7%
6.1%
4.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.1%
21.8%
23.7%
23.7%
19.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
17.7%
16.6%
15.0%
15.6%
19.4%
Female persons, percent
51.4%
51.1%
51.2%
49.1%
50.7%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
72.9%
71.9%
74.9%
71.7%
91.0%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
7.4%
15.1%
14.9%
21.9%
2.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.6%
1.5%
1.6%
0.2%
Asian alone, percent(a)
17.0%
10.0%
5.7%
1.4%
4.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
2.2%
2.3%
2.8%
3.1%
1.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
21.0%
20.9%
42.9%
31.8%
7.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
55.1%
54.6%
40.3%
45.4%
84.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 27,237 321,991 12,569 6,495 5,439
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 30.8% 22.4% 30.6% 10.0% 9.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 360,816 3,641,812 177,260 56,451 50,563
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 64.8% 63.9% 52.7% 65.2% 82.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $469,500 $335,600 $342,600 $162,500 $415,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $3,061 $2,465 $2,631 $1,614 $2,735
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,280 $1,052 $1,219 $740 $1,129
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $1,506 $1,334 $1,293 $1,069 $1,446
Building permits, 2020 3,380 36,146 1,314 179 319
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 339,856 3,231,874 165,429 50,729 47,175
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.71 2.69 2.99 2.74 2.56
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 91.2% 89.8% 92.1% 87.1% 91.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 40.0% 31.3% 48.8% 27.8% 11.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 92.9% 91.4% 87.7% 85.6% 94.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 89.7% 85.8% 81.3% 78.0% 90.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 92.5% 89.8% 83.7% 79.4% 95.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 49.3% 39.7% 28.2% 15.6% 52.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 4.2% 6.5% 5.3% 10.2% 5.0%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.4%
9.2%
14.2%
12.1%
5.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 66.1% 65.5% 64.3% 55.5% 66.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 59.5% 60.2% 58.2% 55.5% 63.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,016,749 19,673,558 647,958 173,701 206,253
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 9,302,959 60,375,232 2,516,793 872,101 794,379
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 12,577,581 108,854,971 5,214,506 2,811,963 1,400,241
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 20,349,156 133,665,728 7,294,039 2,049,003 2,349,986
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $22,145 $15,079 $14,504 $12,986 $18,497
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 33.1 32.2 28.3 23.6 35.0
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $101,144 $82,545 $69,688 $54,149 $115,379
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $51,214 $42,745 $32,064 $25,694 $57,098
Persons in poverty, percent
5.7%
9.2%
13.3%
13.8%
4.0%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2019 31,826 233,888 12,069 2,835 3,726
Total employment, 2019 446,836 3,805,357 145,363 47,003 46,480
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) 28,807,283 239,861,512 7,402,564 1,930,231 2,917,042
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 0.1% 1.8% -0.5% 3.2% 1.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 101,881 745,483 45,144 6,139 12,208
All firms, 2012 110,267 792,088 45,724 8,322 13,804
Men-owned firms, 2012 63,895 464,592 27,089 5,083 8,340
Women-owned firms, 2012 34,576 252,944 14,529 2,245 3,857
Minority-owned firms, 2012 31,395 237,242 16,478 2,388 1,418
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 75,344 533,808 27,674 5,504 12,013
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 7,713 57,996 3,163 807 1,248
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 98,227 707,975 40,516 7,018 11,980
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 3,884.5 1,195.5 2,715.3 324.4 300.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 233.01 7,354.22 184.59 483.70 427.82
FIPS Code 34003 34 34031 34011 34019
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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