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Camden city, New Jersey

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Camden city, New Jersey
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 73,562
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 73,562
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 76,866
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -4.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 77,344
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,651
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 15.2%
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 39.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $82,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,091
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $469
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $899
Building permits, 2019 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 24,727
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.91
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 86.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 46.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 76.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 60.3%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 67.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 9.1%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 14.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 56.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 54.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 46,683
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,356,656
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 488,374
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 711,370
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 305,525
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $3,955
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 24.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $27,070
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $14,747
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2017 X
Total employment, 2017 X
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 X
All firms, 2012 3,052
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,319
Women-owned firms, 2012 1,543
Minority-owned firms, 2012 2,464
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 424
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 162
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,694
Population per square mile, 2010 8,669.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 8.92
FIPS Code 3410000
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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