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Cape May County, New Jersey; Morris County, New Jersey; Ocean County, New Jersey; Hunterdon County, New Jersey

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Table

Cape May County, New Jersey
Morris County, New Jersey
Ocean County, New Jersey
Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
95,661
510,981
648,998
129,924
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2022, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
NA
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
95,661
510,981
648,998
129,924
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
95,263
509,285
637,229
128,947
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
NA
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
0.4%
0.3%
1.8%
0.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 95,263 509,285 637,229 128,947
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 97,265 492,276 576,567 128,349
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.3%
4.8%
7.2%
4.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
17.3%
20.6%
24.8%
18.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
28.2%
17.8%
22.4%
20.1%
Female persons, percent
51.1%
50.4%
51.3%
50.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
91.7%
82.2%
92.3%
89.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
4.8%
4.1%
3.8%
3.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.0%
11.3%
2.0%
4.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
Z
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
2.0%
2.0%
1.5%
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
8.4%
14.3%
9.8%
7.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
84.8%
69.3%
83.7%
83.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2017-2021 6,582 15,526 33,551 5,105
Foreign born persons, percent, 2017-2021 4.8% 19.5% 7.8% 10.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 99,494 198,761 295,584 51,915
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2017-2021 78.2% 73.8% 79.7% 83.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2017-2021 $318,600 $474,500 $298,800 $431,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2017-2021 $1,963 $3,009 $2,122 $2,895
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2017-2021 $829 $1,244 $816 $1,222
Median gross rent, 2017-2021 $1,197 $1,713 $1,538 $1,492
Building permits, 2021 917 2,127 3,758 688
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2017-2021 41,971 187,430 237,729 48,975
Persons per household, 2017-2021 2.22 2.66 2.62 2.54
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2017-2021 87.6% 91.1% 90.4% 90.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2017-2021 8.5% 25.0% 12.3% 12.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2017-2021 94.1% 95.7% 91.3% 95.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2017-2021 88.3% 93.5% 84.9% 92.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 94.0% 94.6% 92.8% 95.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 35.0% 55.8% 32.2% 54.3%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2017-2021 10.2% 4.9% 7.1% 5.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.8%
5.6%
6.2%
5.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 56.0% 67.9% 58.9% 64.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 52.4% 61.7% 55.5% 61.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 757,023 1,574,724 1,114,823 256,520
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 467,660 5,330,026 4,219,515 1,005,379
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 23,129 1,213,602 378,392 101,063
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,935,515 10,433,242 8,720,101 2,478,717
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $20,749 $21,120 $14,642 $19,818
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2017-2021 22.3 30.7 30.6 34.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $76,237 $123,727 $76,644 $123,373
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $45,689 $61,915 $39,035 $61,328
Persons in poverty, percent
9.0%
5.6%
11.4%
4.1%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 3,729 16,419 13,765 3,709
Total employment, 2020 27,000 302,883 153,423 45,314
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 1,161,362 25,275,500 6,241,693 2,970,315
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -2.1% -2.0% 0.7% -2.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 8,698 46,153 47,098 12,288
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,450 14,269 11,680 3,411
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,043 9,013 7,594 2,154
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 773 2,433 1,977 577
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 180 2,092 1,121 302
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,042 10,639 9,664 2,736
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 144 595 525 151
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,960 12,129 10,142 2,857
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 378.7 1,104.8 1,014.2 301.4
Population per square mile, 2010 386.9 1,069.8 917.0 300.0
Land area in square miles, 2020 251.52 460.97 628.29 427.84
Land area in square miles, 2010 251.43 460.18 628.78 427.82
FIPS Code 34009 34027 34029 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., V2022) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2022). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2017-2021 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2021 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

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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