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Cape May County, New Jersey; Passaic County, New Jersey; Burlington County, New Jersey; Hunterdon County, New Jersey

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Table

Cape May County, New Jersey
Passaic County, New Jersey
Burlington County, New Jersey
Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
95,661
518,117
464,269
129,924
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
95,661
518,117
464,269
129,924
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
95,263
524,118
461,860
128,947
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
0.4%
-1.1%
0.5%
0.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 95,263 524,118 461,860 128,947
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 97,265 501,226 448,734 128,349
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.3%
6.3%
5.0%
4.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
17.3%
23.7%
20.6%
18.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
28.2%
15.3%
17.7%
20.1%
Female persons, percent
51.1%
50.8%
50.5%
50.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
91.7%
74.5%
71.9%
89.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
4.8%
14.9%
18.7%
3.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
1.7%
0.4%
0.2%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.0%
5.9%
5.8%
4.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.2%
0.1%
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
2.0%
2.7%
3.2%
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
8.4%
43.7%
9.2%
7.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
84.8%
39.5%
65.1%
83.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 6,732 12,474 26,615 5,058
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 4.4% 32.1% 10.2% 10.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 99,494 185,497 186,144 51,915
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 78.0% 52.3% 75.1% 83.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $306,200 $352,000 $259,600 $418,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,846 $2,633 $2,137 $2,787
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $802 $1,227 $922 $1,153
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $1,176 $1,310 $1,388 $1,443
Building permits, 2021 917 1,144 2,119 688
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 40,670 168,681 168,195 47,647
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.22 2.93 2.58 2.54
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 88.2% 91.2% 88.5% 91.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 8.2% 49.8% 13.6% 12.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 93.4% 91.3% 94.3% 94.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 87.0% 86.3% 90.8% 91.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 93.4% 84.5% 93.7% 95.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 33.6% 29.5% 38.5% 54.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 10.1% 5.3% 7.8% 5.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.8%
14.4%
5.5%
5.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 56.4% 65.8% 65.0% 65.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 52.4% 60.1% 61.9% 62.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 757,023 816,949 902,336 256,520
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 467,660 3,127,286 3,281,131 1,005,379
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 23,129 615,780 942,127 101,063
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,935,515 8,086,803 8,223,094 2,478,717
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $20,749 $16,032 $18,428 $19,818
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 22.3 28.0 30.0 35.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $72,385 $73,562 $90,329 $117,858
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $42,987 $33,863 $44,735 $58,795
Persons in poverty, percent
9.6%
16.9%
6.0%
4.1%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 3,729 11,902 10,502 3,709
Total employment, 2020 27,000 144,368 194,483 45,314
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 1,161,362 7,183,258 11,072,272 2,970,315
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -2.1% -0.7% 2.9% -2.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 8,698 46,302 30,769 12,288
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,450 10,865 8,532 3,411
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,043 7,345 5,370 2,154
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 773 1,770 1,461 577
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 180 2,393 1,247 302
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,042 7,559 6,313 2,736
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 144 499 420 151
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,960 9,533 7,063 2,857
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 378.7 2,817.6 577.8 301.4
Population per square mile, 2010 386.9 2,715.3 561.9 300.0
Land area in square miles, 2020 251.52 186.01 799.29 427.84
Land area in square miles, 2010 251.43 184.59 798.58 427.82
FIPS Code 34009 34031 34005 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., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 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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