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Cumberland County, New Jersey; Hudson County, New Jersey; Middlesex County, New Jersey; New Jersey

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Table

Cumberland County, New Jersey
Hudson County, New Jersey
Middlesex County, New Jersey
New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
153,627
702,463
860,807
9,267,961
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2022, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
9,261,699
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
153,627
702,463
860,807
9,267,961
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
9,289,031
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
154,152
724,854
863,162
9,289,031
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
-0.3%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
-0.3%
-3.1%
-0.3%
-0.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 154,152 724,854 863,162 9,288,994
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 156,898 634,266 809,858 8,791,894
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.1%
6.5%
5.4%
5.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
24.2%
20.4%
21.6%
21.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
15.9%
12.6%
15.9%
16.9%
Female persons, percent
49.0%
50.0%
50.2%
50.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
71.1%
63.7%
58.6%
71.1%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
22.4%
15.2%
12.5%
15.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.7%
1.3%
0.8%
0.7%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.5%
16.8%
25.7%
10.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
3.2%
2.8%
2.3%
2.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
33.0%
42.5%
22.7%
21.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
44.3%
28.4%
39.9%
53.5%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2017-2021 5,923 11,395 23,506 309,642
Foreign born persons, percent, 2017-2021 10.5% 42.9% 33.4% 22.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 57,210 317,046 317,113 3,780,004
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2017-2021 66.2% 32.3% 63.9% 63.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2017-2021 $168,900 $424,700 $362,900 $355,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2017-2021 $1,687 $2,981 $2,586 $2,560
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2017-2021 $772 $1,186 $1,105 $1,102
Median gross rent, 2017-2021 $1,131 $1,552 $1,612 $1,436
Building permits, 2021 185 5,257 3,269 37,094
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2017-2021 51,873 282,832 299,455 3,397,156
Persons per household, 2017-2021 2.74 2.49 2.78 2.66
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2017-2021 89.5% 87.7% 89.0% 89.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2017-2021 27.6% 58.4% 45.6% 31.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2017-2021 91.2% 94.0% 94.6% 93.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2017-2021 84.9% 89.4% 90.6% 89.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 80.8% 86.8% 89.9% 90.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 17.0% 45.7% 44.8% 41.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2017-2021 10.7% 5.6% 6.0% 6.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
12.8%
12.0%
8.1%
8.4%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 56.0% 69.7% 65.7% 65.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 56.5% 63.2% 59.4% 60.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 184,497 1,579,936 1,790,517 23,785,076
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,121,883 3,091,133 6,618,597 74,723,386
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 297,878 3,515,020 4,487,136 30,902,528
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 2,010,967 7,964,867 14,855,971 149,171,300
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $13,305 $11,837 $17,964 $16,783
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2017-2021 23.8 36.0 33.6 31.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $58,397 $79,795 $96,883 $89,703
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $30,034 $46,197 $43,300 $46,691
Persons in poverty, percent
14.4%
15.9%
8.0%
10.2%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 2,746 13,853 21,651 232,761
Total employment, 2020 46,305 246,619 414,357 3,819,722
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 1,994,238 19,091,700 27,479,017 241,029,083
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -1.5% 1.4% 0.5% 0.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 6,406 62,345 64,680 762,163
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,555 11,353 18,457 188,322
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,540 6,822 11,407 123,258
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S 2,248 3,619 35,466
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S 4,247 6,860 42,061
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,750 5,855 9,835 133,485
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 132 S S 8,138
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,024 9,936 15,981 166,931
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 318.9 15,691.5 2,791.4 1,263.0
Population per square mile, 2010 324.4 13,731.4 2,621.6 1,195.5
Land area in square miles, 2020 483.36 46.19 309.22 7,354.76
Land area in square miles, 2010 483.70 46.19 308.91 7,354.22
FIPS Code 34011 34017 34023 34
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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