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Cumberland County, New Jersey; Somerset County, New Jersey; Camden County, New Jersey; Union County, New Jersey

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Table

Cumberland County, New Jersey
Somerset County, New Jersey
Camden County, New Jersey
Union County, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
153,627
345,647
523,771
572,114
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2022, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
NA
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
153,627
345,647
523,771
572,114
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
154,152
345,361
523,485
575,345
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)
-0.3%
0.1%
0.1%
-0.6%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 154,152 345,361 523,485 575,345
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 156,898 323,444 513,657 536,499
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.1%
4.8%
5.9%
6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
24.2%
21.3%
22.7%
23.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
15.9%
16.7%
16.3%
14.9%
Female persons, percent
49.0%
50.7%
51.5%
50.7%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
71.1%
66.4%
68.2%
66.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
22.4%
10.8%
22.0%
23.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.7%
0.4%
0.7%
0.9%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.5%
20.1%
6.2%
6.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
3.2%
2.2%
2.8%
2.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
33.0%
15.8%
18.5%
33.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
44.3%
52.8%
54.5%
38.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2017-2021 5,923 9,982 21,984 13,155
Foreign born persons, percent, 2017-2021 10.5% 26.5% 11.4% 30.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 57,210 133,263 213,486 211,074
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2017-2021 66.2% 75.5% 65.2% 58.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2017-2021 $168,900 $444,700 $211,400 $393,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2017-2021 $1,687 $2,890 $1,989 $2,852
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2017-2021 $772 $1,241 $1,007 $1,302
Median gross rent, 2017-2021 $1,131 $1,722 $1,169 $1,407
Building permits, 2021 185 1,261 908 3,207
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2017-2021 51,873 125,363 196,939 198,506
Persons per household, 2017-2021 2.74 2.71 2.61 2.84
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2017-2021 89.5% 89.8% 88.3% 90.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2017-2021 27.6% 32.7% 20.7% 45.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2017-2021 91.2% 96.6% 92.9% 93.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2017-2021 84.9% 94.4% 87.9% 88.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 80.8% 94.3% 89.2% 87.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 17.0% 56.1% 33.6% 37.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2017-2021 10.7% 4.5% 10.0% 5.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
12.8%
6.2%
7.5%
13.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 56.0% 69.2% 66.2% 68.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 56.5% 63.6% 62.3% 63.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 184,497 941,735 913,267 1,158,054
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,121,883 2,963,162 5,497,525 3,951,007
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 297,878 705,004 1,096,507 3,264,500
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 2,010,967 6,750,809 6,810,615 8,666,629
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $13,305 $20,417 $13,447 $15,624
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2017-2021 23.8 31.7 28.4 30.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $58,397 $121,695 $75,485 $87,369
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $30,034 $61,805 $38,907 $45,178
Persons in poverty, percent
14.4%
5.5%
12.0%
9.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 2,746 9,773 11,443 13,934
Total employment, 2020 46,305 188,791 192,454 205,090
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 1,994,238 16,648,069 9,981,880 14,248,849
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -1.5% -2.0% 2.9% 0.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 6,406 29,016 34,032 49,467
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,555 8,671 9,513 11,974
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,540 5,563 5,993 7,754
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S 1,383 1,690 2,127
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S 2,088 1,727 2,880
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,750 5,538 6,734 7,927
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 132 329 454 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,024 7,237 7,938 10,279
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 318.9 1,144.1 2,364.9 5,598.6
Population per square mile, 2010 324.4 1,071.7 2,321.5 5,216.1
Land area in square miles, 2020 483.36 301.87 221.36 102.77
Land area in square miles, 2010 483.70 301.81 221.26 102.86
FIPS Code 34011 34035 34007 34039
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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