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East Orange city, New Jersey

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East Orange city, New Jersey
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 64,457
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 64,457
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 64,169
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 0.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 64,270
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
12.7%
Female persons, percent
54.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
3.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
87.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.0%
Two or More Races, percent
1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
9.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
2.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 1,953
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 25.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 26.3%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $205,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $2,161
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,078
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $1,046
Building permits, 2018 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 24,195
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.65
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 84.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 17.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 84.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 67.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 86.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 18.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 9.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
16.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 66.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 66.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 35,237
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 688,542
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 350,190
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 310,051
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $4,824
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 34.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $41,819
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $23,040
Persons in poverty, percent
19.1%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 X
Total employment, 2016 X
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 X
All firms, 2012 4,579
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,921
Women-owned firms, 2012 2,364
Minority-owned firms, 2012 4,000
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 486
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 421
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 4,034
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 16,378.7
Land area in square miles, 2010 3.92
FIPS Code 3419390
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., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). 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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