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Gloucester County, New Jersey; Hudson County, New Jersey; Essex County, New Jersey; Bergen County, New Jersey

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Table

Gloucester County, New Jersey
Hudson County, New Jersey
Essex County, New Jersey
Bergen County, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
306,601
703,366
849,477
952,997
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
306,601
703,366
849,477
952,997
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
302,285
724,857
862,782
955,746
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
1.4%
-3.0%
-1.5%
-0.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 302,294 724,854 863,728 955,732
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 288,288 634,266 783,969 905,116
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.9%
6.3%
6.1%
5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.0%
19.8%
23.3%
20.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
17.0%
12.8%
14.4%
18.3%
Female persons, percent
50.8%
50.0%
51.3%
50.9%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
81.6%
63.1%
48.5%
71.4%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
12.1%
15.4%
41.4%
7.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
1.3%
0.9%
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
3.3%
17.0%
6.6%
17.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.5%
2.9%
2.5%
2.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
7.9%
42.4%
24.6%
22.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
75.6%
28.2%
29.5%
52.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2017-2021 15,467 11,395 19,033 26,810
Foreign born persons, percent, 2017-2021 5.5% 42.9% 28.7% 30.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 117,799 319,636 336,552 369,376
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2017-2021 80.4% 32.3% 44.5% 64.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2017-2021 $232,800 $424,700 $414,000 $489,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2017-2021 $2,148 $2,981 $2,969 $3,176
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2017-2021 $946 $1,186 $1,378 $1,358
Median gross rent, 2017-2021 $1,301 $1,552 $1,279 $1,637
Building permits, 2022 827 6,056 3,470 3,953
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2017-2021 109,290 282,832 307,613 348,674
Persons per household, 2017-2021 2.71 2.49 2.70 2.70
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2017-2021 89.9% 87.7% 89.6% 91.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2017-2021 9.2% 58.4% 37.4% 40.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2017-2021 94.8% 94.0% 92.5% 94.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2017-2021 90.7% 89.4% 84.0% 92.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 93.7% 86.8% 86.7% 92.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 34.5% 45.7% 36.7% 51.2%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2017-2021 8.3% 5.6% 8.2% 4.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.4%
11.5%
11.7%
7.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 66.9% 69.7% 66.0% 66.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 62.4% 63.2% 61.7% 60.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 562,212 1,579,936 1,883,319 2,559,826
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,682,365 3,091,133 8,098,958 10,992,664
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 629,439 3,515,020 8,310,644 3,334,817
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 4,813,242 7,964,867 9,070,865 19,846,375
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $16,535 $11,837 $11,378 $21,284
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2017-2021 30.0 36.0 34.2 32.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $93,208 $79,795 $67,826 $109,497
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $42,742 $46,197 $42,028 $55,710
Persons in poverty, percent
7.7%
15.9%
15.1%
7.5%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 6,223 13,888 19,179 31,524
Total employment, 2021 98,293 227,571 266,154 401,499
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 4,968,486 20,607,111 20,331,478 29,037,952
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -5.5% -7.7% -11.0% -9.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2020 17,910 62,074 74,815 102,546
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 4,929 11,353 16,516 26,919
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,001 6,822 10,308 17,495
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 919 2,248 3,059 4,815
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 546 4,247 4,106 6,091
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,824 5,855 10,415 18,410
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 273 S 588 1,007
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 4,064 9,936 14,009 23,401
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 938.8 15,691.5 6,850.4 4,105.6
Population per square mile, 2010 895.3 13,731.4 6,211.5 3,884.5
Land area in square miles, 2020 322.00 46.19 126.09 232.79
Land area in square miles, 2010 322.01 46.19 126.21 233.01
FIPS Code 34015 34017 34013 34003
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.

In Vintage 2022, as a result of the formal request from the state, Connecticut transitioned from eight counties to nine planning regions. For more details, please see the Vintage 2022 release notes available here: Release Notes.

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.

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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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