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Hunterdon County, New Jersey; New Jersey; Ocean County, New Jersey; Warren County, New Jersey; Gloucester County, New Jersey; Somerset County, New Jersey

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Hunterdon County, New Jersey
New Jersey
Ocean County, New Jersey
Warren County, New Jersey
Gloucester County, New Jersey
Somerset County, New Jersey
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 124,371 8,882,190 607,186 105,267 291,636 328,934
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 124,371 8,882,190 607,186 105,267 291,636 328,934
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 127,361 8,791,978 576,546 108,642 288,756 323,479
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -2.3% 1.0% 5.3% -3.1% 1.0% 1.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 128,947 9,288,994 637,229 109,632 302,294 345,361
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 128,349 8,791,894 576,567 108,692 288,288 323,444
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.3%
5.8%
7.1%
4.5%
5.2%
5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.1%
21.8%
24.2%
19.3%
21.6%
21.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
19.4%
16.6%
22.8%
18.7%
16.3%
16.2%
Female persons, percent
50.7%
51.1%
51.7%
51.0%
51.4%
51.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
91.0%
71.9%
92.7%
89.2%
83.0%
68.1%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.7%
15.1%
3.6%
5.7%
11.2%
10.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.6%
0.3%
0.4%
0.3%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
4.4%
10.0%
1.9%
2.9%
3.1%
18.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.1%
Z
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.5%
2.3%
1.4%
1.7%
2.3%
2.1%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
7.0%
20.9%
9.5%
10.2%
6.7%
15.2%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
84.8%
54.6%
84.3%
80.4%
77.8%
54.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 5,439 321,991 35,973 5,386 15,247 9,579
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 9.7% 22.4% 7.8% 9.8% 5.5% 25.1%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 50,563 3,641,812 286,170 45,636 114,447 127,513
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 82.8% 63.9% 80.0% 71.7% 80.1% 75.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $415,100 $335,600 $279,000 $264,200 $219,700 $430,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $2,735 $2,465 $2,034 $2,154 $2,103 $2,784
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,129 $1,052 $772 $941 $886 $1,174
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $1,446 $1,334 $1,428 $1,132 $1,225 $1,594
Building permits, 2020 319 36,146 3,625 304 709 1,913
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 47,175 3,231,874 226,160 41,587 104,908 118,193
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.56 2.69 2.61 2.50 2.73 2.75
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 91.4% 89.8% 90.2% 90.6% 90.2% 90.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 11.2% 31.3% 12.1% 12.0% 9.0% 31.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 94.1% 91.4% 89.2% 91.3% 92.6% 94.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 90.5% 85.8% 82.3% 86.2% 88.0% 92.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 95.0% 89.8% 92.0% 91.5% 92.9% 94.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 52.7% 39.7% 30.0% 33.0% 33.0% 54.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 5.0% 6.5% 7.4% 8.5% 8.9% 4.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.2%
9.2%
7.2%
7.6%
5.7%
6.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 66.9% 65.5% 58.5% 67.1% 67.4% 68.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 63.8% 60.2% 54.4% 61.3% 62.8% 62.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 206,253 19,673,558 801,532 122,154 406,593 739,850
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 794,379 60,375,232 3,185,948 543,130 1,298,161 2,475,712
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,400,241 108,854,971 1,400,022 2,050,257 12,683,585 4,974,693
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,349,986 133,665,728 7,695,378 1,573,822 4,452,888 5,609,291
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $18,497 $15,079 $13,257 $14,619 $15,377 $17,117
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 35.0 32.2 31.2 36.0 30.7 32.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $115,379 $82,545 $70,909 $81,307 $87,283 $113,611
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $57,098 $42,745 $36,100 $39,802 $39,337 $55,828
Persons in poverty, percent
4.0%
9.2%
9.0%
7.1%
7.5%
5.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2019 3,726 233,888 13,639 2,388 6,127 9,878
Total employment, 2019 46,480 3,805,357 152,419 28,556 97,974 192,626
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) 2,917,042 239,861,512 6,166,870 1,328,315 4,358,854 16,544,280
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 1.1% 1.8% 2.0% 2.6% 1.0% 0.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 12,208 745,483 45,228 7,402 17,422 28,681
All firms, 2012 13,804 792,088 44,507 8,149 18,125 32,335
Men-owned firms, 2012 8,340 464,592 26,414 4,930 10,561 19,101
Women-owned firms, 2012 3,857 252,944 13,551 2,395 5,663 9,621
Minority-owned firms, 2012 1,418 237,242 4,152 911 2,569 8,766
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 12,013 533,808 39,088 6,893 14,835 22,289
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 1,248 57,996 3,787 696 1,776 2,504
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 11,980 707,975 39,103 7,024 15,556 28,249
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 300.0 1,195.5 917.0 304.5 895.3 1,071.7
Land area in square miles, 2010 427.82 7,354.22 628.78 356.92 322.01 301.81
FIPS Code 34019 34 34029 34041 34015 34035
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., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). 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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