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Hunterdon County, New Jersey; Hudson County, New Jersey; Burlington County, New Jersey; Union County, New Jersey

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Table

Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Hudson County, New Jersey
Burlington County, New Jersey
Union County, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
129,924
702,463
464,269
572,114
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2022, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
NA
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
129,924
702,463
464,269
572,114
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
NA
NA
NA
NA
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
128,947
724,854
461,860
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)
0.8%
-3.1%
0.5%
-0.6%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 128,947 724,854 461,860 575,345
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 128,349 634,266 448,734 536,499
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.2%
6.5%
5.0%
6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
18.8%
20.4%
20.6%
23.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
20.1%
12.6%
17.7%
14.9%
Female persons, percent
50.3%
50.0%
50.5%
50.7%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
89.9%
63.7%
71.9%
66.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
3.3%
15.2%
18.7%
23.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.2%
1.3%
0.4%
0.9%
Asian alone, percent(a)
4.8%
16.8%
5.8%
6.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.6%
2.8%
3.2%
2.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
7.8%
42.5%
9.2%
33.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
83.1%
28.4%
65.1%
38.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2017-2021 5,105 11,395 26,338 13,155
Foreign born persons, percent, 2017-2021 10.2% 42.9% 10.3% 30.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 51,915 317,046 186,144 211,074
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2017-2021 83.9% 32.3% 75.6% 58.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2017-2021 $431,600 $424,700 $270,000 $393,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2017-2021 $2,895 $2,981 $2,207 $2,852
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2017-2021 $1,222 $1,186 $967 $1,302
Median gross rent, 2017-2021 $1,492 $1,552 $1,444 $1,407
Building permits, 2021 688 5,257 2,119 3,207
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2017-2021 48,975 282,832 172,400 198,506
Persons per household, 2017-2021 2.54 2.49 2.60 2.84
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2017-2021 90.8% 87.7% 88.6% 90.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2017-2021 12.8% 58.4% 13.9% 45.2%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2017-2021 95.7% 94.0% 95.0% 93.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2017-2021 92.9% 89.4% 92.2% 88.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 95.7% 86.8% 94.0% 87.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 54.3% 45.7% 40.0% 37.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2017-2021 5.4% 5.6% 7.6% 5.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.1%
12.0%
5.5%
13.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 64.9% 69.7% 64.8% 68.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 61.7% 63.2% 61.9% 63.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 256,520 1,579,936 902,336 1,158,054
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,005,379 3,091,133 3,281,131 3,951,007
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 101,063 3,515,020 942,127 3,264,500
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 2,478,717 7,964,867 8,223,094 8,666,629
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $19,818 $11,837 $18,428 $15,624
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2017-2021 34.5 36.0 29.6 30.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $123,373 $79,795 $95,935 $87,369
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $61,328 $46,197 $47,065 $45,178
Persons in poverty, percent
4.1%
15.9%
7.6%
9.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 3,709 13,853 10,502 13,934
Total employment, 2020 45,314 246,619 194,483 205,090
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 2,970,315 19,091,700 11,072,272 14,248,849
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -2.5% 1.4% 2.9% 0.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 12,288 62,345 30,769 49,467
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,411 11,353 8,532 11,974
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,154 6,822 5,370 7,754
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 577 2,248 1,461 2,127
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 302 4,247 1,247 2,880
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,736 5,855 6,313 7,927
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 151 S 420 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,857 9,936 7,063 10,279
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 301.4 15,691.5 577.8 5,598.6
Population per square mile, 2010 300.0 13,731.4 561.9 5,216.1
Land area in square miles, 2020 427.84 46.19 799.29 102.77
Land area in square miles, 2010 427.82 46.19 798.58 102.86
FIPS Code 34019 34017 34005 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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