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Ocean County, New Jersey; Passaic County, New Jersey; Sussex County, New Jersey; Burlington County, New Jersey

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Table

Ocean County, New Jersey
Passaic County, New Jersey
Sussex County, New Jersey
Burlington County, New Jersey
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
655,663
513,634
145,575
466,101
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2023, (V2023)
659,197
513,395
146,132
469,167
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
655,663
513,634
145,575
466,101
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2023)
637,235
525,054
144,220
461,869
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
637,235
525,054
144,220
461,869
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2023, (V2023)
3.4%
-2.2%
1.3%
1.6%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
2.9%
-2.2%
0.9%
0.9%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 637,229 524,118 144,221 461,860
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 576,567 501,226 149,265 448,734
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
7.3%
6.2%
4.7%
5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
24.6%
23.4%
19.2%
20.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
22.8%
15.9%
19.2%
18.4%
Female persons, percent
51.3%
50.8%
49.6%
50.5%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
92.2%
74.0%
92.2%
71.3%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
3.9%
15.1%
3.3%
19.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
1.7%
0.3%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
2.1%
6.1%
2.3%
6.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.5%
2.8%
1.8%
3.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
10.2%
44.3%
11.6%
9.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
83.3%
38.8%
82.0%
64.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2018-2022 32,332 11,395 6,349 25,692
Foreign born persons, percent, 2018-2022 7.8% 32.5% 8.1% 10.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 295,648 185,507 62,843 186,192
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2018-2022 79.9% 52.4% 84.8% 75.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2018-2022 $343,500 $413,500 $322,300 $304,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2018-2022 $2,252 $2,898 $2,380 $2,326
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2018-2022 $873 $1,358 $1,057 $1,031
Median gross rent, 2018-2022 $1,639 $1,484 $1,501 $1,575
Building permits, 2022 3,791 1,186 226 1,998
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2018-2022 239,466 177,209 56,348 174,454
Persons per household, 2018-2022 2.64 2.89 2.54 2.59
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2018-2022 90.8% 91.4% 91.4% 88.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2018-2022 12.1% 50.2% 10.6% 13.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2018-2022 91.9% 93.4% 95.8% 95.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2018-2022 86.1% 89.5% 93.0% 92.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 93.1% 85.2% 95.4% 94.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2018-2022 32.9% 30.1% 39.0% 41.1%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2018-2022 7.1% 5.4% 7.4% 7.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
6.4%
12.2%
5.7%
5.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 58.7% 66.5% 68.4% 64.9%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2018-2022 55.0% 60.8% 64.6% 61.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,114,823 816,949 274,226 902,336
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 4,219,515 3,127,286 662,924 3,281,131
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 378,392 615,780 76,344 942,127
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 8,720,101 8,086,803 1,832,807 8,223,094
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $14,642 $16,032 $12,974 $18,428
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2018-2022 30.8 27.2 36.6 29.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $82,379 $84,465 $111,094 $102,615
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2022 dollars), 2018-2022 $42,497 $38,932 $54,124 $51,549
Persons in poverty, percent
11.2%
12.4%
5.9%
6.6%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 14,246 12,000 3,133 10,438
Total employment, 2021 147,451 134,066 29,788 180,387
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 7,039,346 7,831,307 1,544,718 11,400,877
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -3.9% -7.1% -6.5% -7.2%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2021 50,043 47,732 11,839 32,654
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 11,680 10,865 3,109 8,532
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 7,594 7,345 1,998 5,370
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,977 1,770 536 1,461
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,121 2,393 366 1,247
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 9,664 7,559 2,493 6,313
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 525 499 S 420
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 10,142 9,533 2,684 7,063
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 1,014.2 2,817.6 278.1 577.8
Population per square mile, 2010 917.0 2,715.3 287.6 561.9
Land area in square miles, 2020 628.29 186.01 518.66 799.29
Land area in square miles, 2010 628.78 184.59 519.01 798.58
FIPS Code 34029 34031 34037 34005
Value Notes

Methodology differences may exist between data sources, and so estimates from different sources are not comparable.

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., V2023) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2023). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

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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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