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Sussex County, New Jersey; Hunterdon County, New Jersey; Gloucester County, New Jersey; United States

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Table

Sussex County, New Jersey
Hunterdon County, New Jersey
Gloucester County, New Jersey
United States
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
145,543
129,924
304,477
331,893,745
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
145,543
129,924
304,477
331,893,745
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
144,221
128,947
302,294
331,449,281
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
0.9%
0.8%
0.7%
0.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 144,221 128,947 302,294 331,449,281
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 149,265 128,349 288,288 308,745,538
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.6%
4.2%
5.0%
5.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.3%
18.8%
21.5%
22.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.7%
20.1%
16.7%
16.8%
Female persons, percent
49.8%
50.3%
51.1%
50.5%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
92.6%
89.9%
82.2%
75.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
3.0%
3.3%
11.8%
13.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.2%
0.3%
1.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
2.3%
4.8%
3.2%
6.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.2%
0.1%
0.3%
Two or More Races, percent
1.8%
1.6%
2.4%
2.9%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
10.5%
7.8%
7.4%
18.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
83.3%
83.1%
76.5%
59.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 7,016 5,058 15,503 17,835,456
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 7.8% 10.2% 5.4% 13.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 62,857 51,915 117,752 142,153,010
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 83.6% 83.9% 80.4% 64.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $271,500 $418,700 $224,300 $229,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $2,236 $2,787 $2,097 $1,621
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $950 $1,153 $905 $509
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $1,337 $1,443 $1,258 $1,096
Building permits, 2021 164 688 675 1,736,982
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 54,166 47,647 106,376 122,354,219
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.57 2.54 2.70 2.60
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 92.4% 91.5% 90.1% 86.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 10.0% 12.9% 8.8% 21.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 95.3% 94.9% 94.0% 91.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 90.9% 91.9% 89.8% 85.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 95.4% 95.5% 93.5% 88.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 36.6% 54.0% 33.8% 32.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 7.3% 5.2% 8.2% 8.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
5.7%
5.2%
5.7%
10.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 68.0% 65.4% 67.6% 63.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 63.7% 62.3% 63.3% 58.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 274,226 256,520 562,212 938,237,077
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 662,924 1,005,379 1,682,365 2,527,903,275
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 76,344 101,063 629,439 895,225,411
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,832,807 2,478,717 4,813,242 4,949,601,481
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $12,974 $19,818 $16,535 $15,224
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 38.0 35.1 30.5 26.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $96,222 $117,858 $89,056 $64,994
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $46,124 $58,795 $40,557 $35,384
Persons in poverty, percent
5.4%
4.1%
7.0%
11.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 3,093 3,709 6,155 8,000,178
Total employment, 2020 31,867 45,314 104,007 134,163,349
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 1,416,883 2,970,315 4,499,033 7,564,809,878
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -0.6% -2.5% 6.2% 0.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 11,486 12,288 17,578 27,104,006
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,109 3,411 4,929 5,744,643
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,998 2,154 3,001 3,480,438
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 536 577 919 1,134,549
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 366 302 546 1,014,958
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,493 2,736 3,824 4,371,152
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S 151 273 351,237
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,684 2,857 4,064 4,968,606
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 278.1 301.4 938.8 93.8
Population per square mile, 2010 287.6 300.0 895.3 87.4
Land area in square miles, 2020 518.66 427.84 322.00 3,533,038.28
Land area in square miles, 2010 519.01 427.82 322.01 3,531,905.43
FIPS Code 34037 34019 34015 1
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., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 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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