New Jersey Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

New Jersey Population Demographics top

Total Population 8,960,161
Male Population 4,372,321
Female Population 4,587,840
Male Population 48.8 %
Female Population 51.2 %
Median Age 42
Citizen US Born 6,766,250
Citizen not US Born 1,296,461
Not Citizen 897,450
Citizen US Born 75.51 %
Citizen not US Born 14.47 %
Not Citizen 10.02 %
Moved from Abroad 67,272
Moved from Same Country 472,313
Moved from Same State 203,535
Moved from Different State 140,817
Same House as Last Year 7,979,864
Moved from Abroad 0.75 %
Moved from Same Country 5.27 %
Moved from Same State 2.27 %
Moved from Different State 1.57 %
Same House as Last Year 89.06 %

Occupational Employment in New Jersey top

White Collar 3,614,100
Blue Collar 773,924
White Collar 40.34 %
Blue Collar 8.64 %
Self Employees 378,337
Private Companies 3,121,790
Governmental Workers 589,100
Not for Profit Companies 298,797
Self Employees 4.22 %
Private Companies 34.84 %
Governmental Workers 6.57 %
Not for Profit Companies 3.33 %

Number of Households in New Jersey top

Total Households 3,199,111
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 2,217,279
Non-family Households 981,832
Non-family Households 24.75 %
Family Households 10.96 %
Households with Children 1,069,635
Households without Children 2,129,476
Households with Children 11.94 %
Households without Children 23.77 %

Median and Average Income in New Jersey top

Average Household Income $114,376.30
Median Household Income $85,191.00
People below Poverty Level 921,272
People above Poverty Level 7,767,974

Housing in New Jersey top

Housing Units 3,595,055
Median Year Built 1964
Built in 1939 or Earlier 655,561
Built between 1940 and 1949 269,846
Built between 1950 and 1959 547,187
Built between 1960 and 1969 486,259
Built between 1970 and 1979 458,582
Built between 1980 and 1989 427,942
Built between 1990 and 1999 341,793
Built between 2000 and 2009 334,957
Built in 2010 or Later 72,928
Occupied Housing Units 3,199,111
Owner Occupied 2,052,073
Renter Occupied 1,147,038
Owner Occupied 22.9 %
Renter Occupied 12.8 %
With Mortgage 1,394,121
Without Mortgage 657,952
Median Value with Mortgage $325,200.00
Median Value without Mortgage $301,000.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,627.00
With Mortgage 15.56 %
Without Mortgage 7.34 %

New Jersey Education Statistics top

No High School 327,850
Some High School 2,378,754
Some College 1,426,484
Associate Degree 442,884
Bachelor's Degree 1,551,140
Graduate Degree 918,136
No High School 3.66 %
Some High School 26.55 %
Some College 15.92 %
Associate Degree 4.94 %
Bachelor's Degree 17.31 %
Graduate Degree 10.25 %

Marital Status in New Jersey top

Never Married 2,516,764
Married 3,727,098
Separated 139,853
Widowed 448,651
Divorced 621,902
Never Married 28.09 %
Married 41.6 %
Separated 1.56 %
Widowed 5.01 %
Divorced 6.94 %

Means of Transport to Work in New Jersey top

Car 3,418,708
Bus or TrolleyBus 270,247
Railroad 120,179
Ferryboat 10,487
Bicycle 13,684
Motorcycle 2,329
TaxiCab 11,718
Walk 128,622

Recently added listings in New Jersey top

$419,900 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$319,000 USD
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$409,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
$1,450,000 USD
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.2 Baths
$435,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
$1,150,000 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
New Jersey is a state in United States with a population of 8,960,161. There are 4,372,321 male residents living in New Jersey and 4,587,840 female residents. The total number of households is 3,199,111 with 3 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 42 with 3,727,098 people being married and 3,727,170 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 82.36% white collar employees and 17.64% blue collar employees in New Jersey.
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