Piscataway Demographics

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

Piscataway Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 56,946 0.0%
Male Population 29,146 0.5%
Female Population 27,800 -0.4%
Male Population 51.18 %
Female Population 48.82 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 32.5 4.5%
Citizen US Born 37,523 -0.5%
Citizen not US Born 12,001 4.2%
Not Citizen 7,422 -3.5%
Citizen US Born 65.89 %
Citizen not US Born 21.07 %
Not Citizen 13.03 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 826 14.9%
Moved from Same Country 2,653 9.5%
Moved from Same State 2,366 -10.0%
Moved from Different State 1,373 67.2%
Same House as Last Year 49,137 -1.1%
Moved from Abroad 1.47 %
Moved from Same Country 4.71 %
Moved from Same State 4.2 %
Moved from Different State 2.44 %
Same House as Last Year 87.19 %

Occupational Employment in Piscataway top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 21,882 3.5%
Blue Collar 4,486 7.2%
White Collar 82.99 %
Blue Collar 17.01 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 1,941 4.1%
Private Companies 18,990 1.7%
Governmental Workers 3,088 6.5%
Not for Profit Companies 2,349 24.6%
Self Employees 7.36 %
Private Companies 72.02 %
Governmental Workers 11.71 %
Not for Profit Companies 8.91 %

Number of Households in Piscataway top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 16,176 0.8%
Average People Per Household 3 0.4%
Family Households 12,451 3.0%
Non-family Households 3,725 -5.7%
Family Households 76.97 %
Non-family Households 23.03 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 5,626 1.0%
Households without Children 10,550 0.8%
Households with Children 34.78 %
Households without Children 65.22 %

Median and Average Income in Piscataway top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $115,356.00 2.5%
Median Household Income $100,034.00 7.0%
People below Poverty Level 3,458 1.6%
People above Poverty Level 42,646 1.5%

Housing in Piscataway top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 17,130 0.6%
Median Year Built 1973 -0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 948 3.5%
Built between 1940 and 1949 797 5.7%
Built between 1950 and 1959 2,376 5.7%
Built between 1960 and 1969 3,527 0.3%
Built between 1970 and 1979 2,870 -6.0%
Built between 1980 and 1989 2,405 2.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 2,333 -6.2%
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,003 3.0%
Built in 2010 or Later 871 17.2%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 16,176 0.8%
Owner Occupied 10,908 2.7%
Renter Occupied 5,268 -2.8%
Owner Occupied 67.43 %
Renter Occupied 32.57 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 7,526 3.0%
Without Mortgage 3,382 2.0%
Median Value with Mortgage $340,600.00 5.0%
Median Value without Mortgage $318,000.00 1.2%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,780.00 4.0%
With Mortgage 69 %
Without Mortgage 31 %

Piscataway Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 1,113 12.4%
Some High School 9,744 6.6%
Some College 7,302 -1.1%
Associate Degree 2,283 0.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11,425 0.5%
No High School 2.34 %
Some High School 20.48 %
Some College 33.62 %
Associate Degree 4.8 %
Bachelor's Degree 24.01 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Piscataway top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 22,791 -1.5%
Married 22,138 1.7%
Separated 543 27.8%
Widowed 1,940 3.0%
Divorced 2,490 -3.5%
Never Married 46.17 %
Married 44.85 %
Separated 1.1 %
Widowed 3.93 %
Divorced 5.04 %

Means of Transport to Work in Piscataway top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 21,648 2.4%
Bus or TrolleyBus 424 27.3%
Subway or Elevated 1,471 N/A
Railroad 0 -100.0%
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 63 40.0%
Motorcycle 4 33.3%
TaxiCab 240 -1.6%
Walk 584 149.6%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

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.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 08854

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Piscataway is an area in Piscataway Township,Middlesex County,New Jersey with a population of 56,946. There are 29,146 male residents living in Piscataway and 27,800 female residents. The total number of households is 16,176 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 32 with 22,138 people being married and 27,764 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 82.99% white collar employees and 17.01% blue collar employees in Piscataway..
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