U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Union, NJ

Union County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.696951     Longitude: -74.270439
Population 54,405 (2000)
Elevation of Union, New Jersey: 93 feet
UNION is located in UNION county, New Jersey at latitude 40.696951 and longitude -74.270439 with an elevation of 93 feet. The population of UNION is 54,405 as of the year 2000. The most common zip code of UNION is 07083.

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Population 2000: 54,405 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 114,192 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 1990 to 2000: -52.36%

Population (2000 Census): 54,405
Male: 25,446 (46.77%)
Female: 28,959 (53.23%)

Median age: 38.70 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 61.87%
Black or African American: 19.76%
Hispanic or Latino: 8.93%
Asian: 7.72%
Other race: 2.44%
Two or more races: 2.24%
American Indian: 0.15%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.02%

Housing Units: 20,001 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 9.1159 square miles
Water Area: 0.0010 square miles

Most populous zip code: 07083


Cities & Towns nearby Union

Vauxhall, NJ 1.7mi NNW
Kenilworth, NJ 1.9mi SW
Roselle Park, NJ 2.2mi S
Hillside, NJ 2.2mi E
Maplewood, NJ 2.2mi N
Springfield, NJ 2.7mi W
Irvington, NJ 2.8mi NE
Roselle, NJ 3.1mi S
Cranford, NJ 3.3mi SSW
South Orange, NJ 3.6mi N

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area

Population: 2,107,920
Male: 1,022,179 (48.49%)
Female: 1,085,741 (51.51%)

Median age: 37.80 years

Races, 2005 Data:
White: 57.39%
Black or African American: 21.47%
Hispanic or Latino: 15.41%
Other race: 7.75%
Asian: 4.86%
Two or more races: 1.08%
American Indian: 0.24%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.02%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 149,889 (7.11%)
5 to 9 years: 156,312 (7.42%)
10 to 14 years: 153,341 (7.27%)
15 to 19 years: 146,309 (6.94%)
20 to 24 years: 118,374 (5.62%)
25 to 34 years: 241,304 (11.45%)
35 to 44 years: 342,854 (16.27%)
45 to 54 years: 325,600 (15.45%)
55 to 59 years: 129,398 (6.14%)
60 to 64 years: 102,423 (4.86%)
65 to 74 years: 125,465 (5.95%)
75 to 84 years: 88,599 (4.20%)
85 years and over: 28,052 (1.33%)

Median age: 37.80 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 1,554,255 (73.73%)
21 years and over: 1,478,864 (70.16%)
62 years and over: 302,031 (14.33%)
65 years and over: 242,116 (11.49%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 1,554,255 (73.73%)
Male: 738,369 (47.51% of this group)
Female: 815,886 (52.49% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 242,116 (11.49%)
Male: 101,262 (41.82% of this group)
Female: 140,854 (58.18% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 2,085,245 (98.92%)
Two or more Races: 22,675 (1.08%)
White: 1,209,739 (57.39%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 324,932 (15.41%)
Black or African American: 452,589 (21.47%)
Asian: 102,427 (4.86%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 329 (0.02%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 5,038 (0.24%)
Some other race: 163,382 (7.75%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 324,932 (15.41%)
Mexican: 18,545 (0.88%)
Puerto Rican: 94,077 (4.46%)
Cuban: 19,272 (0.91%)
Other Hispanic or Latino: 193,038 (9.16%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 1,782,988 (84.59%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 22,675 (1.08%)
White and Black or African American: 4,617 (0.22%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 1,827 (0.09%)
White and Asian: 5,638 (0.27%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 1,173 (0.06%)
Two races including Some other race: 1,208 (0.06%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 13,295 (0.63%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 2,107,920 (100.00%)
Householder: 791,494 (37.55%)
Spouse: 407,668 (19.34%)
Child: 687,679 (32.62%)
Other relatives: 141,223 (6.70%)
Nonrelatives: 79,856 (3.79%)
Unmarried partner: 38,667 (1.83%)
Total households: 762,018
Family households (families): 534,953 (70.20%)
With own children under 18 years: 262,719 (34.48%)
Married-couple families: 391,500 (51.38%)
With own children under 18 years: 191,292 (25.10%)
Male householder, no wife present: 41,487 (5.44%)
With own children under 18 years: 17,016 (2.23%)
Female householder, no husband present: 101,966 (13.38%)
With own children under 18 years: 54,411 (7.14%)
Nonfamily households: 227,065 (29.80%)
Householder living alone: 192,805 (25.30%)
65 years and over: 67,221 (8.82%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 288,271 (37.83%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 178,626 (23.44%)
Average household size : 2.77
Average family size: 3.35

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