U.S. Beacon December 7, 2021

Garfield, NJ

Bergen County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.879858     Longitude: -74.108077
Population 29,772 (2005)
Elevation of Garfield, New Jersey: 36 feet



General Economic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3425770, place: Garfield city, New Jersey)

EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Population 16 years and over: 23,824 (100%)
In labor force: 15,601 (65.48%)
--Civilian labor force: 15,594 (65.46%)
----Employed: 14,412 (60.49%)
----Unemployed: 1,182 (4.96%)
------Percent of civilian labor force: 7.6%
--Armed Forces: 7 (0.03%)
Not in labor force: 8,223 (34.52%)
Females 16 years and over: 12,355 (51.86%)
In labor force: 7,262 (30.48%)
--Civilian labor force: 7,262 (30.48%)
----Employed: 6,629 (27.82%)
Own children under 6 years: 1,926 (8.08%)
All parents in family in labor force: 1,111 (4.66%)

COMMUTING TO WORK
Workers 16 years and over: 14,103 (100%)
Car, truck, or van - - drove alone: 10,606 (75.2%)
Car, truck, or van - - carpooled: 2,015 (14.29%)
Public transportation (including taxicab): 645 (4.57%)
Walked: 514 (3.64%)
Other means: 131 (0.93%)
Worked at home: 192 (1.36%)
Mean travel time to work: 25.5 minutes

OCCUPATION
Employed civilian population 16 years and over: 14,412 (100%)
Management, professional, and related occupations: 2,954 (20.5%)
Service occupations: 2,237 (15.52%)
Sales and office occupations: 4,059 (28.16%)
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations.: 69 (0.48%)
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations: 2,107 (14.62%)
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations: 2,986 (20.72%)

INDUSTRY
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining: 46 (0.32%)
Construction: 1,561 (10.83%)
Manufacturing: 2,865 (19.88%)
Wholesale trade.: 734 (5.09%)
Retail trade: 2,034 (14.11%)
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities: 851 (5.9%)
Information: 364 (2.53%)
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing: 692 (4.8%)
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services: 1,168 (8.1%)
Educational, health and social services: 1,942 (13.47%)
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services: 987 (6.85%)
Other services (except public administration): 860 (5.97%)
Public administration: 308 (2.14%)

CLASS OF WORKER
Private wage and salary workers: 12,606 (87.47%)
Government workers: 1,229 (8.53%)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business: 543 (3.77%)
Unpaid family workers: 34 (0.24%)

INCOME IN 1999
Households: 11,218 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 838 (7.47%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 828 (7.38%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 1,501 (13.38%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 1,223 (10.9%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 2,053 (18.3%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 2,441 (21.76%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 1,274 (11.36%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 843 (7.51%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 138 (1.23%)
$200,000 or more: 79 (0.7%)
Median household income: $42,748

With earnings: 8,917 (79.49%)
--Mean earnings: $53,838
With Social Security income: 3,264 (29.1%)
--Mean Social Security income: $11,558
With Supplemental Security Income: 339 (3.02%)
--Mean Supplemental Security Income: $6,536
With public assistance income: 253 (2.26%)
--Mean public assistance income: $3,587
With retirement income: 1,655 (14.75%)
--Mean retirement income: $14,001

Families: 7,433 (100%)
Less than $10,000: 314 (4.22%)
$10,000 to $14,999: 276 (3.71%)
$15,000 to $24,999: 773 (10.4%)
$25,000 to $34,999: 795 (10.7%)
$35,000 to $49,999: 1,409 (18.96%)
$50,000 to $74,999: 1,860 (25.02%)
$75,000 to $99,999: 1,109 (14.92%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 752 (10.12%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 95 (1.28%)
$200,000 or more: 50 (0.67%)
Median family income: $51,654

Per capita income: $19,530

Median earnings (dollars)
Male full-time, year-round workers: $35,987
Female full-time, year-round workers: $26,896

POVERTY STATUS IN 1999
Families: 477 (6.42%)
--With related children under 18 years: 328 (4.41%)
----With related children under 5 years: 122 (1.64%)
Families with female householder, no husband present: 198 (2.66%)
--With related children under 18 years: 135 (1.82%)
----With related children under 5 years: 54 (0.73%)
Individuals: 2,305 (31.01%)
--18 years and over: 1,662 (22.36%)
----65 years and over: 333 (4.48%)
--Related children under 18 years: 595 (8%)
----Related children 5 to 17 years: 416 (5.6%)
--Unrelated individuals 15 years and over: 746 (10.04%)

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