U.S. Beacon December 7, 2021

Carteret, NJ

Middlesex County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.582504     Longitude: -74.229976
Population 21,460 (2005)
Elevation of Carteret, New Jersey: 16 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3410750, place: Carteret borough, New Jersey)

Total Population: 20,709
Male: 10,050 (48.53%)
Female: 10,659 (51.47%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 1,276 (6.16%)
5 to 9 years: 1,593 (7.69%)
10 to 14 years: 1,460 (7.05%)
15 to 19 years: 1,389 (6.71%)
20 to 24 years: 1,244 (6.01%)
25 to 34 years: 2,692 (13%)
35 to 44 years: 3,525 (17.02%)
45 to 54 years: 2,710 (13.09%)
55 to 59 years: 866 (4.18%)
60 to 64 years: 855 (4.13%)
65 to 74 years: 1,516 (7.32%)
75 to 84 years: 1,251 (6.04%)
85 years and over: 332 (1.6%)

Median age: 37 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 15,481 (74.75%)
21 years and over: 14,723 (71.09%)
62 years and over: 3,611 (17.44%)
65 years and over: 3,099 (14.96%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 15,481 (74.75%)
--Male: 7,334 (35.41%)
--Female: 8,147 (39.34%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 3,099 (14.96%)
--Male: 1,209 (5.84%)
--Female: 1,890 (9.13%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 19,910 (96.14%)
--White: 11,855 (57.25%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 4,839 (23.37%)
--Black or African American: 1,975 (9.54%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 49 (0.24%)
--Asian: 1,722 (8.32%)
----Asian Indian: 1,219 (5.89%)
----Chinese: 64 (0.31%)
----Filipino: 260 (1.26%)
----Japanese: 7 (0.03%)
----Korean: 55 (0.27%)
----Vietnamese: 20 (0.1%)
----Other Asian: 97 (0.47%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 7 (0.03%)
----Native Hawaiian: 2 (0.01%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 2 (0.01%)
----Samoan: 0 (0%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 3 (0.01%)
--Some other race: 1,918 (9.26%)
Two or more Races: 799 (3.86%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 4,839 (23.37%)
--Mexican: 184 (0.89%)
--Puerto Rican: 2,216 (10.7%)
--Cuban: 244 (1.18%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 2,195 (10.6%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 15,870 (76.63%)
--White Alone: 11,855 (57.25%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 20,273 (97.89%)
--Householder: 7,039 (33.99%)
--Spouse: 3,664 (17.69%)
--Child: 6,953 (33.57%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 4,614 (22.28%)
--Other relatives: 1,774 (8.57%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 526 (2.54%)
--Nonrelatives: 843 (4.07%)
----Unmarried partner: 365 (1.76%)
Living in group quarters: 436 (2.11%)
--Institutionalized Population: 156 (0.75%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 280 (1.35%)
Total households: 7,039
Family households (families): 5,212 (74.04%)
----With own children under 18 years: 2,501 (35.53%)
--Married-couple families: 3,664 (52.05%)
----With own children under 18 years: 1,797 (25.53%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 1,167 (16.58%)
----With own children under 18 years: 559 (7.94%)
Nonfamily households: 1,827 (25.96%)
--Householder living alone: 1,544 (21.93%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 779 (11.07%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 2,807 (39.88%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 2,213 (31.44%)
Average household size: 2.88 people
Average family size: 3.38 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 7,320
Occupied housing units: 7,039 (96.16%)
Vacant housing units: 281 (3.84%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 6 (0.08%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 0.9%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 3.1%
Occupied housing units: 7,039 (96.16%)
Owner occupied housing units: 4,810 (65.71%)
Renter occupied housing units: 2,229 (30.45%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 2.95 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.73 people

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