U.S. Beacon December 5, 2021

Jersey City, NJ

Hudson County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.722102     Longitude: -74.065385
Population 239,614 (2005)
Elevation of Jersey City, New Jersey: 83 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3436000, place: Jersey City city, New Jersey)

Total Population: 240,055
Male: 117,144 (48.8%)
Female: 122,911 (51.2%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 16,631 (6.93%)
5 to 9 years: 17,321 (7.22%)
10 to 14 years: 16,383 (6.82%)
15 to 19 years: 15,542 (6.47%)
20 to 24 years: 19,094 (7.95%)
25 to 34 years: 46,541 (19.39%)
35 to 44 years: 37,799 (15.75%)
45 to 54 years: 28,268 (11.78%)
55 to 59 years: 10,463 (4.36%)
60 to 64 years: 8,575 (3.57%)
65 to 74 years: 12,534 (5.22%)
75 to 84 years: 8,099 (3.37%)
85 years and over: 2,805 (1.17%)

Median age: 32.4 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 180,652 (75.25%)
21 years and over: 170,621 (71.08%)
62 years and over: 28,270 (11.78%)
65 years and over: 23,438 (9.76%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 180,652 (75.25%)
--Male: 86,877 (36.19%)
--Female: 93,775 (39.06%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 23,438 (9.76%)
--Male: 8,867 (3.69%)
--Female: 14,571 (6.07%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 226,044 (94.16%)
--White: 56,736 (23.63%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 67,952 (28.31%)
--Black or African American: 67,994 (28.32%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 1,071 (0.45%)
--Asian: 38,881 (16.2%)
----Asian Indian: 12,973 (5.4%)
----Chinese: 3,600 (1.5%)
----Filipino: 15,860 (6.61%)
----Japanese: 404 (0.17%)
----Korean: 1,428 (0.59%)
----Vietnamese: 1,602 (0.67%)
----Other Asian: 3,014 (1.26%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 181 (0.08%)
----Native Hawaiian: 29 (0.01%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 33 (0.01%)
----Samoan: 28 (0.01%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 91 (0.04%)
--Some other race: 36,280 (15.11%)
Two or more Races: 14,011 (5.84%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 67,952 (28.31%)
--Mexican: 2,495 (1.04%)
--Puerto Rican: 29,777 (12.4%)
--Cuban: 1,860 (0.77%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 33,820 (14.09%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 172,103 (71.69%)
--White Alone: 56,736 (23.63%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 236,678 (98.59%)
--Householder: 88,632 (36.92%)
--Spouse: 32,236 (13.43%)
--Child: 73,198 (30.49%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 49,671 (20.69%)
--Other relatives: 26,197 (10.91%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 8,609 (3.59%)
--Nonrelatives: 16,415 (6.84%)
----Unmarried partner: 5,706 (2.38%)
Living in group quarters: 3,377 (1.41%)
--Institutionalized Population: 1,563 (0.65%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 1,814 (0.76%)
Total households: 88,632
Family households (families): 55,636 (62.77%)
----With own children under 18 years: 27,563 (31.1%)
--Married-couple families: 32,236 (36.37%)
----With own children under 18 years: 15,637 (17.64%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 17,912 (20.21%)
----With own children under 18 years: 9,911 (11.18%)
Nonfamily households: 32,996 (37.23%)
--Householder living alone: 25,921 (29.25%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 7,232 (8.16%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 31,837 (35.92%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 17,802 (20.09%)
Average household size: 2.67 people
Average family size: 3.37 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 93,648
Occupied housing units: 88,632 (94.64%)
Vacant housing units: 5,016 (5.36%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 280 (0.3%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 1.9%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 3.3%
Occupied housing units: 88,632 (94.64%)
Owner occupied housing units: 24,978 (26.67%)
Renter occupied housing units: 63,654 (67.97%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 2.98 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.55 people

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