U.S. Beacon December 5, 2021

Raritan, NJ

Somerset County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.571302     Longitude: -74.637405
Population 6,391 (2005)
Elevation of Raritan, New Jersey: 76 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3461980, place: Raritan borough, New Jersey)

Total Population: 6,338
Male: 3,042 (48%)
Female: 3,296 (52%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 460 (7.26%)
5 to 9 years: 408 (6.44%)
10 to 14 years: 335 (5.29%)
15 to 19 years: 323 (5.1%)
20 to 24 years: 301 (4.75%)
25 to 34 years: 1,028 (16.22%)
35 to 44 years: 1,190 (18.78%)
45 to 54 years: 750 (11.83%)
55 to 59 years: 302 (4.76%)
60 to 64 years: 215 (3.39%)
65 to 74 years: 534 (8.43%)
75 to 84 years: 364 (5.74%)
85 years and over: 128 (2.02%)

Median age: 37.6 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 4,922 (77.66%)
21 years and over: 4,757 (75.06%)
62 years and over: 1,150 (18.14%)
65 years and over: 1,026 (16.19%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 4,922 (77.66%)
--Male: 2,346 (37.01%)
--Female: 2,576 (40.64%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 1,026 (16.19%)
--Male: 411 (6.48%)
--Female: 615 (9.7%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 6,257 (98.72%)
--White: 5,161 (81.43%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 533 (8.41%)
--Black or African American: 59 (0.93%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 5 (0.08%)
--Asian: 518 (8.17%)
----Asian Indian: 186 (2.93%)
----Chinese: 68 (1.07%)
----Filipino: 220 (3.47%)
----Japanese: 4 (0.06%)
----Korean: 15 (0.24%)
----Vietnamese: 9 (0.14%)
----Other Asian: 16 (0.25%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 10 (0.16%)
----Native Hawaiian: 0 (0%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 0 (0%)
----Samoan: 1 (0.02%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 9 (0.14%)
--Some other race: 104 (1.64%)
Two or more Races: 81 (1.28%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 533 (8.41%)
--Mexican: 43 (0.68%)
--Puerto Rican: 63 (0.99%)
--Cuban: 13 (0.21%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 414 (6.53%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 5,805 (91.59%)
--White Alone: 5,161 (81.43%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 6,333 (99.92%)
--Householder: 2,556 (40.33%)
--Spouse: 1,304 (20.57%)
--Child: 1,814 (28.62%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 1,327 (20.94%)
--Other relatives: 352 (5.55%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 63 (0.99%)
--Nonrelatives: 307 (4.84%)
----Unmarried partner: 105 (1.66%)
Living in group quarters: 5 (0.08%)
--Institutionalized Population: 0 (0%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 5 (0.08%)
Total households: 2,556
Family households (families): 1,671 (65.38%)
----With own children under 18 years: 769 (30.09%)
--Married-couple families: 1,304 (51.02%)
----With own children under 18 years: 626 (24.49%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 256 (10.02%)
----With own children under 18 years: 109 (4.26%)
Nonfamily households: 885 (34.62%)
--Householder living alone: 740 (28.95%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 303 (11.85%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 817 (31.96%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 758 (29.66%)
Average household size: 2.48 people
Average family size: 3.08 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 2,644
Occupied housing units: 2,556 (96.67%)
Vacant housing units: 88 (3.33%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 5 (0.19%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 1%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 2.7%
Occupied housing units: 2,556 (96.67%)
Owner occupied housing units: 1,622 (61.35%)
Renter occupied housing units: 934 (35.33%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 2.57 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.31 people

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