U.S. Beacon December 1, 2021

Bloomfield, NJ

Essex County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.803000     Longitude: -74.188959
Population 47,683 (2000)
Elevation of Bloomfield, New Jersey: 131 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3406250, place: Bloomfield CDP, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 11,516 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 886 (7.69%)
Kindergarten: 546 (4.74%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 4,570 (39.68%)
High school (grades 9-12): 2,318 (20.13%)
College or graduate school: 3,196 (27.75%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 33,673 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 2,056 (6.11%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 3,502 (10.4%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 10,272 (30.51%)
Some college, no degree: 5,662 (16.81%)
Associate degree: 1,464 (4.35%)
Bachelor's degree: 7,372 (21.89%)
Graduate or professional degree: 3,345 (9.93%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 83.5%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 31.8%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 39,290 (100%)
Never married: 12,605 (32.08%)
Now married, except separated: 20,017 (50.95%)
Separated: 821 (2.09%)
Total Widowed: 2,851 (7.26%)
Widowed Female: 2,403 (6.12%)
Total Divorced: 2,996 (7.63%)
Divorced Female: 1,847 (4.7%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 936 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 224 (23.93%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 37,696 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 3,483 (9.24%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 8,840 (100%)
--With a disability: 743 (8.4%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 29,306 (100%)
--With a disability: 5,174 (17.66%)
----Percent employed: 68.5%
--No disability: 24,132 (82.34%)
----Percent employed: 79.2%
Population 65 years and over: 6,717 (100%)
--With a disability: 2,854 (42.49%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 44,990 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 26,474 (58.84%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 16,831 (37.41%)
--Same county: 9,990 (22.2%)
--Different county: 6,841 (15.21%)
----Same state: 4,062 (9.03%)
----Different state: 2,779 (6.18%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 1,685 (3.75%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 47,683 (100%)
Native: 36,791 (77.16%)
--Born in United States: 35,607 (100%)
----State of residence: 27,146 (56.93%)
----Different state: 8,461 (17.74%)
--Born outside United States: 1,184 (2.48%)
Foreign born: 10,892 (22.84%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 4,210 (8.83%)
--Naturalized citizen: 5,565 (11.67%)
--Not a citizen: 5,327 (11.17%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 10,892 (100%)
Europe: 2,811 (25.81%)
Asia: 3,217 (29.54%)
Africa: 455 (4.18%)
Oceania: 25 (0.23%)
Latin America: 4,335 (39.8%)
Northern America: 49 (0.45%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 44,990 (100%)
English only: 31,259 (69.48%)
Language other than English: 13,731 (30.52%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 5,100 (11.34%)
--Spanish: 5,900 (13.11%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2,356 (5.24%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 4,862 (10.81%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,867 (4.15%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 2,284 (5.08%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 691 (1.54%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 47,683 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 54,508% (114.31%)
Arab: 620 (1.3%)
Czech: 184 (0.39%)
Danish: 120 (0.25%)
Dutch: 306 (0.64%)
English: 1,982 (4.16%)
French (except Basque): 663 (1.39%)
French Canadian: 112 (0.23%)
German: 4,865 (10.2%)
Greek: 380 (0.8%)
Hungarian: 401 (0.84%)
Irish: 6,616 (13.87%)
Italian: 12,590 (26.4%)
Lithuanian: 280 (0.59%)
Norwegian: 77 (0.16%)
Polish: 3,315 (6.95%)
Portuguese: 368 (0.77%)
Russian: 939 (1.97%)
Scotch-Irish: 467 (0.98%)
Scottish: 745 (1.56%)
Slovak: 166 (0.35%)
Subsaharan African: 496 (1.04%)
Swedish: 198 (0.42%)
Swiss: 123 (0.26%)
Ukrainian: 225 (0.47%)
United States or American: 790 (1.66%)
Welsh: 160 (0.34%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 1,069 (2.24%)
Other ancestries: 16,251 (34.08%)

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