U.S. Beacon July 16, 2024

Buena, NJ

Atlantic County, New Jersey

Latitude: 39.523475     Longitude: -74.945736
Population 3,848 (2005)
Elevation of Buena, New Jersey: 108 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3408680, place: Buena borough, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 1,019 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 68 (6.67%)
Kindergarten: 51 (5%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 485 (47.6%)
High school (grades 9-12): 295 (28.95%)
College or graduate school: 120 (11.78%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 2,552 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 443 (17.36%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 519 (20.34%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 877 (34.37%)
Some college, no degree: 352 (13.79%)
Associate degree: 137 (5.37%)
Bachelor's degree: 160 (6.27%)
Graduate or professional degree: 64 (2.51%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 62.3%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 3,068 (100%)
Never married: 943 (30.74%)
Now married, except separated: 1,424 (46.41%)
Separated: 106 (3.46%)
Total Widowed: 300 (9.78%)
Widowed Female: 248 (8.08%)
Total Divorced: 295 (9.62%)
Divorced Female: 178 (5.8%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 72 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 27 (37.5%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 2,875 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 309 (10.75%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 895 (100%)
--With a disability: 113 (12.63%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 2,124 (100%)
--With a disability: 500 (23.54%)
----Percent employed: 52.6%
--No disability: 1,624 (76.46%)
----Percent employed: 76.9%
Population 65 years and over: 603 (100%)
--With a disability: 283 (46.93%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 3,622 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 2,203 (60.82%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,322 (36.5%)
--Same county: 595 (16.43%)
--Different county: 727 (20.07%)
----Same state: 621 (17.15%)
----Different state: 106 (2.93%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 97 (2.68%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 3,873 (100%)
Native: 3,626 (93.62%)
--Born in United States: 3,364 (100%)
----State of residence: 2,752 (71.06%)
----Different state: 612 (15.8%)
--Born outside United States: 262 (6.76%)
Foreign born: 247 (6.38%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 118 (3.05%)
--Naturalized citizen: 20 (0.52%)
--Not a citizen: 227 (5.86%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 247 (100%)
Europe: 67 (27.13%)
Asia: 33 (13.36%)
Africa: 0 (0%)
Oceania: 0 (0%)
Latin America: 147 (59.51%)
Northern America: 0 (0%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 3,622 (100%)
English only: 2,761 (76.23%)
Language other than English: 861 (23.77%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 405 (11.18%)
--Spanish: 686 (18.94%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 322 (8.89%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 146 (4.03%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 79 (2.18%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 29 (0.8%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 4 (0.11%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 3,873 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 3,996% (103.18%)
Arab: 0 (0%)
Czech: 0 (0%)
Danish: 31 (0.8%)
Dutch: 45 (1.16%)
English: 125 (3.23%)
French (except Basque): 29 (0.75%)
French Canadian: 7 (0.18%)
German: 498 (12.86%)
Greek: 4 (0.1%)
Hungarian: 5 (0.13%)
Irish: 346 (8.93%)
Italian: 1,339 (34.57%)
Lithuanian: 6 (0.15%)
Norwegian: 16 (0.41%)
Polish: 185 (4.78%)
Portuguese: 7 (0.18%)
Russian: 40 (1.03%)
Scotch-Irish: 12 (0.31%)
Scottish: 9 (0.23%)
Slovak: 0 (0%)
Subsaharan African: 0 (0%)
Swedish: 9 (0.23%)
Swiss: 15 (0.39%)
Ukrainian: 46 (1.19%)
United States or American: 77 (1.99%)
Welsh: 30 (0.77%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 21 (0.54%)
Other ancestries: 1,094 (28.25%)

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