U.S. Beacon December 7, 2021

Emerson, NJ

Bergen County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.975140     Longitude: -74.027258
Population 7,334 (2005)
Elevation of Emerson, New Jersey: 50 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3421450, place: Emerson borough, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 1,630 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 146 (8.96%)
Kindergarten: 107 (6.56%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 690 (42.33%)
High school (grades 9-12): 373 (22.88%)
College or graduate school: 314 (19.26%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 5,166 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 224 (4.34%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 346 (6.7%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 1,274 (24.66%)
Some college, no degree: 952 (18.43%)
Associate degree: 290 (5.61%)
Bachelor's degree: 1,443 (27.93%)
Graduate or professional degree: 637 (12.33%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 89%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 40.3%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 5,791 (100%)
Never married: 1,136 (19.62%)
Now married, except separated: 3,796 (65.55%)
Separated: 59 (1.02%)
Total Widowed: 554 (9.57%)
Widowed Female: 452 (7.81%)
Total Divorced: 246 (4.25%)
Divorced Female: 162 (2.8%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 114 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 0 (0%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 5,521 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 720 (13.04%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 1,343 (100%)
--With a disability: 28 (2.08%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 4,006 (100%)
--With a disability: 360 (8.99%)
----Percent employed: 55.8%
--No disability: 3,646 (91.01%)
----Percent employed: 79.3%
Population 65 years and over: 1,065 (100%)
--With a disability: 396 (37.18%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 6,691 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 4,691 (70.11%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 1,946 (29.08%)
--Same county: 1,431 (21.39%)
--Different county: 515 (7.7%)
----Same state: 270 (4.04%)
----Different state: 245 (3.66%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 54 (0.81%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 7,197 (100%)
Native: 6,072 (84.37%)
--Born in United States: 6,022 (100%)
----State of residence: 3,760 (52.24%)
----Different state: 2,262 (31.43%)
--Born outside United States: 50 (0.69%)
Foreign born: 1,125 (15.63%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 188 (2.61%)
--Naturalized citizen: 629 (8.74%)
--Not a citizen: 496 (6.89%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 1,125 (100%)
Europe: 398 (35.38%)
Asia: 552 (49.07%)
Africa: 16 (1.42%)
Oceania: 17 (1.51%)
Latin America: 134 (11.91%)
Northern America: 8 (0.71%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 6,691 (100%)
English only: 5,253 (78.51%)
Language other than English: 1,438 (21.49%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 532 (7.95%)
--Spanish: 304 (4.54%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 116 (1.73%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 610 (9.12%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 165 (2.47%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 379 (5.66%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 157 (2.35%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 7,197 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 8,945% (124.29%)
Arab: 90 (1.25%)
Czech: 94 (1.31%)
Danish: 19 (0.26%)
Dutch: 34 (0.47%)
English: 431 (5.99%)
French (except Basque): 87 (1.21%)
French Canadian: 20 (0.28%)
German: 1,184 (16.45%)
Greek: 188 (2.61%)
Hungarian: 121 (1.68%)
Irish: 1,637 (22.75%)
Italian: 2,091 (29.05%)
Lithuanian: 25 (0.35%)
Norwegian: 75 (1.04%)
Polish: 309 (4.29%)
Portuguese: 66 (0.92%)
Russian: 224 (3.11%)
Scotch-Irish: 89 (1.24%)
Scottish: 40 (0.56%)
Slovak: 40 (0.56%)
Subsaharan African: 5 (0.07%)
Swedish: 53 (0.74%)
Swiss: 16 (0.22%)
Ukrainian: 47 (0.65%)
United States or American: 277 (3.85%)
Welsh: 6 (0.08%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 17 (0.24%)
Other ancestries: 1,660 (23.07%)

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