U.S. Beacon December 1, 2021

Hillside, NJ

Union County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.695552     Longitude: -74.228561
Population 21,747 (2000)
Elevation of Hillside, New Jersey: 100 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3432010, place: Hillside CDP, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 6,044 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 343 (5.68%)
Kindergarten: 410 (6.78%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 2,478 (41%)
High school (grades 9-12): 1,482 (24.52%)
College or graduate school: 1,331 (22.02%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 14,279 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 1,435 (10.05%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 1,975 (13.83%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 4,664 (32.66%)
Some college, no degree: 2,859 (20.02%)
Associate degree: 701 (4.91%)
Bachelor's degree: 1,849 (12.95%)
Graduate or professional degree: 796 (5.57%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 76.1%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 17,148 (100%)
Never married: 5,464 (31.86%)
Now married, except separated: 8,823 (51.45%)
Separated: 457 (2.67%)
Total Widowed: 1,361 (7.94%)
Widowed Female: 1,062 (6.19%)
Total Divorced: 1,043 (6.08%)
Divorced Female: 701 (4.09%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 943 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 383 (40.62%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 16,203 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 1,553 (9.58%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 5,071 (100%)
--With a disability: 408 (8.05%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 12,863 (100%)
--With a disability: 2,198 (17.09%)
----Percent employed: 60%
--No disability: 10,665 (82.91%)
----Percent employed: 77.3%
Population 65 years and over: 2,377 (100%)
--With a disability: 990 (41.65%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 20,329 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 13,308 (65.46%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 6,243 (30.71%)
--Same county: 2,743 (13.49%)
--Different county: 3,500 (17.22%)
----Same state: 2,968 (14.6%)
----Different state: 532 (2.62%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 778 (3.83%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 21,747 (100%)
Native: 15,788 (72.6%)
--Born in United States: 15,414 (100%)
----State of residence: 11,175 (51.39%)
----Different state: 4,239 (19.49%)
--Born outside United States: 374 (1.72%)
Foreign born: 5,959 (27.4%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 1,400 (6.44%)
--Naturalized citizen: 3,124 (14.37%)
--Not a citizen: 2,835 (13.04%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 5,959 (100%)
Europe: 1,992 (33.43%)
Asia: 699 (11.73%)
Africa: 451 (7.57%)
Oceania: 19 (0.32%)
Latin America: 2,739 (45.96%)
Northern America: 59 (0.99%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 20,329 (100%)
English only: 12,433 (61.16%)
Language other than English: 7,896 (38.84%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3,239 (15.93%)
--Spanish: 2,791 (13.73%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,166 (5.74%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 4,173 (20.53%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,847 (9.09%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 449 (2.21%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 125 (0.61%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 21,747 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 21,298% (97.94%)
Arab: 151 (0.69%)
Czech: 62 (0.29%)
Danish: 0 (0%)
Dutch: 35 (0.16%)
English: 205 (0.94%)
French (except Basque): 64 (0.29%)
French Canadian: 0 (0%)
German: 462 (2.12%)
Greek: 64 (0.29%)
Hungarian: 101 (0.46%)
Irish: 707 (3.25%)
Italian: 896 (4.12%)
Lithuanian: 27 (0.12%)
Norwegian: 34 (0.16%)
Polish: 1,095 (5.04%)
Portuguese: 2,391 (10.99%)
Russian: 229 (1.05%)
Scotch-Irish: 68 (0.31%)
Scottish: 6 (0.03%)
Slovak: 99 (0.46%)
Subsaharan African: 615 (2.83%)
Swedish: 3 (0.01%)
Swiss: 28 (0.13%)
Ukrainian: 136 (0.63%)
United States or American: 503 (2.31%)
Welsh: 46 (0.21%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 928 (4.27%)
Other ancestries: 12,343 (56.76%)

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