U.S. Beacon December 5, 2021

Montclair, NJ

Essex County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.822249     Longitude: -74.211989
Population 38,977 (2000)
Elevation of Montclair, New Jersey: 300 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3447490, place: Montclair CDP, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 11,329 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 1,300 (11.47%)
Kindergarten: 686 (6.06%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 4,543 (40.1%)
High school (grades 9-12): 1,996 (17.62%)
College or graduate school: 2,804 (24.75%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 26,652 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 799 (3%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 1,328 (4.98%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 4,293 (16.11%)
Some college, no degree: 3,845 (14.43%)
Associate degree: 1,096 (4.11%)
Bachelor's degree: 8,058 (30.23%)
Graduate or professional degree: 7,233 (27.14%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 92%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 57.4%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 30,578 (100%)
Never married: 9,514 (31.11%)
Now married, except separated: 15,650 (51.18%)
Separated: 774 (2.53%)
Total Widowed: 2,069 (6.77%)
Widowed Female: 1,759 (5.75%)
Total Divorced: 2,571 (8.41%)
Divorced Female: 1,735 (5.67%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 625 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 183 (29.28%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 29,175 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 2,885 (9.89%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 8,219 (100%)
--With a disability: 710 (8.64%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 23,399 (100%)
--With a disability: 2,817 (12.04%)
----Percent employed: 67.8%
--No disability: 20,582 (87.96%)
----Percent employed: 82.1%
Population 65 years and over: 4,456 (100%)
--With a disability: 1,501 (33.68%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 36,359 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 20,723 (57%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 14,217 (39.1%)
--Same county: 7,512 (20.66%)
--Different county: 6,705 (18.44%)
----Same state: 2,650 (7.29%)
----Different state: 4,055 (11.15%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 1,419 (3.9%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 39,068 (100%)
Native: 33,389 (85.46%)
--Born in United States: 32,826 (100%)
----State of residence: 17,746 (45.42%)
----Different state: 15,080 (38.6%)
--Born outside United States: 563 (1.44%)
Foreign born: 5,679 (14.54%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 1,950 (4.99%)
--Naturalized citizen: 2,892 (7.4%)
--Not a citizen: 2,787 (7.13%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 5,679 (100%)
Europe: 1,452 (25.57%)
Asia: 909 (16.01%)
Africa: 501 (8.82%)
Oceania: 20 (0.35%)
Latin America: 2,567 (45.2%)
Northern America: 230 (4.05%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 36,359 (100%)
English only: 30,751 (84.58%)
Language other than English: 5,608 (15.42%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,237 (3.4%)
--Spanish: 1,893 (5.21%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 525 (1.44%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 2,596 (7.14%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 490 (1.35%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 507 (1.39%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 132 (0.36%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 39,068 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 43,963% (112.53%)
Arab: 283 (0.72%)
Czech: 139 (0.36%)
Danish: 88 (0.23%)
Dutch: 413 (1.06%)
English: 2,975 (7.61%)
French (except Basque): 908 (2.32%)
French Canadian: 165 (0.42%)
German: 3,604 (9.22%)
Greek: 137 (0.35%)
Hungarian: 275 (0.7%)
Irish: 5,339 (13.67%)
Italian: 3,948 (10.11%)
Lithuanian: 237 (0.61%)
Norwegian: 343 (0.88%)
Polish: 1,900 (4.86%)
Portuguese: 52 (0.13%)
Russian: 1,604 (4.11%)
Scotch-Irish: 504 (1.29%)
Scottish: 937 (2.4%)
Slovak: 93 (0.24%)
Subsaharan African: 899 (2.3%)
Swedish: 271 (0.69%)
Swiss: 206 (0.53%)
Ukrainian: 278 (0.71%)
United States or American: 967 (2.48%)
Welsh: 180 (0.46%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 2,015 (5.16%)
Other ancestries: 15,203 (38.91%)

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