U.S. Beacon January 19, 2022

Washington Township, NJ

New Jersey

Latitude: 40.991253     Longitude: -74.059843
Population 8,938 (2000)



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3477510, place: Washington Township CDP, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 2,055 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 297 (14.45%)
Kindergarten: 98 (4.77%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 911 (44.33%)
High school (grades 9-12): 352 (17.13%)
College or graduate school: 397 (19.32%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 6,489 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 151 (2.33%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 238 (3.67%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 1,686 (25.98%)
Some college, no degree: 1,118 (17.23%)
Associate degree: 392 (6.04%)
Bachelor's degree: 1,824 (28.11%)
Graduate or professional degree: 1,080 (16.64%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 94%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 44.8%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 7,191 (100%)
Never married: 1,306 (18.16%)
Now married, except separated: 5,043 (70.13%)
Separated: 23 (0.32%)
Total Widowed: 518 (7.2%)
Widowed Female: 432 (6.01%)
Total Divorced: 301 (4.19%)
Divorced Female: 173 (2.41%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 163 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 26 (15.95%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 6,917 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 887 (12.82%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 1,561 (100%)
--With a disability: 54 (3.46%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 5,253 (100%)
--With a disability: 453 (8.62%)
----Percent employed: 74%
--No disability: 4,800 (91.38%)
----Percent employed: 78.5%
Population 65 years and over: 1,525 (100%)
--With a disability: 382 (25.05%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 8,339 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 6,017 (72.15%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 2,228 (26.72%)
--Same county: 1,732 (20.77%)
--Different county: 496 (5.95%)
----Same state: 217 (2.6%)
----Different state: 279 (3.35%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 94 (1.13%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 8,938 (100%)
Native: 7,672 (85.84%)
--Born in United States: 7,607 (100%)
----State of residence: 4,553 (50.94%)
----Different state: 3,054 (34.17%)
--Born outside United States: 65 (0.73%)
Foreign born: 1,266 (14.16%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 237 (2.65%)
--Naturalized citizen: 873 (9.77%)
--Not a citizen: 393 (4.4%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 1,266 (100%)
Europe: 369 (29.15%)
Asia: 710 (56.08%)
Africa: 53 (4.19%)
Oceania: 6 (0.47%)
Latin America: 110 (8.69%)
Northern America: 18 (1.42%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 8,339 (100%)
English only: 6,774 (81.23%)
Language other than English: 1,565 (18.77%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 506 (6.07%)
--Spanish: 162 (1.94%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 40 (0.48%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 623 (7.47%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 146 (1.75%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 530 (6.36%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 260 (3.12%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 8,938 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 11,259% (125.97%)
Arab: 316 (3.54%)
Czech: 114 (1.28%)
Danish: 19 (0.21%)
Dutch: 205 (2.29%)
English: 407 (4.55%)
French (except Basque): 128 (1.43%)
French Canadian: 71 (0.79%)
German: 1,717 (19.21%)
Greek: 113 (1.26%)
Hungarian: 152 (1.7%)
Irish: 1,970 (22.04%)
Italian: 2,611 (29.21%)
Lithuanian: 19 (0.21%)
Norwegian: 60 (0.67%)
Polish: 382 (4.27%)
Portuguese: 43 (0.48%)
Russian: 313 (3.5%)
Scotch-Irish: 127 (1.42%)
Scottish: 70 (0.78%)
Slovak: 18 (0.2%)
Subsaharan African: 45 (0.5%)
Swedish: 59 (0.66%)
Swiss: 69 (0.77%)
Ukrainian: 22 (0.25%)
United States or American: 225 (2.52%)
Welsh: 35 (0.39%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 12 (0.13%)
Other ancestries: 1,937 (21.67%)

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