U.S. Beacon November 29, 2021

Washington, NJ

Warren County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.760532     Longitude: -74.979231
Population 6,876 (2005)
Elevation of Washington, New Jersey: 463 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3477270, place: Washington borough, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 1,723 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 112 (6.5%)
Kindergarten: 89 (5.17%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 828 (48.06%)
High school (grades 9-12): 408 (23.68%)
College or graduate school: 286 (16.6%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 4,414 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 189 (4.28%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 542 (12.28%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 1,556 (35.25%)
Some college, no degree: 839 (19.01%)
Associate degree: 287 (6.5%)
Bachelor's degree: 653 (14.79%)
Graduate or professional degree: 348 (7.88%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 83.4%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 22.7%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 5,261 (100%)
Never married: 1,509 (28.68%)
Now married, except separated: 2,633 (50.05%)
Separated: 189 (3.59%)
Total Widowed: 392 (7.45%)
Widowed Female: 312 (5.93%)
Total Divorced: 538 (10.23%)
Divorced Female: 332 (6.31%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 85 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 0 (0%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 4,949 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 549 (11.09%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 1,555 (100%)
--With a disability: 53 (3.41%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 4,039 (100%)
--With a disability: 661 (16.37%)
----Percent employed: 68.4%
--No disability: 3,378 (83.63%)
----Percent employed: 80.8%
Population 65 years and over: 698 (100%)
--With a disability: 313 (44.84%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 6,292 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 3,388 (53.85%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 2,760 (43.87%)
--Same county: 1,404 (22.31%)
--Different county: 1,356 (21.55%)
----Same state: 867 (13.78%)
----Different state: 489 (7.77%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 144 (2.29%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 6,712 (100%)
Native: 6,120 (91.18%)
--Born in United States: 6,068 (100%)
----State of residence: 4,457 (66.4%)
----Different state: 1,611 (24%)
--Born outside United States: 52 (0.77%)
Foreign born: 592 (8.82%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 214 (3.19%)
--Naturalized citizen: 309 (4.6%)
--Not a citizen: 283 (4.22%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 592 (100%)
Europe: 265 (44.76%)
Asia: 91 (15.37%)
Africa: 7 (1.18%)
Oceania: 7 (1.18%)
Latin America: 192 (32.43%)
Northern America: 30 (5.07%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 6,292 (100%)
English only: 5,655 (89.88%)
Language other than English: 637 (10.12%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 182 (2.89%)
--Spanish: 171 (2.72%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 48 (0.76%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 421 (6.69%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 106 (1.68%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 38 (0.6%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 28 (0.45%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 6,712 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 7,743% (115.36%)
Arab: 41 (0.61%)
Czech: 35 (0.52%)
Danish: 70 (1.04%)
Dutch: 152 (2.26%)
English: 579 (8.63%)
French (except Basque): 245 (3.65%)
French Canadian: 46 (0.69%)
German: 1,362 (20.29%)
Greek: 0 (0%)
Hungarian: 144 (2.15%)
Irish: 1,093 (16.28%)
Italian: 1,111 (16.55%)
Lithuanian: 15 (0.22%)
Norwegian: 26 (0.39%)
Polish: 617 (9.19%)
Portuguese: 8 (0.12%)
Russian: 84 (1.25%)
Scotch-Irish: 91 (1.36%)
Scottish: 108 (1.61%)
Slovak: 42 (0.63%)
Subsaharan African: 22 (0.33%)
Swedish: 48 (0.72%)
Swiss: 0 (0%)
Ukrainian: 100 (1.49%)
United States or American: 361 (5.38%)
Welsh: 196 (2.92%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 74 (1.1%)
Other ancestries: 1,073 (15.99%)

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