Census 2010 Profile Report

For geographies:

New Jersey (04000US34)

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Demographic

SubjectNew Jersey
NumberPercent
D1. TOTAL POPULATION TRENDS, ETC.

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P12

Total population8,791,894
Total population, 20008,414,350
Change in population, 2000-2010377,5444.5
Males4,279,60048.7
Females4,512,29451.3
Population density1,196
Land area (square miles)7,354
D2. AGE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P12 P13

Persons under 5 years old541,0206.2
Persons 5 to 9 years old564,7506.4
Persons 10 to 14 years old587,3356.7
Persons 15 to 17 years old372,1094.2
Persons 18 to 19 years old225,9902.6
Persons 20 to 24 years old541,2386.2
Persons 25 to 34 years old1,109,80112.6
Persons 35 to 44 years old1,238,29714.1
Persons 45 to 54 years old1,379,19615.7
Persons 55 to 59 years old565,6236.4
Persons 60 to 64 years old480,5425.5
Persons 65 to 74 years old611,4347.0
Persons 75 to 84 years old394,9484.5
Persons 85 and older179,6112.0
Median age39
Children under 18 years old2,065,21423.5
Persons 15 to 19 years old598,0996.8
Persons 18 to 24 years old767,2288.7
Persons 25 to 44 years old2,348,09826.7
Persons 45 to 64 years old2,425,36127.6
Persons 18 and older6,726,68076.5
Males 18 and older3,223,12336.7
Females 18 and older3,503,55739.8
Persons 21 and older6,391,93072.7
Persons 62 and older1,465,45116.7
Persons 65 and older1,185,99313.5
Males 65 and older493,43441.6
Females 65 and older692,55958.4
D3. RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P3 P6 PCT8 PCT5

One race8,551,59197.3
White6,029,24868.6
Black or African American1,204,82613.7
American Indian / Alaska Native29,0260.3
Asian725,7268.3
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander3,043
Some other race559,7226.4
Two or more races240,3032.7
White (alone or in combination)6,210,99570.6
Black (alone or in combination)1,300,36314.8
American Indian / Alaska Native (alone or in combination)70,7160.8
Asian (alone or in combination)795,1639.0
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander (alone or in combination)12,9990.1
Some other race (alone or in combination)660,1717.5
Native Hawaiian674
Guamanian or Chamorro915
Samoan234
Other Pacific Islander1,193
Asian Indian292,2563.3
Chinese124,8581.4
Filipino110,6501.3
Japanese13,1460.1
Korean93,6791.1
Vietnamese20,6280.2
Other Asian61,1400.7
D4. HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P4 PCT11 P5

Hispanic or Latino (of any race)1,555,14417.7
Mexican217,7152.5
Puerto Rican434,0924.9
Cuban83,3620.9
Other Hispanic or Latino819,9759.3
Not Hispanic or Latino7,236,75082.3
White alone, not Hispanic5,214,87859.3

Housing

SubjectNew Jersey
NumberPercent
H1. HOUSEHOLD COMPOSITION

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P29 P31 P27 P34 PCT19

Total persons in households8,605,01897.9
Householder3,214,36036.6
Spouse1,643,37718.7
Child2,690,79730.6
Own child under 181,854,73021.1
Other relatives617,2587.0
Nonrelatives439,2265.0
Nonrelatives under 1824,7330.3
Nonrelatives over 6521,8890.2
Unmarried partner190,2832.2
H2. HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE

Universe: Households

Reference tables: P15 P18 P21 P20 P25

Total households3,214,360
Family households2,226,60669.3
With own children under 181,025,52431.9
Married-couple family1,643,37751.1
With own children under 18748,76523.3
Female householder, no husband present429,09513.3
With own children under 18213,7446.6
Nonfamily households987,75430.7
Unmarried-partner households190,2835.9
Same-sex unmarried-partner households24,1120.8
Householder living alone811,22125.2
Householder 65 years and older742,14223.1
Households with individuals under 181,126,32535.0
Households with individuals 65 and older864,30926.9
Average household size3
Average family size3
H3. GROUP QUARTERS

Universe: Total population

Reference tables: P42

Population in group quarters186,8762.1
Institutionalized population100,6211.1
Population In correctional institutions52,0230.6
Population in nursing homes45,5120.5
Population in other institutions3,086
Noninstitutionalized group quarters population 86,2551.0
College dormitories, including off-campus college quarters55,4830.6
Military quarters1,452
Other noninstitutional group quarters population29,3200.3
H4. HOUSING OCCUPANCY AND TENURE

Universe: Housing units

Reference tables: H3 H4 H5 H12

Total housing units3,553,562
Occupied housing units3,214,36090.5
Owner-occupied housing units2,102,46565.4
Renter-occupied housing units1,111,89534.6
Vacant housing units339,2029.5
Vacant for rent92,1182.6
Vacant for sale39,2601.1
Vacant for seasonal, recreational or occasional use134,9033.8
Total owner units, including units for sale2,141,72560.3
Total rental units, including units vacant for rent1,204,01333.9
Homeowner vacancy rate1.83
Rental vacancy rate7.65
Population in owner-occupied units5,859,33766.6
Population in rented units2,745,68131.2
Average size of owner-occupied units2.79