Population Trends, 1990 to 2018

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Atlantic County, NJ, 1990-2018

Demographic category 1990 population 2018 population Total change over period Annualized change
Count Share Count Share Count % of group Count % of group
Total 225,431 100.00% 265,429 100.00% 39,99817.74%1,4290.59%
White 179,341 79.55% 191,964 72.32% 12,6237.04%4510.24%
White, non-Hispanic 165,841 73.57% 150,697 56.77% -15,144-9.13%-541-0.34%
Black 40,409 17.93% 48,228 18.17% 7,81919.35%2790.63%
American Indian / Alaska Native 606 0.27% 2,120 0.80% 1,514249.83%544.57%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 5,075 2.25% 23,117 8.71% 18,042355.51%6445.56%
Hispanic 16,397 7.27% 51,019 19.22% 34,622211.15%1,2374.14%
Non-Hispanic 209,034 92.73% 214,410 80.78% 5,3762.57%1920.09%
Ages 0-17 52,097 23.11% 56,347 21.23% 4,2508.16%1520.28%
Ages 18-24 23,602 10.47% 23,894 9.00% 2921.24%100.04%
Ages 25-44 74,596 33.09% 61,441 23.15% -13,155-17.63%-470-0.69%
Ages 45-64 42,732 18.96% 76,136 28.68% 33,40478.17%1,1932.08%
Ages 65 and older 32,404 14.37% 47,611 17.94% 15,20746.93%5431.38%