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  PEOPLE OVERVIEW
  

The 2016 New Jersey, New Jersey, population is 8,958,010. There are 1,218 people per square mile (population density).

Family in New Jersey, New Jersey

The median age is 39.3. The US median is 37.4. 51.31% of people in New Jersey, New Jersey, are married. 8.52% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.72 people. 34.17% of people are married, with children. 15.08% have children, but are single.

Race in New Jersey, New Jersey

57.83% of people are white, 12.77% are black, 8.74% are asian, 0.12% are native american, and 0.43% claim 'Other'.

18.59% of the people in New Jersey, New Jersey, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 81.41% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLENew Jersey, New JerseyUnited States
  Population  8,958,013321,418,820
  Population - 2010  8,721,577308,745,538
  Population - 2000  8,414,350285,036,114
  Population - 1990  7,723,894251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  15.98%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  6.46%12.76%
  Pop. Density  1,21891
  Land Area  7,3543,531,905
  Water Area  1,368264,837
  Median Age  39.337.4
  Female Population  51.25%50.81%
  Male Population  48.75%49.19%
  ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
  Age 0 to 4  6.04%6.36%
  Age 5 to 9  6.27%6.51%
  Age 10 to 14  6.56%6.59%
  Age 15 to 17  4.08%4.03%
  Age 18 to 20  3.86%4.35%
  Age 21 to 24  4.99%5.61%
  Age 25 to 34  12.77%13.47%
  Age 35 to 44  13.53%12.97%
  Age 45 to 54  15.37%14.09%
  Age 55 to 59  6.77%6.57%
  Age 60 to 64  5.70%5.72%
  Age 65 to 74  7.55%7.64%
  Age 75 to 84  4.40%4.26%
  Age 85 and over  2.13%1.85%
  RACE
  White  57.83%62.77%
  Black  12.77%12.24%
  Asian  8.74%4.95%
  Native American  0.12%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.02%0.16%
  Other  0.43%0.20%
  Two or More Races  1.51%2.13%
  Hispanic  18.59%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  81.41%83.10%
  FAMILY
  Households  3,188,500116,211,000
  Family Households  2,208,08076,958,100
  Non Family Households  980,42339,253,000
  Household Size  2.722.63
  Married Population  51.31%50.58%
  Single Population  48.69%49.42%
  Now Married  49.32%48.41%
  Married but Separated  1.99%2.17%
  Never Married  33.86%32.55%
  Widowed  6.32%5.95%
  Divorced  8.52%10.92%
  Married, w/children  34.17%31.68%
  Married, no children  39.38%41.44%
  Single, w/children  15.08%16.94%
  Single, no children  11.37%9.95%

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  PEOPLE COMMENTS
  
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
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Central New Jersey
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I grew up in Hillsborough, New Jersey, but then I had to move to a small town in Minnesota. I miss New Jersey so much, traffic, noise and all. There is always... (read more)
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