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People in New Jersey

The population in New Jersey is 8,958,010. There are 1,218 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in New Jersey is 39.3, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in New Jersey is 2.7, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in New Jersey
- 51.3% are married
- 8.5% are divorced
- 34.2% are married with children
- 15.1% have children, but are single
Race in New Jersey

- 57.8% are white
- 12.8% are black
- 8.7% are asian
- 0.1% are native american
- 0.4% claim Other
- 18.6% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

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  PEOPLENew Jersey, New JerseyUnited States
  Population8,958,013321,418,820
  Population - 20108,721,577308,745,538
  Population - 20008,414,350285,036,114
  Population - 19907,723,894251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now15.98%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now6.46%12.76%
  Pop. Density1,21891
  Land Area7,3543,531,905
  Water Area1,368264,837
  Median Age39.337.4
  Female Population51.25%50.81%
  Male Population48.75%49.19%
  RACE
  White57.83%62.77%
  Black12.77%12.24%
  Asian8.74%4.95%
  Native American0.12%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.02%0.16%
  Other0.004310.00195
  Two or More Races1.51%2.13%
  Hispanic18.59%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic81.41%83.10%
  FAMILY
  Households3,188,500116,211,000
  Family Households2,208,08076,958,100
  Non Family Households980,42339,253,000
  Household Size2.722.63
  Married Population51.31%50.58%
  Single Population48.69%49.42%
  Now Married49.32%48.41%
  Married but Separated1.99%2.17%
  Never Married33.86%32.55%
  Widowed6.32%5.95%
  Divorced8.52%10.92%
  Married, w/children34.17%31.68%
  Married, no children39.38%41.44%
  Single, w/children15.08%16.94%
  Single, no children11.37%9.95%
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