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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).

  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%
  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%
  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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Expensive - 2/14/2016
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Health - 9/12/2015
I live in Linden. Ilook at Sperling's reviews often. I like Linden.However how can Linden's air quality go from 24 to 92.2 in one year? Did they tear down the refineries... (Read More)

Cowboy over a Barrel - 9/8/2015
Taxes, taxes and more taxes.. They have yet to come up with a tax to breath the filthy air. Property taxes are a rip off! And you can not win with the school mob or... (Read More)

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