New Jersey, US state

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Demographics of New Jersey

Total Population

New Jersey state has a total of 8,960,161 citizens as per 2017 US census data. This is 2.8% of the total 321,004,407 United States of America country citizens.
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Gender

New Jersey state has a total of 3,532,645 (48.3%) male and 3,781,770 (51.7%) female citizens as per 2017 US census data. In comparison proportions of United States of America country citizens are: 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
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Income

As per 2017 US census data New Jersey state dominant household income ranges are: $60 000 to $99 999 (21.1%), $40 000 to $59 999 (13%) and $200 000 or more (11.9%).
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Median Age

New Jersey state average male age is 38 and average female age 41.2 as per 2017 US census data. In comparison United States of America country average male age 38 and average female age is 41.2.
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Age Groups

As per 2017 US census data New Jersey state dominant age group ranges are: < 18 (22.3%), 50 - 64 (20.7%) and 35 - 49 (20.2%).
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Marital Status

As per 2017 US census data New Jersey state dominant marital statuses are: Now married (51%) and Never married (34.4%).
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Education

As per 2017 US census data New Jersey state dominant household education levels are: High-school Diploma (25.4%), Bachelor's degree (23.4%) and Unfinished College (16.6%).
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Languages Spoken

As per 2017 US census data New Jersey state dominant spoken languages are: only English (69%), Spanish (16.1%) and Other Indo-European (8.3%).
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Ethnic Diversity

As per 2017 US census data New Jersey state dominant ethnic diversity groups are: White (67.9%), Black or African American (13.5%) and Asian (9.4%).
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Household Types

New Jersey state family households are 69.3 and non-family households 30.7 as per 2017 US census data. In comparison United States of America country family households contains 65.9% and non-family households 34.1%.
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Employment Industries

As per 2017 US census data New Jersey state dominant household income ranges are: Health care and social assistance (13.8%), Retail trade (11.1%), Educational services (9.9%) and Professional scientific and technical services (8.9%).
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Means of Transportation

As per 2017 US census data New Jersey state dominant types of transportation to work are: Car truck or van (83%).
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Time of Commute

As per 2017 US census data New Jersey state dominant travel time to work ranges are: > 60 minutes, 30-35 minutes and 20-25 minutes.
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Cities & Towns in New Jersey