Population Demographics for Jersey City, New Jersey in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population247,597100
White80,88532
Hispanic or Latino68,25627
Black or African American64,00225
Asian58,59523
Some Other Race31,72612
Two or More Races10,9564
American Indian1,272Below 1%
Three or more races741Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander161Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population122,298125,299247,597
White41,81139,07480,885
Hispanic or Latino33,32934,92768,256
Black or African American29,12234,88064,002
Asian29,72028,87558,595
Some Other Race15,54816,17831,726
Two or More Races5,3765,58010,956
American Indian6406321,272
Three or more races329412741
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander8180161

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Jersey City

 
Total Population:247,597
Male Population:122,298
Female Population:125,299

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Jersey City

 
Both sexes33
Male32
Female33

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Jersey City

 
Total Population:244,754
Male Population:120,921
Under 5 years:8,855
5 to 9 years:6,807
10 to 14 years:6,606
15 to 17 years:4,331
18 and 19 years:2,794
20 years:1,450
21 years:1,509
22 to 24 years:5,965
25 to 29 years:14,539
30 to 34 years:13,900
35 to 39 years:10,519
40 to 44 years:8,719
45 to 49 years:8,045
50 to 54 years:7,080
55 to 59 years:6,013
60 and 61 years:2,193
62 to 64 years:2,781
65 and 66 years:1,536
67 to 69 years:1,886
70 to 74 years:2,282
75 to 79 years:1,536
80 to 84 years:935
85 years and over:640
Female Population:123,833
Under 5 years:8,565
5 to 9 years:6,525
10 to 14 years:6,388
15 to 17 years:4,107
18 and 19 years:2,797
20 years:1,499
21 years:1,552
22 to 24 years:6,206
25 to 29 years:14,047
30 to 34 years:12,854
35 to 39 years:9,760
40 to 44 years:8,506
45 to 49 years:7,985
50 to 54 years:7,678
55 to 59 years:6,869
60 and 61 years:2,460
62 to 64 years:3,318
65 and 66 years:1,773
67 to 69 years:2,311
70 to 74 years:3,198
75 to 79 years:2,170
80 to 84 years:1,723
85 years and over:1,542

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Jersey City

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Jersey City

 
Total:96,859
Family led homes:57,671
Husband-wife family:34,422
Other family:23,249
Population of male led with no wife present:5,599
Population female led with no husband present:17,650
Population of Nonfamily homes:39,188
Population living alone:29,205
Population not living alone:9,983

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Jersey City with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:96,859
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:30,250
Population of family homes:30,052
Husband-wife family:16,378
Under 6 years only:6,281
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,196
6 to 17 years only:6,901
Other family:13,674
Male householder, no wife present:2,552
Under 6 years only:825
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:480
6 to 17 years only:1,247
Female led with no husband present:11,122
Under 6 years only:2,418
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,544
6 to 17 years only:6,160
Nonfamily households:198
Male led households:131
Under 6 years only:43
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:6
6 to 17 years only:82
Female led householder:67
Under 6 years only:25
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:41
Households with no people under 18 years:66,609
Family households:27,619
Husband-wife family:18,044
Other family:9,575
Male led with no wife present:3,047
Female led with no husband present:6,528
Nonfamily households:38,990
Male led householder:20,751
Female led householder:18,239

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Jersey City, by type

 
Total Home Population:96,859
Population of Family homes:57,671
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,817
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:14,172
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:14,172
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:11,886
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:4,782
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,902
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,483
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,914
Population of 85 year olds and over:543
Population of Nonfamily Homes:39,188
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,154
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:11,188
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:6,981
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:6,177
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,939
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:2,571
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:3,732
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,417
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,029

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Jersey City containing people over 60

 
Total Population:96,859
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:25,068
1-person household:9,071
2-or-more-person household:15,997
Family households:15,079
Nonfamily households:918
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:71,791
1-person household:20,134
2-or-more-person household:51,657
Family homes:42,592
Nonfamily homes:9,065

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Jersey City with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:96,859
Home has three or more generations:5,446
Home does not have three or more generations:91,413

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Jersey City under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:52,145
Unmarried partner of home lead present:4,810
In family homes:4,740
Population of male led and male partner homes:126
Population of male led and female partner households:1,741
Population of female led and female partner households:238
Population of female led and male partner households:2,635
In nonfamily homes:70
Population of male led and male partner homes:3
Population of male led and female partner homes:52
Population of female led and female partner homes:5
Population of female led and male partner homes:10
No unmarried partner of home lead present:47,335
In family homes:47,176
Population of husband-wife family homes:28,207
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:2,317
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:16,652
In nonfamily homes:159

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Jersey City

 
Total Population:184,535
Population Under 18 years:51,551
Population 18 years and over:132,984

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Jersey City have lived in one place.

 
Total:96,859
Population of Owner occupied homes:28,597
Family home:19,463
Nonfamily homess:9,134
Male led home:4,510
Living alone:3,326
Not living alone:1,184
Female led home:4,624
Living alone:3,937
Not living alone:687
Population of Renter occupied homes:68,262
Family run homes:38,208
Husband-wife family:20,284
Other family:17,924
Male led with no wife present:4,055
Female led with no husband present:13,869
Nonfamily Homes:30,054
Male led homes:16,372
Male living alone:11,256
Male not living alone:5,116
Female led homes:13,682
Females living alone:10,686
Females not living alone:2,996