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Population Demographics for Rahway, New Jersey in 2017, 2018

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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population27,346100
Black or African American8,45730
Hispanic or Latino6,43323
Some Other Race2,2888
Two or More Races1,0363

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

Total Population13,03614,31027,346
Black or African American3,8214,6368,457
Hispanic or Latino3,1733,2606,433
Some Other Race1,1631,1252,288
Two or More Races5095271,036

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Rahway

Total Population:27,346
Male Population:13,036
Female Population:14,310

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Rahway

Both sexes38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Rahway

Total Population:27,222
Male Population:12,980
Under 5 years:862
5 to 9 years:780
10 to 14 years:836
15 to 17 years:601
18 and 19 years:358
20 years:184
21 years:164
22 to 24 years:507
25 to 29 years:898
30 to 34 years:981
35 to 39 years:964
40 to 44 years:924
45 to 49 years:1,023
50 to 54 years:1,006
55 to 59 years:823
60 and 61 years:300
62 to 64 years:404
65 and 66 years:187
67 to 69 years:244
70 to 74 years:296
75 to 79 years:261
80 to 84 years:213
85 years and over:164
Female Population:14,242
Under 5 years:750
5 to 9 years:749
10 to 14 years:810
15 to 17 years:575
18 and 19 years:319
20 years:161
21 years:133
22 to 24 years:504
25 to 29 years:964
30 to 34 years:1,078
35 to 39 years:972
40 to 44 years:1,038
45 to 49 years:1,125
50 to 54 years:1,108
55 to 59 years:982
60 and 61 years:317
62 to 64 years:406
65 and 66 years:251
67 to 69 years:332
70 to 74 years:464
75 to 79 years:419
80 to 84 years:393
85 years and over:392

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Rahway

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Rahway

Family led homes:6,812
Husband-wife family:4,470
Other family:2,342
Population of male led with no wife present:575
Population female led with no husband present:1,767
Population of Nonfamily homes:3,721
Population living alone:3,112
Population not living alone:609

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

Total occupied homes in Rahway with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:3,364
Population of family homes:3,342
Husband-wife family:2,063
Under 6 years only:494
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:463
6 to 17 years only:1,106
Other family:1,279
Male householder, no wife present:270
Under 6 years only:61
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:49
6 to 17 years only:160
Female led with no husband present:1,009
Under 6 years only:177
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:193
6 to 17 years only:639
Nonfamily households:22
Male led households:17
Under 6 years only:5
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:12
Female led householder:5
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:4
Households with no people under 18 years:7,169
Family households:3,470
Husband-wife family:2,407
Other family:1,063
Male led with no wife present:305
Female led with no husband present:758
Nonfamily households:3,699
Male led householder:1,602
Female led householder:2,097

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Rahway, by type

Total Home Population:10,533
Population of Family homes:6,812
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:127
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:992
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,581
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,725
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:656
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:575
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:593
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:430
Population of 85 year olds and over:133
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:3,721
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:78
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:541
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:519
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:666
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:360
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:315
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:509
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:449
Population of 85 year olds and over:284

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

 households in Rahway containing people over 60

Total Population:10,533
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:3,861
1-person household:1,471
2-or-more-person household:2,390
Family households:2,286
Nonfamily households:104
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:6,672
1-person household:1,641
2-or-more-person household:5,031
Family homes:4,526
Nonfamily homes:505

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

 homes in Rahway with multiple generations.

Total Population:10,533
Home has three or more generations:631
Home does not have three or more generations:9,902

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Rahway under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:5,960
Unmarried partner of home lead present:494
In family homes:479
Population of male led and male partner homes:12
Population of male led and female partner households:205
Population of female led and female partner households:18
Population of female led and male partner households:244
In nonfamily homes:15
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:14
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:1
No unmarried partner of home lead present:5,466
In family homes:5,452
Population of husband-wife family homes:3,749
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:225
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,478
In nonfamily homes:14

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Rahway

Total Population:22,015
Population Under 18 years:5,875
Population 18 years and over:16,140

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Rahway have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:6,262
Family home:4,719
Nonfamily homess:1,543
Male led home:634
Living alone:494
Not living alone:140
Female led home:909
Living alone:778
Not living alone:131
Population of Renter occupied homes:4,271
Family run homes:2,093
Husband-wife family:985
Other family:1,108
Male led with no wife present:260
Female led with no husband present:848
Nonfamily Homes:2,178
Male led homes:985
Male living alone:798
Male not living alone:187
Female led homes:1,193
Females living alone:1,042
Females not living alone:151

Content provided by the US Census bureau for the years 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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