Current Black Or African American Population demographics in New Jersey 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in New Jersey

Total Population:1,204,826
Male Population:565,706
Female Population:639,120

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in New Jersey

Both sexes34


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in New Jersey

Total Population:1,150,309
Male Population:525,607
Under 5 years:41,467
5 to 9 years:42,966
10 to 14 years:46,420
15 to 17 years:30,914
18 and 19 years:17,960
20 years:8,193
21 years:7,753
22 to 24 years:21,811
25 to 29 years:33,698
30 to 34 years:32,906
35 to 39 years:34,850
40 to 44 years:38,334
45 to 49 years:39,993
50 to 54 years:36,420
55 to 59 years:27,540
60 and 61 years:9,614
62 to 64 years:12,482
65 and 66 years:6,935
67 to 69 years:9,001
70 to 74 years:11,424
75 to 79 years:7,582
80 to 84 years:4,464
85 years and over:2,880
Female Population:624,702
Under 5 years:40,167
5 to 9 years:41,343
10 to 14 years:45,520
15 to 17 years:30,117
18 and 19 years:17,826
20 years:8,654
21 years:8,304
22 to 24 years:25,223
25 to 29 years:41,738
30 to 34 years:42,811
35 to 39 years:44,782
40 to 44 years:48,220
45 to 49 years:49,769
50 to 54 years:45,159
55 to 59 years:36,391
60 and 61 years:13,236
62 to 64 years:17,068
65 and 66 years:9,537
67 to 69 years:12,994
70 to 74 years:17,428
75 to 79 years:12,711
80 to 84 years:8,492
85 years and over:7,212

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in New Jersey

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in New Jersey

Family led homes:284,213
Husband-wife family:128,513
Other family:155,700
Population of male led with no wife present:28,235
Population female led with no husband present:127,465
Population of Nonfamily homes:144,091
Population living alone:123,225
Population not living alone:20,866

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in New Jersey with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:173,762
Population of family homes:172,630
Husband-wife family:68,964
Under 6 years only:13,777
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:16,665
6 to 17 years only:38,522
Other family:103,666
Male householder, no wife present:16,059
Under 6 years only:4,067
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,933
6 to 17 years only:9,059
Female led with no husband present:87,607
Under 6 years only:17,474
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:20,188
6 to 17 years only:49,945
Nonfamily households:1,132
Male led households:657
Under 6 years only:143
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:59
6 to 17 years only:455
Female led householder:475
Under 6 years only:115
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:44
6 to 17 years only:316
Households with no people under 18 years:254,542
Family households:111,583
Husband-wife family:59,549
Other family:52,034
Male led with no wife present:12,176
Female led with no husband present:39,858
Nonfamily households:142,959
Male led householder:60,963
Female led householder:81,996

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in New Jersey, by type

Total Home Population:428,304
Population of Family homes:284,213
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:10,447
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:48,199
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:71,107
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:70,601
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:24,643
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:20,061
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:25,188
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:11,345
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,622
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:144,091
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:5,653
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:20,072
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:21,823
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:30,933
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:15,192
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:13,743
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:20,614
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:11,871
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,190

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in New Jersey containing people over 60

Total Population:428,304
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:129,337
1-person household:46,676
2-or-more-person household:82,661
Family households:77,926
Nonfamily households:4,735
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:298,967
1-person household:76,549
2-or-more-person household:222,418
Family homes:206,287
Nonfamily homes:16,131

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in New Jersey with multiple generations.

Total Population:428,304
Home has three or more generations:33,996
Home does not have three or more generations:394,308

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in New Jersey under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:318,691
Unmarried partner of home lead present:33,026
In family homes:32,418
Population of male led and male partner homes:660
Population of male led and female partner households:9,865
Population of female led and female partner households:1,694
Population of female led and male partner households:20,199
In nonfamily homes:608
Population of male led and male partner homes:6
Population of male led and female partner homes:476
Population of female led and female partner homes:49
Population of female led and male partner homes:77
No unmarried partner of home lead present:285,665
In family homes:284,704
Population of husband-wife family homes:129,407
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:15,194
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:140,103
In nonfamily homes:961

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in New Jersey

Total Population:942,427
Population Under 18 years:316,007
Population 18 years and over:626,420

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in New Jersey have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:171,748
Family home:132,859
Nonfamily homess:38,889
Male led home:14,622
Living alone:11,748
Not living alone:2,874
Female led home:24,267
Living alone:21,362
Not living alone:2,905
Population of Renter occupied homes:256,556
Family run homes:151,354
Husband-wife family:45,611
Other family:105,743
Male led with no wife present:17,309
Female led with no husband present:88,434
Nonfamily Homes:105,202
Male led homes:46,998
Male living alone:38,758
Male not living alone:8,240
Female led homes:58,204
Females living alone:51,357
Females not living alone:6,847