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


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Plainfield

Total Population:25,006
Male Population:11,394
Female Population:13,612

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Plainfield

Both sexes38


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Plainfield

Total Population:24,707
Male Population:11,251
Under 5 years:887
5 to 9 years:851
10 to 14 years:915
15 to 17 years:568
18 and 19 years:361
20 years:163
21 years:151
22 to 24 years:473
25 to 29 years:680
30 to 34 years:614
35 to 39 years:671
40 to 44 years:820
45 to 49 years:873
50 to 54 years:910
55 to 59 years:589
60 and 61 years:253
62 to 64 years:330
65 and 66 years:175
67 to 69 years:270
70 to 74 years:308
75 to 79 years:204
80 to 84 years:105
85 years and over:80
Female Population:13,456
Under 5 years:827
5 to 9 years:807
10 to 14 years:894
15 to 17 years:632
18 and 19 years:347
20 years:177
21 years:186
22 to 24 years:493
25 to 29 years:847
30 to 34 years:739
35 to 39 years:815
40 to 44 years:1,058
45 to 49 years:1,171
50 to 54 years:1,001
55 to 59 years:809
60 and 61 years:360
62 to 64 years:464
65 and 66 years:258
67 to 69 years:371
70 to 74 years:435
75 to 79 years:341
80 to 84 years:231
85 years and over:193

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Plainfield

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:2

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Plainfield

Family led homes:6,185
Husband-wife family:2,909
Other family:3,276
Population of male led with no wife present:625
Population female led with no husband present:2,651
Population of Nonfamily homes:2,583
Population living alone:2,176
Population not living alone:407

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

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

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:3,480
Population of family homes:3,464
Husband-wife family:1,432
Under 6 years only:297
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:340
6 to 17 years only:795
Other family:2,032
Male householder, no wife present:320
Under 6 years only:66
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:67
6 to 17 years only:187
Female led with no husband present:1,712
Under 6 years only:358
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:438
6 to 17 years only:916
Nonfamily households:16
Male led households:13
Under 6 years only:2
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:10
Female led householder:3
Under 6 years only:1
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:1
Households with no people under 18 years:5,288
Family households:2,721
Husband-wife family:1,477
Other family:1,244
Male led with no wife present:305
Female led with no husband present:939
Nonfamily households:2,567
Male led householder:1,064
Female led householder:1,503

type of home by age of owner-renter

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

Total Home Population:8,768
Population of Family homes:6,185
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:162
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:778
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,348
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,597
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:565
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:567
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:747
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:343
Population of 85 year olds and over:78
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:2,583
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:50
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:227
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:341
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:566
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:247
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:296
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:479
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:275
Population of 85 year olds and over:102

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Plainfield containing people over 60

Total Population:8,768
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:3,360
1-person household:1,049
2-or-more-person household:2,311
Family households:2,192
Nonfamily households:119
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:5,408
1-person household:1,127
2-or-more-person household:4,281
Family homes:3,993
Nonfamily homes:288

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Plainfield with multiple generations.

Total Population:8,768
Home has three or more generations:944
Home does not have three or more generations:7,824

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

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

Total Population:6,379
Unmarried partner of home lead present:615
In family homes:606
Population of male led and male partner homes:16
Population of male led and female partner households:213
Population of female led and female partner households:37
Population of female led and male partner households:340
In nonfamily homes:9
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:7
Population of female led and female partner homes:2
Population of female led and male partner homes:0
No unmarried partner of home lead present:5,764
In family homes:5,747
Population of husband-wife family homes:2,651
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:294
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:2,802
In nonfamily homes:17

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Plainfield

Total Population:20,791
Population Under 18 years:6,288
Population 18 years and over:14,503

tenure of people in homes

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

Population of Owner occupied homes:4,766
Family home:3,780
Nonfamily homess:986
Male led home:373
Living alone:296
Not living alone:77
Female led home:613
Living alone:522
Not living alone:91
Population of Renter occupied homes:4,002
Family run homes:2,405
Husband-wife family:646
Other family:1,759
Male led with no wife present:272
Female led with no husband present:1,487
Nonfamily Homes:1,597
Male led homes:704
Male living alone:558
Male not living alone:146
Female led homes:893
Females living alone:800
Females not living alone:93