Union County, New Jersey


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Union County NJ
Total Population 557,320
Total Households 187,916
Median Household Income 89,185
Median Age 40
Median Age Male 38
Median Age Female 41
---------------- AGE BY SEX ---------------
Total Male 271,607
(M) under 5 17,906
(M) 5 to 9 18,583
(M) 10 to 14 18,965
(M) 15 to 17 11,370
(M) 18 and 19 7,004
(M) 20 3,983
(M) 21 3,915
(M) 22 to 24 10,175
(M) 25 to 29 18,054
(M) 30 to 34 18,197
(M) 35 to 39 19,477
(M) 40 to 44 18,782
(M) 45 to 49 19,728
(M) 50 to 54 20,323
(M) 55 to 59 19,181
(M) 60 and 61 6,135
(M) 62 to 64 8,061
(M) 65 and 66 5,214
(M) 67 to 69 6,315
(M) 70 to 74 7,533
(M) 75 to 79 4,531
(M) 80 to 84 4,496
(M) 85 and older 3,679
Total Female 285,713
(F) under 5 17,372
(F) 5 to 9 17,863
(F) 10 to 14 18,398
(F) 15 to 17 10,987
(F) 18 and 19 6,479
(F) 20 3,222
(F) 21 3,334
(F) 22 to 24 10,724
(F) 25 to 29 17,141
(F) 30 to 34 18,534
(F) 35 to 39 19,482
(F) 40 to 44 19,608
(F) 45 to 49 20,857
(F) 50 to 54 21,428
(F) 55 to 59 19,999
(F) 60 and 61 7,178
(F) 62 to 64 8,913
(F) 65 and 66 5,502
(F) 67 to 69 7,477
(F) 70 to 74 9,833
(F) 75 to 79 6,942
(F) 80 to 84 6,214
(F) 85 and older 8,226
------------- HOUSEHOLD INCOME ------------
Less than $10,000 9,840
$10,000 to $14,999 6,017
$15,000 to $19,999 7,552
$20,000 to $24,999 7,654
$25,000 to $29,999 7,394
$30,000 to $34,999 7,202
$35,000 to $39,999 7,494
$40,000 to $44,999 7,106
$45,000 to $49,999 6,104
$50,000 to $59,999 12,061
$60,000 to $74,999 17,396
$75,000 to $99,999 22,548
$100,000 to $124,999 17,858
$125,000 to $149,999 12,534
$150,000 to $199,999 16,006
$200,000 or More 23,150
------------------- RACE ------------------
White Alone 315,421
Black or African American Alone 117,852
American Indian and Alaska Native Alone 1,509
Asian Alone 27,819
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone 184
Some Other Race Alone 80,495
Two or More Races 14,040
Two Races Including Some Other Race 4,217
Two Races Excluding Some Other Race, and Three or More Races 9,823
------------ HISPANIC / LATINO ------------
Not Hispanic or Latino 386,131
Hispanic or Latino 171,189
-------------- MARITAL STATUS -------------
Population 15 years and older 448,233
Male 15 years and older 216,153
(M) Never Married 85,062
(M) Now Married 111,777
(M) Married, Spouse Present 99,216
(M) Married, Spouse Absent 12,561
(M) Separated 4,638
(M) Other 7,923
(M) Widowed 6,055
(M) Divorced 13,259
Female 15 years and older 232,080
(F) Never Married 81,440
(F) Now Married 106,406
(F) Married, Spouse Present 94,264
(F) Married, Spouse Absent 12,142
(F) Separated 5,867
(F) Other 6,275
(F) Widowed 21,226
(F) Divorced 23,008
---------------- HOME VALUE ---------------
Total Owner Occupied Housing Units 110,762
Less than $10,000 1,413
$10,000 to $14,999 99
$15,000 to $19,999 72
$20,000 to $24,999 185
$25,000 to $29,999 165
$30,000 to $34,999 199
$35,000 to $39,999 71
$40,000 to $49,999 165
$50,000 to $59,999 240
$60,000 to $69,999 68
$70,000 to $79,999 420
$80,000 to $89,999 335
$90,000 to $99,999 190
$100,000 to $124,999 1,609
$125,000 to $149,999 1,619
$150,000 to $174,999 4,819
$175,000 to $199,999 4,714
$200,000 to $249,999 11,261
$250,000 to $299,999 14,717
$300,000 to $399,999 25,122
$400,000 to $499,999 13,894
$500,000 to $749,999 17,513
$750,000 to $999,999 6,420
$1,000,000 or More 5,452
------------ PUBLIC ASSISTANCE ------------
Total Households 187,916
With Public Assistance Income 4,842
No Public Assistance Income 183,074
-------------- HOUSING TENURE -------------
Total Housing Units 187,916
Owner Occupied 110,762
Renter Occupied 77,154
------------ VEHICLES AVAILABLE -----------
Total Vehicles 308,857
------------- EDUCATION BY SEX ------------
Population 25 years and older 377,040
Male 25 years and older 179,706
(M) No Schooling Completed 3,120
(M) Nursery to 4th Grade 3,328
(M) 5th and 6th Grade 4,533
(M) 7th and 8th Grade 3,721
(M) 9th Grade 2,884
(M) 10th Grade 2,560
(M) 11th Grade 3,095
(M) 12th Grade, No Diploma 4,055
(M) High School Graduate, Ged, or Alternative 54,018
(M) Some College, Less than 1 Year 7,206
(M) Some College, 1 or More Years, No Degree 22,291
(M) Associate's Degree 8,888
(M) Bachelor's Degree 35,806
(M) Master's Degree 15,814
(M) Professional School Degree 5,265
(M) Doctorate Degree 3,122
Female 25 years and older 197,334
(F) No Schooling Completed 3,551
(F) Nursery to 4th Grade 2,728
(F) 5th and 6th Grade 4,602
(F) 7th and 8th Grade 3,830
(F) 9th Grade 2,554
(F) 10th Grade 2,777
(F) 11th Grade 2,264
(F) 12th Grade, No Diploma 3,349
(F) High School Graduate, Ged, or Alternative 56,243
(F) Some College, Less than 1 Year 8,331
(F) Some College, 1 or More Years, No Degree 25,332
(F) Associate's Degree 13,331
(F) Bachelor's Degree 41,729
(F) Master's Degree 20,296
(F) Professional School Degree 4,173
(F) Doctorate Degree 2,244
---------------- OCCUPATION ---------------
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining 253
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 133
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction 120
Construction 15,625
Manufacturing 25,782
Wholesale Trade 9,689
Retail Trade 28,719
Transportation and Warehousing, and Utilities 25,302
Transportation and Warehousing 23,237
Utilities 2,065
Information 7,213
Finance and Insurance, and Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 24,325
Finance and Insurance 19,508
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 4,817
Professional, Scientific, and Management, And Administrative and Waste Management Services 35,789
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services 20,568
Management of Companies and Enterprises 321
Administrative and Support and Waste Management Services 14,900
Educational Services, and Health Care and Social Assistance 60,690
Educational Services 25,509
Health Care and Social Assistance 35,181
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation, and Accommodation and Food Services 20,701
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation 4,483
Accommodation and Food Services 16,218
Other Services, Except Public Administration 13,089
Public Administration 10,826

source: 2017 US Census - American Community Survey