Bayonne, New Jersey Population 2019

Bayonne, New Jersey's estimated population is 65,083 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Bayonne, New Jersey is the 10th largest city in New Jersey based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 11179.84 people/mi² (4316.54 people/km²).

The overall median age is 38.6 years, 36.8 years for males, and 40 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.63 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Bayonne, New Jersey is $56,701, while the mean household income is $76,293.

Bayonne Nj Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bayonne Nj was:

  • White: 65.70%
  • Black or African American: 11.11%
  • Other race: 9.77%
  • Asian: 8.97%
  • Two or more races: 4.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.31%
  • Native American: 0.13%

How Many People Live in Bayonne, New Jersey?

65,083
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201865,083-264-0.40%
201765,347-4-0.01%
201665,351340.05%
201565,317-80-0.12%
201465,3976430.99%
201364,7544910.76%
201264,2633170.50%
201163,9468941.42%
201063,0521,2100.19%
200061,8423980.06%
199061,444-3,603-0.57%
198065,047-7,696-1.11%
197072,743-1,472-0.20%
196074,215-2,988-0.39%
195077,203-1,995-0.25%
194079,198-9,781-1.16%
193088,97912,2251.49%
192076,75421,2093.29%
191055,54522,8235.43%
190032,72213,6895.57%
189019,0339,6617.34%
18809,3725,5389.35%
18703,8340.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White43,832
Black or African American7,415
Some Other Race6,517
Asian5,982
Two or More Races2,682
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander205
American Indian and Alaska Native86

Bayonne Nj Population Pyramid 2019

Bayonne Nj Median Age

38.6


Total

36.8


Male

40


Female

Bayonne Nj Adults

There are 51,866 adults, (9,389 of whom are seniors) in Bayonne Nj.

Bayonne Nj Age Dependency

57.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35

Child Dependency Ratio

Bayonne Nj Sex Ratio

Female

33,617

50.39%

Male

33,102

49.61%

Bayonne Nj Households and Families

Bayonne Nj Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bayonne Nj Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married50.9%49.1%
All38.1%61.9%
Male30.5%69.5%
Non Family30.2%69.8%
Female23.6%76.4%

38.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,2132.6338.1
Married10,9073.4550.9
Non Family8,5711.1930.2
Female4,0473.1523.6
Male1,6883.4830.5

3.28

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bayonne Nj Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,6235.64%
9th to 12th Grade3,0896.64%
High School Graduate15,41433.14%
Some College7,61116.36%
Associates Degree2,1694.66%
Bachelors Degree10,76823.15%
Graduate Degree4,83910.40%

Bayonne Nj Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White25,63523,3909,191
Hispanic11,4958,9712,456
Black4,6964,2371,247
Asian4,3363,9192,579
Other Race3,9573,221891
Multiple Races913754295
Islander773213
Native American6857

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 59.48%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,659$48,114$38,750
Less Than High School$22,180$26,323$17,123
High School Grad$35,759$41,123$27,351
Some College$40,199$45,093$33,667
Bachelors Degree$51,930$51,992$51,886
Graduate Degree$73,570$82,443$63,967

$43,659

Average Earnings

$48,114

Average Male

$38,750

Average Female

Bayonne Nj Language

Bayonne Nj Language by Age

Bayonne Nj Language

53.61% of Bayonne Nj residents speak only English, while 46.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.58% of the population.

Bayonne Nj Poverty

Bayonne Nj Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,6984,51813.82%
Hispanic19,7063,92619.92%
Black7,3881,13015.30%
Other6,5031,00015.38%
Asian5,98276512.79%
Multiple2,68269025.73%
Native865361.63%
Islander205136.34%

15.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.33%

Male Poverty Rate

17.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bayonne Nj

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bayonne Nj is Native, with 61.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bayonne Nj is Islander, with 6.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.46%
High School15.45%
Some College12.86%
Bachelors or Greater6.98%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.44%
Female Unemployed16.64%
Female Employed7.42%
Male Employed7.37%

Bayonne Nj Income

Bayonne Nj Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,701$76,293
Families$66,679$86,289
Married Families$82,258$100,677
Non Families$38,775$51,283

Bayonne Nj Marital Status

Bayonne Nj Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Bayonne Nj Married by Age and Sex

Bayonne Nj Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bayonne Nj Marital Status by Race

Bayonne Nj Veterans

2,665

Number of Veterans

2,491

Male Veterans

174

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam842
Korea388
First Gulf War349
Second Gulf War244
World War II139

Bayonne Nj Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2896.42%
Hispanic3592.67%
Black2364.43%
Other521.13%
2 or More453.93%
Asian300.62%
Hawaiian138.39%

Bayonne Nj Veterans by Education

7.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bayonne Nj Employment Status

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Bayonne Nj Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

54.39%

Born in New Jersey

70.53%

Native Born

29.47%

Foreign Born

14.13%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

70.53% of Bayonne Nj residents were born in the United States, with 54.39% having been born in New Jersey. 14.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.