Fair Lawn, New Jersey Population 2019

Fair Lawn, New Jersey's estimated population is 33,128 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Fair Lawn, New Jersey is the 24th largest city in New Jersey based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 6451.38 people/mi² (2490.88 people/km²).

The overall median age is 42.4 years, 41.2 years for males, and 43.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.7 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.86 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 Fair Lawn, New Jersey is $109,747, while the mean household income is $127,667.

Fair Lawn Nj Demographics

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

  • White: 81.94%
  • Asian: 13.25%
  • Black or African American: 1.64%
  • Two or more races: 1.58%
  • Other race: 1.47%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%

How Many People Live in Fair Lawn, New Jersey?

33,128
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201833,128-26-0.08%
201733,154800.24%
201633,074-37-0.11%
201533,1112040.62%
201432,907510.16%
201332,856950.29%
201232,7611400.43%
201132,6211930.60%
201032,4287910.25%
200031,6371,0890.35%
199030,548-1,681-0.53%
198032,229-5,811-1.64%
197038,0401,6190.44%
196036,42112,5364.31%
195023,88514,86810.23%
19409,0173,0274.18%
19305,9900.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,407
Asian4,433
Black or African American548
Two or More Races528
Some Other Race491
American Indian and Alaska Native26
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

Fair Lawn Nj Population Pyramid 2019

Fair Lawn Nj Median Age

42.4


Total

41.2


Male

43.2


Female

Fair Lawn Nj Adults

There are 26,164 adults, (5,407 of whom are seniors) in Fair Lawn Nj.

Fair Lawn Nj Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fair Lawn Nj Sex Ratio

Female

17,543

52.45%

Male

15,904

47.55%

Fair Lawn Nj Households and Families

Fair Lawn Nj Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fair Lawn Nj Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
All81.2%18.8%
Male73.3%26.7%
Non Family65.7%34.3%
Female63.8%36.2%

81.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6112.8681.2
Married7,5563.3289.3
Non Family2,4321.1165.7
Female1,2143.3163.8
Male4093.5173.3

3.29

Average Family Size

2.86

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fair Lawn Nj Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7123.03%
9th to 12th Grade8453.60%
High School Graduate4,73420.17%
Some College3,32314.15%
Associates Degree1,5376.55%
Bachelors Degree7,28131.01%
Graduate Degree5,04421.49%

Fair Lawn Nj Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,36916,4169,145
Asian2,8532,6922,091
Hispanic2,8282,455930
Black34131679
Other Race26621488
Multiple Races20619570
Native American14145
Islander141414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,108$69,219$54,980
Less Than High School$32,473$40,086$14,135
High School Grad$45,516$45,149$46,007
Some College$53,905$67,606$40,137
Bachelors Degree$70,223$82,892$60,000
Graduate Degree$79,625$92,981$74,158

$62,108

Average Earnings

$69,219

Average Male

$54,980

Average Female

Fair Lawn Nj Language

Fair Lawn Nj Language by Age

Fair Lawn Nj Language

59.02% of Fair Lawn Nj residents speak only English, while 40.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 19.39% of the population.

Fair Lawn Nj Poverty

Fair Lawn Nj Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,6377553.19%
Hispanic4,5574249.30%
Other49120140.94%
Black53316530.96%
Asian4,433501.13%

3.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.47%

Male Poverty Rate

3.33%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fair Lawn Nj

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fair Lawn Nj is Other, with 40.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fair Lawn Nj is Asian, with 1.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.23%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.91%
Some College4.82%
High School4.44%
Bachelors or Greater1.96%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed12.04%
Female Unemployed4.49%
Male Employed1.78%
Female Employed0.70%

Fair Lawn Nj Income

Fair Lawn Nj Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$109,747$127,667
Families$127,421$143,693
Married Families$138,245-
Non Families$52,000$63,317

Fair Lawn Nj Marital Status

Fair Lawn Nj Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Fair Lawn Nj Married by Age and Sex

Fair Lawn Nj Marriage

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

Fair Lawn Nj Marital Status by Race

Fair Lawn Nj Veterans

986

Number of Veterans

915

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam250
Korea205
World War II197
First Gulf War61
Second Gulf War45

Fair Lawn Nj Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9034.09%
2 or More3213.01%
Black235.48%
Hawaiian14100.00%
Indian14100.00%
Hispanic100.31%

Fair Lawn Nj Veterans by Education

2.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fair Lawn Nj Employment Status

68.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Fair Lawn 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

45.88%

Born in New Jersey

70.47%

Native Born

29.53%

Foreign Born

6.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

70.47% of Fair Lawn Nj residents were born in the United States, with 45.88% having been born in New Jersey. 6.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.