Hoboken, New Jersey Population 2018

Hoboken, New Jersey's estimated population is 55,131 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Hoboken, New Jersey is the 14th largest city in New Jersey based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 44097.65 people/mi² (17026.12 people/km²), with a household density of 8367.14 people/km² (21670.89 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 31.6 years, 31.5 years for males, and 31.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 27,093 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0.8%, with a median rent of $2001/month. The median house has 3.6 rooms, and has a value of $621,300.

The median income for households in Hoboken, New Jersey is $118,479, while the mean household income is $157,923. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201755,131870.16%
201655,0441,0111.87%
201554,0335240.98%
201453,5095611.06%
201352,9489671.86%
201251,9819921.95%
201150,9898891.77%
201050,10011,5232.65%
200038,5775,1801.45%
199033,397-9,063-2.37%
198042,460-2,920-0.66%
197045,380-3,061-0.65%
196048,441-2,235-0.45%
195050,6765610.11%
194050,115-9,146-1.66%
193059,261-8,905-1.39%
192068,166-2,158-0.31%
191070,32410,9601.71%
190059,36415,7163.12%
189043,64812,6493.48%
188030,99910,7024.33%
187020,29710,6357.71%
18609,6620.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White44,709
Asian4,644
Two or More Races1,532
Black or African American1,471
Some Other Race762
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12
American Indian and Alaska Native6

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Hoboken Nj Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hoboken Nj Median Age

31.6


Total

31.5


Male

31.8


Female

Hoboken Nj Adults

There are 46,069 adults, (3,241 of which are seniors) in Hoboken Nj.

Hoboken Nj Age Dependency

24.2

Age Dependency Ratio

7.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hoboken Nj Sex Ratio

Female

26,597

50.05%

Male

26,539

49.95%

Hoboken Nj Households and Families

Hoboken Nj Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hoboken Nj Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married51.8%48.2%
Male32.7%67.3%
All31.1%68.9%
Non Family22.3%77.7%
Female15.9%84.1%

31.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hoboken Nj Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,0632.0631.1
Non Family15,1231.5722.3
Married7,6252.8151.8
Female1,7132.7715.9
Male6022.9932.7

2.77

Average Family Size

2.06

Average Household Size

9.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hoboken Nj Households

Hoboken Nj Education

Hoboken Nj Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1852.90%
9th to 12th Grade1,1712.87%
High School Graduate3,1667.75%
Some College2,5036.13%
Associates Degree9872.42%
Bachelors Degree20,60550.43%
Graduate Degree11,24027.51%

Hoboken Nj Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,73030,00726,030
Hispanic5,3983,8921,750
Asian3,6673,6243,361
Multiple Races754706487
Black729616304
Other Race599414180
Islander111111

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

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

Hoboken Nj Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$79,687$89,941$68,204
Less Than High School$26,461$44,844$17,283
High School Grad$39,178$53,125$22,269
Some College$38,750$39,886$38,347
Bachelors Degree$81,636$90,664$70,501
Graduate Degree$97,506$112,216$80,539

$79,687

Average Earnings

$89,941

Average Male

$68,204

Average Female

Hoboken Nj Language

Hoboken Nj Language by Age

Hoboken Nj Language

79.50% of Hoboken Nj residents speak only English, while 20.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.32% of the population.

Hoboken Nj Poverty

Hoboken Nj Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,8252,35330.07%
White37,4882,1125.63%
Asian4,55349410.85%
Black1,11838033.99%
Multiple1,49932421.61%
Other7398010.83%
Islander1111100.00%

10.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.32%

Male Poverty Rate

9.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hoboken Nj

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hoboken Nj is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hoboken Nj is White, with 5.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.43%.

Hoboken Nj Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.14%
High School22.33%
Some College15.33%
Bachelors or Greater3.21%

Hoboken Nj Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.06%
Female Unemployed31.14%
Female Employed3.67%
Male Employed2.64%

Hoboken Nj Income

Hoboken Nj Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$118,479$157,923
Families$177,088$218,199
Married Families$204,067$
Non Families$100,372$116,427

Hoboken Nj Marital Status

Hoboken Nj Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.7%

Male Marriage Rate

34.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Hoboken Nj Married by Age and Sex

Hoboken Nj Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Hoboken Nj Marital Status by Race

Hoboken Nj Veterans

Hoboken Nj Veterans by War

831

Number of Veterans

783

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam222
Second Gulf War210
First Gulf War195
World War II95
Korea39

Hoboken Nj Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54255
75+200
65 to 74135
18 to 34121
55 to 64120

Hoboken Nj Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7531.92%
Hispanic2213.46%
Other395.94%
Black393.69%

Hoboken Nj Veterans by Education

10.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hoboken Nj Employment Status

Hoboken Nj Employment by Age

79.6%

Labor Force Participation

76.4%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Hoboken Nj Employment by Race

Hoboken Nj Employment by Education

Hoboken 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

42.22%

Born in New Jersey

83.67%

Native Born

16.33%

Foreign Born

8.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

83.67% of Hoboken Nj residents were born in the United States, with 42.22% having been born in New Jersey. 8.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.