Jersey City Nj Population 2017

Jersey City Nj's estimated population is 247,597 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Change
2015264,2906.70%
2010247,5973.10%
2000240,0555.00%
1990228,5372.20%
1980223,532-14.10%
1970260,350-5.70%
1960276,101-7.70%
1950299,017-0.70%
1940301,173-4.90%
1930316,7156.20%
1920298,10311.30%
1910267,77929.70%
1900206,43326.60%
1890163,00335.00%
1880120,72246.20%
187082,546182.40%
186029,226326.30%
18506,856123.20%
18403,0720.00%

Jersey City Nj Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White89,94735.15%
Black or African American65,32325.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native8340.33%
Asian63,42924.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander920.04%
Some Other Race28,62511.19%
Two or More Races7,6112.97%

Population Pyramid

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Jersey City Nj Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Total Housing Units
111,244
Owner-Occupied Units
28,647
Renter-Occupied Units
70,411
Median Home Value
319,800
Median Rent
1,198
Vacancy Rate
11
Houses With Mortgage
20,698
Houses Without Mortgage
7,949
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.1

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Jersey City Nj for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.4% and the labor force participation rate is 68.3%.

Jersey City Nj Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.59
Average Family Size
3.25
Married Couple Families
37429
Male Householder (no wife) Families
5835
Female Householder (no husband) Families
17335
Non Family Households
0
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.1
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
1