Jersey City Nj Population 2016

Year Population Change
2015 264,290 6.70%
2010 247,597 3.10%
2000 240,055 5.00%
1990 228,537 2.20%
1980 223,532 -14.10%
1970 260,350 -5.70%
1960 276,101 -7.70%
1950 299,017 -0.70%
1940 301,173 -4.90%
1930 316,715 6.20%
1920 298,103 11.30%
1910 267,779 29.70%
1900 206,433 26.60%
1890 163,003 35.00%
1880 120,722 46.20%
1870 82,546 182.40%
1860 29,226 326.30%
1850 6,856 123.20%
1840 3,072 0.00%

Jersey City Nj Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White 89,947 35.15%
Black or African American 65,323 25.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native 834 0.33%
Asian 63,429 24.79%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 92 0.04%
Some Other Race 28,625 11.19%
Two or More Races 7,611 2.97%

Population Pyramid