Jersey City Nj Population 2017

Jersey City Nj's estimated population is 264,290 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2015264,29016,6936.74%
2010247,5977,5423.14%
2000240,05511,5185.04%
1990228,5375,0052.24%
1980223,532-36,818-14.14%
1970260,350-15,751-5.70%
1960276,101-22,916-7.66%
1950299,017-2,156-0.72%
1940301,173-15,542-4.91%
1930316,71518,6126.24%
1920298,10330,32411.32%
1910267,77961,34629.72%
1900206,43343,43026.64%
1890163,00342,28135.02%
1880120,72238,17646.25%
187082,54653,320182.44%
186029,22622,370326.28%
18506,8563,784123.18%
18403,0720.00%

Jersey City Nj Race Data

Race Population Percentage
Two or More Races7,6112.88%
Some Other Race28,62510.83%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander920.03%
Asian63,42924.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native8340.32%
Black or African American65,32324.72%
White89,94734.03%

Population Pyramid

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Jersey City Nj Housing Indicators

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

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