Gloucester County, New Jersey Population 2019

Gloucester County, New Jersey's estimated population is 290,850 with a growth rate of 0.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gloucester County, New Jersey is the 14th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018291,4085580.19%
2017290,8502030.07%
2016290,647-176-0.06%
2015290,8232930.10%
2014290,5308100.28%
2013289,720930.03%
2012289,6271490.05%
2011289,4785180.18%
2010288,96058,87825.59%
1990230,08230,16515.09%
1980199,91727,23615.77%
1970172,68137,84128.06%
1960134,84043,11347.00%
195091,72719,50827.01%
194072,2191,4172.00%
193070,80222,57846.82%
192048,22410,85629.05%
191037,3685,46317.12%
190031,9053,25611.37%
189028,6492,76310.67%
188025,8864,32420.05%
187021,5623,11816.91%
186018,4443,78925.85%
185014,655-10,783-42.39%
184025,438-2,993-10.53%
183028,4315,34223.14%
182023,0893,34516.94%
181019,7443,62922.52%
180016,1152,75220.59%
179013,3630.00%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White238,127
Black or African American29,948
Asian8,894
Two or More Races7,844
Some Other Race6,394
American Indian and Alaska Native87
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander78

Gloucester County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2019

Gloucester County, New Jersey Median Age

39.9


Total

38.6


Male

41.3


Female

Gloucester County, New Jersey Adults

There are 225,216 adults, (42,145 of whom are seniors) in Gloucester County, New Jersey.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Age Dependency

59.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Gloucester County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

149,783

51.41%

Male

141,589

48.59%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Households and Families

Gloucester County, New Jersey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gloucester County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.8%8.2%
All79.6%20.4%
Male75.6%24.4%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Female62.7%37.3%

79.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All104,8102.7479.6
Married57,1963.3491.8
Non Family29,8301.2564.1
Female12,7263.3462.7
Male5,0583.1975.6

3.26

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gloucester County, New Jersey Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,5702.30%
9th to 12th Grade10,2645.17%
High School Graduate67,12533.80%
Some College37,19918.73%
Associates Degree17,9079.02%
Bachelors Degree40,95920.62%
Graduate Degree20,59710.37%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White162,910152,42950,442
Black19,16517,4695,352
Hispanic8,8187,2302,237
Asian5,6924,9132,872
Other Race3,9332,890636
Multiple Races2,8692,5371,065
Native American555526
Islander383819

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 native american people with a rate of 50.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,387$60,240$40,686
Less Than High School$25,945$28,356$22,440
High School Grad$37,424$47,366$26,410
Some College$45,032$58,168$34,573
Bachelors Degree$63,093$77,060$55,086
Graduate Degree$82,943$100,933$69,359

$50,387

Average Earnings

$60,240

Average Male

$40,686

Average Female

Gloucester County, New Jersey Language

Gloucester County, New Jersey Language by Age

Gloucester County, New Jersey Language

91.24% of Gloucester County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 8.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.74% of the population.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Poverty

Gloucester County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White227,73214,1836.23%
Black29,1414,40115.10%
Hispanic16,5303,11618.85%
Multiple7,7481,66021.42%
Other6,2021,33221.48%
Asian8,8085556.30%

7.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.98%

Male Poverty Rate

8.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gloucester County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gloucester County, New Jersey is Other, with 21.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gloucester County, New Jersey is White, with 6.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.50%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.70%
High School8.27%
Some College5.24%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.07%
Male Unemployed18.14%
Female Employed4.20%
Male Employed2.93%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Income

Gloucester County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$81,489$98,029
Families$98,313$114,052
Married Families$112,495$128,362
Non Families$40,836$53,841

Gloucester County, New Jersey Marital Status

Gloucester County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Gloucester County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Gloucester County, New Jersey Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans

15,269

Number of Veterans

14,396

Male Veterans

873

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6,239
First Gulf War2,138
Second Gulf War1,461
Korea1,427
World War II848

Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White13,3317.11%
Black1,6387.22%
Hispanic5094.69%
Asian1261.94%
Other931.97%
2 or More812.27%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

4.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gloucester County, New Jersey Employment Status

67.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.4%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Gloucester County, New Jersey

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Glassboro185681983512676.82%
Woodbury101489962-186-1.83%
Pitman90158874-141-1.56%
Clayton818086144345.31%
Paulsboro60915958-133-2.18%
Westville42874211-76-1.77%
Woodbury Heights30623008-54-1.76%
National Park30432998-45-1.48%
Swedesboro25822602200.77%
Wenonah22782248-30-1.32%
Newfield15891567-22-1.38%
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