Gloucester County, New Jersey Population 2018

Gloucester County, New Jersey's estimated population is 292,206 with a growth rate of 0.32% 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
2017292,2069200.32%
2016291,286-417-0.14%
2016291,703520.02%
2015291,6515000.17%
2014291,1511,0000.34%
2013290,1512390.08%
2012289,9123070.11%
2011289,6056110.21%
2010288,99458,91225.60%
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
White238,509
Black or African American30,050
Asian8,737
Two or More Races7,408
Some Other Race6,324
American Indian and Alaska Native184
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander74

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

Gloucester County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Gloucester County, New Jersey Median Age

39.8


Total

38.4


Male

41.1


Female

Gloucester County, New Jersey Adults

There are 224,290 adults, (41,071 of which are seniors) in Gloucester County, New Jersey.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Age Dependency

59.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Gloucester County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

149,701

51.39%

Male

141,585

48.61%

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
Married91.9%8.1%
All79.4%20.6%
Male73.5%26.5%
Non Family64%36%
Female61.5%38.5%

79.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gloucester County, New Jersey Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All104,7622.7479.4
Married57,1703.3591.9
Non Family29,7981.2564
Female12,8363.2761.5
Male4,9583.2373.5

3.26

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gloucester County, New Jersey Households

Gloucester County, New Jersey Education

Gloucester County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,7432.40%
9th to 12th Grade11,0845.61%
High School Graduate67,85834.35%
Some College37,44618.95%
Associates Degree17,2948.75%
Bachelors Degree40,07620.28%
Graduate Degree19,0739.65%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White162,607151,22148,804
Black18,96917,3964,917
Hispanic8,4446,6201,975
Asian5,5144,7102,857
Other Race3,7892,632447
Multiple Races2,6322,333974
Native American12410415
Islander2621

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 51.81%.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,728$59,167$40,515
Less Than High School$25,989$29,969$20,864
High School Grad$36,558$47,495$25,557
Some College$45,199$57,630$35,390
Bachelors Degree$62,819$76,506$54,594
Graduate Degree$79,700$96,610$67,347

$49,728

Average Earnings

$59,167

Average Male

$40,515

Average Female

Gloucester County, New Jersey Language

Gloucester County, New Jersey Language by Age

Gloucester County, New Jersey Language

91.58% of Gloucester County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 8.42% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.58% of the population.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Poverty

Gloucester County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White228,29914,4836.34%
Black29,2434,54615.55%
Hispanic15,9793,06319.17%
Other6,1371,49024.28%
Multiple7,3551,40019.03%
Asian8,6435506.36%
Islander742432.43%

8.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.25%

Male Poverty Rate

8.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gloucester County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gloucester County, New Jersey is Islander, with 32.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gloucester County, New Jersey is White, with 6.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.67%.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.85%
High School8.84%
Some College4.87%
Bachelors or Greater2.21%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.34%
Male Unemployed16.61%
Female Employed4.25%
Male Employed2.83%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Income

Gloucester County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$78,592$94,466
Families$94,315$109,498
Married Families$108,234$123,051
Non Families$39,857$52,826

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Gloucester County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans

Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans by War

16,248

Number of Veterans

15,393

Male Veterans

855

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,304
First Gulf War2,277
Korea1,566
Second Gulf War1,478
World War II1,146

Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 745,043
75+3,885
35 to 543,433
55 to 643,169
18 to 34718

Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White14,1787.58%
Black1,7817.91%
Hispanic5615.38%
Asian1492.36%
2 or More712.14%
Other581.22%
Indian117.48%

Gloucester County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

4.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gloucester County, New Jersey Employment Status

Gloucester County, New Jersey Employment by Age

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Gloucester County, New Jersey Employment by Race

Gloucester County, New Jersey Employment by Education

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%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990