Hunterdon County, New Jersey Population 2019

Hunterdon County, New Jersey's estimated population is 124,628 with a growth rate of -0.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hunterdon County, New Jersey is the 18th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018124,714860.07%
2017124,628-40-0.03%
2016124,668-728-0.58%
2015125,396-451-0.36%
2014125,847-534-0.42%
2013126,381-215-0.17%
2012126,596-718-0.56%
2011127,314-5-0.00%
2010127,31919,54318.13%
1990107,77620,41523.37%
198087,36117,64325.31%
197069,71815,61128.85%
196054,10711,37126.61%
195042,7365,97016.24%
194036,7662,0385.87%
193034,7281,8435.60%
192032,885-684-2.04%
191033,569-938-2.72%
190034,507-848-2.40%
189035,355-3,215-8.34%
188038,5701,6074.35%
187036,9633,3099.83%
186033,6544,66416.09%
185028,9904,20116.95%
184024,789-6,271-20.19%
183031,0602,4568.59%
182028,6044,04816.48%
181024,5563,29515.50%
180021,2611,1085.50%
179020,1530.00%

How Many People Live in Hunterdon County, New Jersey?

124,628

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White114,34290.95%
Asian4,8333.84%
Black or African American3,4062.71%
Two or More Races1,7001.35%
Some Other Race1,3491.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native700.06%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.01%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2019

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Median Age

45.9


Total

44.2


Male

46.8


Female

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Adults

There are 99,853 adults, (20,782 of whom are seniors) in Hunterdon County, New Jersey.

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

62,816

49.97%

Male

62,901

50.03%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Households and Families

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

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.1%7.9%
All83.7%16.3%
Non Family69.9%30.1%
Female69.8%30.2%
Male66.7%33.3%

83.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All46,8222.5983.7
Married29,2953.1492.1
Non Family12,5481.1969.9
Female3,4352.7769.8
Male1,5443.1366.7

3.05

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7672.00%
9th to 12th Grade2,7143.07%
High School Graduate19,23021.72%
Some College14,09515.92%
Associates Degree5,8186.57%
Bachelors Degree26,80030.27%
Graduate Degree18,12120.47%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White78,68375,57340,423
Hispanic4,4733,5551,338
Asian3,4703,3402,314
Black1,4421,183564
Other Race70940244
Multiple Races694571358
Native American1010
Islander1044

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 asian people with a rate of 66.69%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,595$79,871$51,042
Less Than High School$23,250$27,528$18,254
High School Grad$41,066$52,019$30,772
Some College$51,450$67,241$37,374
Bachelors Degree$74,939$97,401$57,492
Graduate Degree$96,410$123,371$76,214

$62,595

Average Earnings

$79,871

Average Male

$51,042

Average Female

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Language

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Language by Age

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Language

89.64% of Hunterdon County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 10.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.12% of the population.

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Poverty

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White107,1554,0393.77%
Hispanic6,83688312.92%
Other79026233.16%
Asian4,8252334.83%
Black1,28122217.33%
Multiple1,456805.49%

4.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.07%

Male Poverty Rate

4.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hunterdon County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hunterdon County, New Jersey is Other, with 33.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hunterdon County, New Jersey is White, with 3.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.30%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.21%
High School7.63%
Some College3.92%
Bachelors or Greater1.90%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed12.37%
Female Unemployed12.35%
Female Employed2.05%
Male Employed1.95%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Income

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$110,969$143,633
Families$136,895$166,869
Married Families$150,664-
Non Families$56,916$76,668

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Marital Status

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.9%

Male Marriage Rate

57.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Hunterdon 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 45-54.

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Veterans

5,641

Number of Veterans

5,383

Male Veterans

258

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,474
Korea805
World War II449
First Gulf War403
Second Gulf War302

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,4916.02%
Black1093.89%
Hispanic601.10%
Asian150.41%
2 or More111.08%
Other110.98%
Hawaiian440.00%

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

4.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Employment Status

66.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hunterdon County, New Jersey Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

62.53%

Born in New Jersey

91.21%

Native Born

8.79%

Foreign Born

3.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.21% of Hunterdon County, New Jersey residents were born in the United States, with 62.53% having been born in New Jersey. 3.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Population of Cities in Hunterdon County, New Jersey

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Flemington45924621290.63%
Lambertville39163812-104-2.66%
High Bridge36453541-104-2.85%
Clinton27192697-22-0.81%
Glen Gardner19731915-58-2.94%
Lebanon1358166330522.46%
Frenchtown1394139510.07%
Hamn13781330-48-3.48%
Milford12281189-39-3.18%
Califon10711060-11-1.03%
Bloomsbury874845-29-3.32%
Stockton537519-18-3.35%
  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