Monmouth County, New Jersey Population 2019

Monmouth County, New Jersey's estimated population is 622,327 with a growth rate of -0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Monmouth County, New Jersey is the 5th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018621,354-973-0.16%
2017622,327-959-0.15%
2016623,286-1,034-0.17%
2015624,320-1,327-0.21%
2014625,647-1,333-0.21%
2013626,980-683-0.11%
2012627,663-1,439-0.23%
2011629,102-1,378-0.22%
2010630,48077,35613.99%
1990553,12449,9519.93%
1980503,17343,7949.53%
1970459,379124,97837.37%
1960334,401109,07448.41%
1950225,32764,08939.75%
1940161,23814,0299.53%
1930147,20942,28440.30%
1920104,92510,19110.76%
191094,73412,67715.45%
190082,05712,92918.70%
189069,12813,59024.47%
188055,5389,34320.23%
187046,1956,84917.41%
186039,3469,03329.80%
185030,313-2,596-7.89%
184032,9093,67612.57%
183029,2334,19516.75%
182025,0382,88813.04%
181022,1502,27811.46%
180019,8722,95417.46%
179016,9180.00%

How Many People Live in Monmouth County, New Jersey?

622,327

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White515,21382.10%
Black or African American45,1447.19%
Asian34,2555.46%
Some Other Race19,3323.08%
Two or More Races12,3911.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native9670.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2490.04%

Monmouth County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2019

Monmouth County, New Jersey Median Age

42.8


Total

41.4


Male

44.2


Female

Monmouth County, New Jersey Adults

There are 489,700 adults, (101,128 of whom are seniors) in Monmouth County, New Jersey.

Monmouth County, New Jersey Age Dependency

61.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Monmouth County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

322,359

51.37%

Male

305,192

48.63%

Monmouth County, New Jersey Households and Families

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

Monmouth County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.2%11.8%
All73.8%26.2%
Female58.8%41.2%
Male56%44%
Non Family55.1%44.9%

73.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All232,4822.6773.8
Married128,3963.3388.2
Non Family71,0951.2155.1
Female24,2533.258.8
Male8,7383.4356

3.25

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monmouth County, New Jersey Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade12,7042.91%
9th to 12th Grade18,5254.25%
High School Graduate107,71224.70%
Some College74,23217.02%
Associates Degree31,1027.13%
Bachelors Degree115,87426.57%
Graduate Degree76,02017.43%

Monmouth County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White341,848326,219159,792
Hispanic37,32327,1877,738
Black29,84326,3956,208
Asian23,72821,89416,201
Other Race11,2346,9721,703
Multiple Races4,8254,3041,809
Native American676578271
Islander16514886

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$53,286$68,397$41,292
Less Than High School$23,600$27,024$17,626
High School Grad$35,437$46,807$26,788
Some College$43,600$58,540$34,757
Bachelors Degree$67,116$91,735$52,344
Graduate Degree$88,801$118,584$68,886

$53,286

Average Earnings

$68,397

Average Male

$41,292

Average Female

Monmouth County, New Jersey Language

Monmouth County, New Jersey Language by Age

Monmouth County, New Jersey Language

82.50% of Monmouth County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 17.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.34% of the population.

Monmouth County, New Jersey Poverty

Monmouth County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White468,90425,4445.43%
Hispanic65,76411,33817.24%
Black44,0498,05818.29%
Other19,1654,45823.26%
Multiple12,2411,74514.26%
Asian34,0891,6154.74%
Native94415015.89%
Islander24710040.49%

7.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.84%

Male Poverty Rate

8.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monmouth County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monmouth County, New Jersey is Islander, with 40.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monmouth County, New Jersey is Asian, with 4.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.08%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.95%
High School10.02%
Some College6.34%
Bachelors or Greater2.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed17.76%
Male Unemployed17.22%
Female Employed4.35%
Male Employed2.99%

Monmouth County, New Jersey Income

Monmouth County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$91,807$123,664
Families$115,075$147,192
Married Families$131,942$165,797
Non Families$46,311$66,235

Monmouth County, New Jersey Marital Status

Monmouth County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Monmouth County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Monmouth 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.

Monmouth County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Monmouth County, New Jersey Veterans

28,224

Number of Veterans

26,584

Male Veterans

1,640

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam10,488
Korea3,763
First Gulf War3,084
Second Gulf War2,374
World War II2,351
Age Group Veterans
75+9,330
65 to 748,420
35 to 544,882
55 to 644,415
18 to 341,177

Monmouth County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White24,6676.06%
Black2,7958.04%
Hispanic1,1242.55%
2 or More2243.64%
Other2081.54%
Asian1920.72%
Indian13818.50%

Monmouth County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

5.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monmouth County, New Jersey Employment Status

65.9%

Labor Force Participation

61.9%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Monmouth 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

56.74%

Born in New Jersey

86.51%

Native Born

13.49%

Foreign Born

5.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.51% of Monmouth County, New Jersey residents were born in the United States, with 56.74% having been born in New Jersey. 5.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Monmouth County, New Jersey

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Long Branch3071730763460.15%
Tinton Falls1803017800-230-1.28%
Asbury Park1611415722-392-2.43%
Eatontown1268512287-398-3.14%
Red Bank1222612160-66-0.54%
Freehold1204911891-158-1.31%
Keansburg100979826-271-2.68%
Matawan88528848-4-0.05%
West Long Branch80847963-121-1.50%
Keyport72247085-139-1.92%
Rumson70656824-241-3.41%
Fair Haven61135976-137-2.24%
Little Silver59575895-62-1.04%
Manasquan59025818-84-1.42%
Oceanport58325725-107-1.83%
Belmar57865684-102-1.76%
Union Beach62735584-689-10.98%
Highlands50214824-197-3.92%
Nene City48114737-74-1.54%
Brielle47554715-40-0.84%
Spring Lake Heights46954611-84-1.79%
Atlantic Highlands43794295-84-1.92%
Bradley Beach42994246-53-1.23%
Shrewsbury380741223158.27%
Monmouth Beach32813222-59-1.80%
Spring Lake29932963-30-1.00%
Englishtown182719381116.08%
Allentown18241810-14-0.77%
Avon-by-the-Sea19001792-108-5.68%
Sea Girt18281785-43-2.35%
Lake Como17631717-46-2.61%
Sea Bright14651387-78-5.32%
Farmingdale13241293-31-2.34%
Roosevelt870854-16-1.84%
Interlaken820801-19-2.32%
Deal750733-17-2.27%
Allenhurst495487-8-1.62%
Loch Arbour195183-12-6.15%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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