Sussex County, New Jersey Population 2018

Sussex County, New Jersey's estimated population is 141,682 with a growth rate of -2.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sussex County, New Jersey is the 17th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017141,682-3,012-2.08%
2016144,6942,4061.69%
2016142,288-1,014-0.71%
2015143,302-1,509-1.04%
2014144,811-957-0.66%
2013145,768-1,277-0.87%
2012147,045-1,121-0.76%
2011148,166-652-0.44%
2010148,81817,87513.65%
1990130,94314,82412.77%
1980116,11938,59149.78%
197077,52828,27357.40%
196049,25514,83243.09%
195034,4234,79116.17%
194029,6321,8026.48%
193027,8302,92511.74%
192024,905-1,876-7.00%
191026,7812,64710.97%
190024,1341,8758.42%
189022,259-1,280-5.44%
188023,5393711.60%
187023,168-678-2.84%
186023,8468573.73%
185022,9891,2195.60%
184021,7701,4247.00%
183020,346-12,406-37.88%
182032,7527,20328.19%
181025,5493,01513.38%
180022,5343,03415.56%
179019,5000.00%

Sussex County, New Jersey Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White134,806
Black or African American3,056
Asian2,748
Two or More Races2,228
Some Other Race1,759
American Indian and Alaska Native73
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24

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

Sussex County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sussex County, New Jersey Median Age

43.8


Total

42.8


Male

44.6


Female

Sussex County, New Jersey Adults

There are 113,585 adults, (21,270 of which are seniors) in Sussex County, New Jersey.

Sussex County, New Jersey Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sussex County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

72,935

50.41%

Male

71,759

49.59%

Sussex County, New Jersey Households and Families

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

Sussex County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.7%7.3%
All82.9%17.1%
Male74.9%25.1%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Female66.8%33.2%

82.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sussex County, New Jersey Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All53,6482.6682.9
Married31,7283.2392.7
Non Family14,7561.2268.5
Female4,8223.0666.8
Male2,3423.174.9

3.14

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sussex County, New Jersey Households

Sussex County, New Jersey Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8151.79%
9th to 12th Grade4,3534.29%
High School Graduate31,66531.21%
Some College20,93320.63%
Associates Degree8,4518.33%
Bachelors Degree23,60923.27%
Graduate Degree10,63010.48%

Sussex County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White90,75785,77130,839
Hispanic6,1065,2991,273
Black1,9761,714579
Asian1,9671,8581,293
Other Race1,162927166
Multiple Races826755280
Native American737318
Islander14146

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 65.73%.

Sussex County, New Jersey Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,601$61,618$38,313
Less Than High School$28,929$35,712$16,016
High School Grad$38,997$48,337$27,907
Some College$46,748$59,850$34,047
Bachelors Degree$62,288$82,066$50,405
Graduate Degree$82,265$101,860$67,124

$50,601

Average Earnings

$61,618

Average Male

$38,313

Average Female

Sussex County, New Jersey Language

Sussex County, New Jersey Language by Age

Sussex County, New Jersey Language

90.10% of Sussex County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 9.90% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 4.31% of the population.

Sussex County, New Jersey Poverty

Sussex County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White125,6386,1844.92%
Hispanic10,3801,28312.36%
Black2,81455319.65%
Other1,74536721.03%
Asian2,7242218.11%
Multiple2,2271446.47%
Islander24625.00%

5.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.52%

Male Poverty Rate

6.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sussex County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sussex County, New Jersey is Islander, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sussex County, New Jersey is White, with 4.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.04%.

Sussex County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.46%
High School7.60%
Some College4.45%
Bachelors or Greater2.26%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed16.07%
Female Unemployed15.49%
Female Employed2.96%
Male Employed1.86%

Sussex County, New Jersey Income

Sussex County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$87,388$105,683
Families$100,915$118,742
Married Families$109,353$128,876
Non Families$49,587$66,710

Sussex County, New Jersey Marital Status

Sussex County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Sussex County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Sussex County, New Jersey Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Sussex County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Sussex County, New Jersey Veterans

Sussex County, New Jersey Veterans by War

8,329

Number of Veterans

7,971

Male Veterans

358

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,568
First Gulf War912
Korea718
Second Gulf War711
World War II514

Sussex County, New Jersey Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,810
75+1,937
35 to 541,696
55 to 641,429
18 to 34457

Sussex County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,0297.53%
Hispanic5107.03%
Black1446.41%
Other1209.13%
2 or More363.11%

Sussex County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

3.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sussex County, New Jersey Employment Status

Sussex County, New Jersey Employment by Age

69.1%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sussex County, New Jersey Employment by Race

Sussex County, New Jersey Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sussex County, New Jersey

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hopatcong1514014384-756-4.99%
Newton81237908-215-2.65%
Franklin50644813-251-4.96%
Stanhope35973364-233-6.48%
Hamburg33003149-151-4.58%
Ogdensburg24262294-132-5.44%
Sussex21422039-103-4.81%
Branchville831788-43-5.17%
Andover601571-30-4.99%
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