Cliffside Park, New Jersey Population 2020

26,195

Cliffside Park is a city located in New Jersey. With a 2020 population of 26,195, it is the 34th largest city in New Jersey and the 1463rd largest city in the United States. Cliffside Park is currently growing at a rate of 0.50% annually and its population has increased by 11.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,594 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Cliffside Park has a population density of 27,407 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cliffside Park is $98,741 with a poverty rate of 12.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,392 per month, and the median house value is $443,300. The median age in Cliffside Park is 44.8 years, 42.5 years for males, and 46.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.5 males.

Cliffside Park Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cliffside Park was:

  • White: 67.20%
  • Asian: 16.20%
  • Other race: 9.53%
  • Two or more races: 3.61%
  • Black or African American: 3.41%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cliffside Park, New Jersey is 26,195, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,935.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 23,594.

Cliffside Park, New Jersey Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,72167.20%
Asian4,03016.20%
Some Other Race2,3729.53%
Two or More Races8983.61%
Black or African American8493.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.05%

Cliffside Park Population Pyramid 2020

Cliffside Park Median Age

44.8


Total

42.5


Male

46.3


Female

Cliffside Park Adults

There are 21,155 adults, (5,402 of whom are seniors) in Cliffside Park.

Cliffside Park Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cliffside Park Sex Ratio

Female

13,198

53.04%

Male

11,685

46.96%

Cliffside Park Households and Families

Cliffside Park Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cliffside Park Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married56.3%43.7%
All47.1%52.9%
Non Family43.2%56.8%
Male43.1%56.9%
Female28.4%71.6%

47.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,5352.3647.1
Married4,7993.0356.3
Non Family3,5681.1943.2
Female1,4282.8328.4
Male7402.7943.1

2.89

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cliffside Park Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1395.89%
9th to 12th Grade8924.61%
High School Graduate5,56828.78%
Some College2,61013.49%
Associates Degree8724.51%
Bachelors Degree5,43928.12%
Graduate Degree2,82514.60%

Cliffside Park Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,2628,4613,924
Hispanic5,5544,4221,651
Asian3,4653,3672,091
Other Race1,7461,549697
Black786765350
Multiple Races341315215
Native American1313

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 multiple races people with a rate of 63.05%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,077$55,862$40,704
Less Than High School$23,011$26,771$15,268
High School Grad$28,488$36,331$25,756
Some College$48,233$60,104$45,583
Bachelors Degree$58,182$68,388$50,036
Graduate Degree$78,417$86,250$63,133

$48,077

Average Earnings

$55,862

Average Male

$40,704

Average Female

Cliffside Park Language

Cliffside Park Language by Age

Cliffside Park Language

38.19% of Cliffside Park residents speak only English, while 61.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.80% of the population.

Cliffside Park Poverty

Cliffside Park Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic7,8991,42618.05%
White11,3218397.41%
Asian4,03048211.96%
Other2,37244618.80%
Multiple89825928.84%
Black849647.54%

12.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.46%

Male Poverty Rate

14.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cliffside Park

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cliffside Park is Multiple, with 28.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cliffside Park is White, with 7.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.45%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.17%
Some College15.68%
High School12.41%
Bachelors or Greater6.89%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.53%
Male Unemployed14.69%
Female Employed7.58%
Male Employed6.04%

Cliffside Park Income

Cliffside Park Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$66,952$98,741
Families$84,418$109,690
Married Families$100,528-
Non Families$41,190$73,093

Cliffside Park Marital Status

Cliffside Park Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Cliffside Park Married by Age and Sex

Cliffside Park Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Cliffside Park Marital Status by Race

Cliffside Park Veterans

524

Number of Veterans

502

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam150
World War II99
Korea92
Second Gulf War86
First Gulf War56
Name Veterans % of Total
White4322.99%
Hispanic560.88%
Black486.11%
Asian280.79%
Other160.86%

$Cliffside Park Veterans by Education

6.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cliffside Park Employment Status

64.1%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Cliffside Park 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

31.78%

Born in New Jersey

52.27%

Native Born

47.73%

Foreign Born

17.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

52.27% of Cliffside Park residents were born in the United States, with 31.78% having been born in New Jersey. 17.63% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202026,1951300.50%
201926,0651300.50%
201825,9351,1834.78%
201724,7521300.53%
201624,622490.20%
201524,573940.38%
201424,479280.11%
201324,451730.30%
201224,3785692.39%
201123,8091370.58%
201023,6726650.29%
200023,0072,6141.21%
199020,393-1,071-0.51%
198021,4642,5731.29%
197018,8911,2490.69%
196017,6425260.30%
195017,1162240.13%
194016,8921,6251.02%
193015,2679,55810.34%
19205,7092,3155.34%
19103,3940.00%