Elizabeth is a city located in Union County, New Jersey. With a 2020 population of 129,147, it is the 4th largest city in New Jersey (after Newark, Jersey City, and Paterson) and the 218th largest city in the United States. Elizabeth is currently growing at a rate of 0.10% annually and its population has increased by 3.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 124,969 in 2010. Spanning over 14 miles, Elizabeth has a population density of 10,484 people per square mile.
The average household income in Elizabeth is $60,336 with a poverty rate of 18.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,146 per month, and the median house value is $273,700. The median age in Elizabeth is 33.9 years, 33.5 years for males, and 34.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.1 males.